Click here to check out our Calendar of Events >>

June 2019 Learning Community:

Topic: People First: Creating positive experiences for people with disabilities. 

Meeting Date: Wednesday, June 19, 2018
Presenter: Lea Klepees and Deborah Gaskin 
Meeting Time: 8:30 – 10:30 AM
Meeting Location:  Metropolitan Community College - Penn Valley, Education Center, Room EC19. 

The session is an introduction to disability etiquette and awareness. It focuses on destroying biases and stereotypes of people with disabilities and provides tools for positive interactions. 

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

1.​ Utilize people first language. 
2.​ Implement accessible programming/events. 
3.​ Provide positive experiences for people with disabilities. 

8:30 AM: Light breakfast and informal networking
8:45 AM: Introduction of each Learning Community participant 
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM: Presentation and discussion



Contact Us

Cultural Competency Collective of Greater Kansas City

Convening, Educating and Mobilizing for Social Change.

Your Name: *

Your Organization:

Your e-mail Address: *

Subject: *

Message: *

Thank you for contacting us.
Your message has been sent. We will be in touch soon.