People with obvious and not-so-obvious disabilities need accommodation in order to participate fully. As a presenter, you may or may not be aware of a participant's need for accommodations. In addition to accommodating the accessibility needs of participants who request them, you are urged to follow these basic accessibility guidelines for every workshop activity.
more guidance on the Unitarian Universalist Association website, including information about
accommodating people with specific accessibility needs
Though focused on inclusion of children, Welcoming Children with Special Needs: a Guidebook for Faith Communities by Sally Patton (
: Unitarian Universalist Association, 2004) can also help leaders of adult workshops.
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Last updated on Saturday, October 29, 2011.
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