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Calendar of Events

Service Animals in Action: What Do the Laws Say?
Start Date/Time:
Thursday, September 30, 2021 10:30 AM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
End Date/Time:
Thursday, September 30, 2021 12:00 PM (UTC-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)
Recurring Event:
One time event
Importance:
Normal Priority
Category:
Provider Trainings
Description:

Event announcement from Services for Independent Living

Location: Online

This workshop will offer a basic overview of various federal and state legislation as they pertain to service animals, emotional support animals, and other assistance animals, including, but not limited to, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA) and the Fair Housing Act of 1988. Participants will gain a basic understanding of service dogs and various other assistance animals that are used. Additionally, this workshop will provide participants with basic tips on how to interact with and work with individuals with disabilities who use service animals and/or other assistance animals. Participants will also meet service animal handlers, hear their perspectives as handlers, and learn about the various tasks the service animals perform for their handlers.

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Owned by Kmcconnell On Tuesday, September 14, 2021