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Tuesday, May 14 • 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Inclusion - Baseline Training LIMITED

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Limited Capacity seats available

Inclusion is the practice of creating equitable environments where all individuals have an opportunity to be involved and achieve success. This introductory training will provide its participants with a foundational understanding of what inclusion means and why it is so essential for our programs. We will discuss certain practices and models that we can take back to our professional settings to create a more inclusive environment.

Learning Goals:
  • Gaining an understanding of what the ADA is and who it includes;
  • Creating an expanded understanding of children with disabilities;
  • Discussing the importance of Person First Language; and
  • Understanding the City of Cambridge's Inclusion Initiative  and how to access supports for the youth serving Out of School Time programs.
“Takebacks” from this Workshop:
  • Understand how to create an inclusive environment in their programs

Dinner will be provided.

Assistant Facilitator
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Zach Solomons

Facilitator, Inclusion Initiative, Dept. of Human Services
Zach Solomons has been in the mental healthcare field since 2014 working with a variety of populations in various settings. Currently, Zach is the Inclusion Specialist for the Department of Human Service Programs where he works to support youth, families, and staff members in after-school... Read More →

Tuesday May 14, 2019 6:30pm - 8:30pm EDT
Citywide Senior Center, Ballroom 806 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139

Attendees (8)