Determining ADA Complementary Paratransit Eligibility Virtual Workshop

/Determining ADA Complementary Paratransit Eligibility Virtual Workshop

Determining ADA Complementary Paratransit Eligibility Virtual Workshop

March 5, 2024 @ 11:00 am – March 8, 2024 @ 3:00 pm
Zoom Virtual Workshop
Easterseals Project Action

Workshop Description

This workshop provides transit professionals and managers with the information and tools to develop a comprehensive approach to conducting accurate paratransit eligibility determinations. This workshop will provide participants helpful tips and best practices in determining ADA complementary paratransit eligibility. Participants will also receive informational resources on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements for eligibility determination processes.

Workshop Modules Include:

Module 1:  Overview of ADA Paratransit Eligibility
Module 2: Foundation and Developing a Process for Accurate, Thorough ADA Eligibility Determinations
Module 3: Interview Techniques
Module 4: Conducting Physical Functional Assessments
Module 5: Conducting Cognitive Functional Assessment
Module 6: Determinations for People with Visual Impairments
Module 7: A Framework for Making Difficult Determinations
Module 8: Eligibility Appeals Process
Module 9: Implementing Trip-by-Trip Eligibility

March 2024 Workshop

Date: Tuesday, March 5 – Friday, March 8, 2024
Time: 11:00am–3:00pm ET/10:00am-2:00pm CT/9:00am-1:00pm MT/8:00am-12:00pm PT
Instructor: Kristi McLaughlin, Easterseals Project Action
Registration Fee: $500 (Payment must be made by credit card)

Registration Deadline – Registration will close for this workshop when 20 participants have registered or on Friday, March 1, 2024 whichever occurs first.