Date(s) - Saturday, May 5
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Acceptance, Access and Inclusion of People with Disabilities
“The severity of one’s disability does not determine their level of potential. The greatest barriers that persons with disabilities have to overcome are not steps or curbs, it’s expectations.” -Karen Clay
Our speakers will explore:
- Who is in the population of People with Disabilities?
- What is that population facing in terms of Housing? Work? Education? Safety? Healthcare?
Dani Anderson Dani is the Executive Director of the Independent Living Resource Center (ILRC) which serves Ventura, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo Counties. She has been appointed to the California State Independent Living Council by Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.
Lee Ann Holland Lee Ann is an advocate and grassroots organizer. She is a co-founder of Thrive Conejo, which supports inclusive education in our area.