CCDC Advanced Advocacy Disability & Employment Training Announcement 5-12-2016
05/12/2016 - 9:00am - 4:30pm
Colorado Cross Disability Coalition
Spring 2016 Training Opportunity Announcement
Advanced Advocacy Training – Disability and Employment
Colorado Cross-Disability Coalition (CCDC) is excited to announce the Spring 2016 Advanced Advocacy Class
American With Disabilities Act – Disability & Employment Programs, Incentives and Compliance
This training provides an advanced education opportunity for community activists or for those looking for additional skills necessary to work in the field of disability services, advocacy, community organizing, the legislative process, and civil rights law.
The Benefits-Disabled and Working
Thursday May 12, 2016
· Employment Regulations - Disability Accommodation Requests – EEOC and Complaints - Jennifer Purrington - Disability Law Colorado (confirmed)
· Employment Incentives (1619A, 1619B, Pickle Amendment - qualified clients falling through the cracks) Peter Komlos-Hrobsky- Colorado Legal Aide - (unconfirmed)
· Employment & Disabled Vetererans - Michelle McHenry Edrington (Confirmed)
· Medicaid Buy-In - Donna Sablan – CCDC (Confirmed)
· Success and Barriers for Persons Disabled and Employed.
Location: The Gill Foundation
2215 Market St, Denver, CO 80205 · (303) 292-4455
Date and Time: Thursday May 12, 2016 9:00 AM – 4:30 PM
CCDC Members committed to the CCDC Volunteer/Advocacy Team (10 hrs in 6 months)-free
Affiliate/organization cost - $150 per applicant (second applicant from same organization $75)
CCDC Certificate of Completion – No cost
CCDC DU (CEU’s) Continuing Education Units = 1 credit $25 (Application and payment must be submitted by registration deadline – May 5, 2016)
REGISTRATION DEADLINE – May 5, 2016 - Registration limited to first 20 Applicants.
To register: Complete the class registration (below) and send it to Sheryle Hutter (CCDC Advocacy Support and Training Coordinator) by email email@example.com.
CCDC Advanced Advocacy Training is provided through partnership with the
University of Denver, University College, the Gill Foundation. Champion Sponsors for the CCDC Advocacy Training Program are Colorado Access, Rocky Mountain Health Plans Accountable Care Collaborative, the Colorado Trust, and Anthem Colorado, These sponsors are truly the champions for People with Disabilities, a full list of CCDC Sponsors can be found at
CCDC Members - Please Note: CCDC cannot provide travel, rooms, support services, or expense reimbursement for class attendees from outside the metro area, however, remote access through teleconference is being investigated for interested registrants - Please note that this teleconference line is a long distance call.
Please submit disability accommodations to firstname.lastname@example.org
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