Americans with Disabilities Act

6:01pm

Wed May 6, 2015
Arts & Culture

Creative Growth Art Center gives artists with disabilities a place to shine

"Untitled" by Meyshe Shapiro-Nygren, Creative Growth artist

Eleven percent of Bay Area residents live with a disability. That includes developmental disabilities like autism, cerebral palsy, and Down syndrome. Society makes accommodations for people with these conditions when they're young and in school, like mandated special needs education. But once they’ve aged out, life can become even more challenging. And in the U.S., history has not been kind.

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7:49pm

Wed October 8, 2014
Your Legal Rights 7pm 10.08.14

The Americans With Disabilities Act and the Obligations of Small Businesses

The Americans With Disabilities Act and the Obligations of Small Businesses. Guests: Steven Schraibman, ADA Compliance Expert/Architect; Martin Orlick, ADA Compliance  Attorney; Regina Dick-Endrizzi, Executive Director, Office of Small Business, County of San Francisco; and Carole Conn, Director of Public Service Programs, San Francisco Bar Assn.

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12:00am

Tue December 24, 2013
Arts & Culture

Today on Your Call: What’s the history of the disability rights movement?

  

On today's Your Call, we'll rebroadcast a conversation we had with longtime disability rights activists. One of the most important aspects of the disability rights movement was the focus on independent living, which emerged in California in the 1960s. Five decades later, people with disabilities are still on the front lines, often getting arrested in Washington DC . What gains have they made and what are they still fighting for?  That’s on the next Your Call with Rose Aguilar and You.

Guests:

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5:44pm

Wed November 6, 2013
Your Legal Right 7pm 11.06.13

Employment Law -- ADA Issues in the Workplace

Employment Law - the Americans With Disabilities Act Issues in the Workplace. 

Guests:  Employment Law attorneys:  Bryan Schwartz and John Hyland.

Listeners please call with questions or comments for Chuck and his guests: 415-841-4134.  

5:44pm

Wed November 6, 2013
Your Legal Right 7pm 11.06.13

Employment Law -- ADA Issues in the Workplace

Employment Law - the Americans With Disabilities Act Issues in the Workplace. 

Guests:  Employment Law attorneys:  Bryan Schwartz and John Hyland.

Listeners please call with questions or comments for Chuck and his guests: 415-841-4134.  

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