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Upcoming Events

We have a full calendar of trainings and events with Ability Tools for 2021 and beyond! We make it our goal to reach out to the community for local events and trainings. If you have a suggestion for an event or training to add on our calendar, please contact us.

Accommodations
If you need additional accommodation(s) to participate in an Ability Tools training or event, requests must be made ten business days prior to the training or event by emailing us at accommodations@abilitytools.org or contacting 1-800-390-2699 or 1-800-900-0706 TTY.

List of Ability Tools Trainings & Events

#CAComingTogether Conference Series: Assistive Technology Thursday, April 22nd, 2021 • 9:00AM - 4:30PM (PST)

Sponsor Organization: The California Foundation for Independent Living Centers (CFILC), The California Association of Area Agencies on Aging (C4A), Ability Tools

Presenters: For presenter details, visit the Conference Website

Type: Event
Category: Ability Tools
Location: Zoom • • ,

Description:
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You asked, we delivered! CFILC, C4A, and Ability Tools proudly continue the conversation from our Integrated Conference with a special one-day virtual web conference on Thursday, April 22 (Earth Day) focused on assistive technology. Join professionals in the assistive technology, aging, and disability fields to learn to learn, grow, and network!

Interactive workshop topics: AT Makers, AT Smart Home, AT for Connection and Companionship, and much more! Agenda here (Subject to change).

For more information, email: IntegratedCONFhelp@gmail.com 

Join our Facebook Event Page for updates. Follow us on social media! Use hashtag: #CAComingTogether

Who Should Attend:
AT Advocates, ILC Staff, DLDC Staff, AT Centers, AT Professionals, Members of the general public who could benefit from learning about assistive technology.

Materials:
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Accommodations:
If you need additional accommodation(s) to participate in an Ability Tools training or event, requests must be made ten business days prior to the training or event by emailing us at accommodations@abilitytools.org or contacting 1-800-390-2699 or 1-800-900-0706 TTY.

California AT Act - State Financing & ReportingRegister for Training Wednesday, May 19th, 2021 • 2:30PM - 3:30PM (PST)

Sponsor Organization: California Foundation for Independent Living Centers

Presenters: Kathrine Crowley, CFILC's Ability Tools Program Manager

Type: Webinar
Category: Ability Tools
Location: Webinar Platform
Webinar URL will be provided in a confirmation email.

Description:
Ability Tools, a program of California Foundation for Independent Living Centers (CFILC), we will be Continuing their series of webinars outlining the activities established by the AT Act. This is in order to better serve the disability community by providing an overview of the activity “State Financing”. During this training, we will be discussing:

• Definition of State Financing under the AT Act
• Examples of State Financing Activities
• Execution of State Financing Activities
• Special considerations due to COVID 19
• How to report in California's data tracking system: NATADS



The Training objective of this webinar is to clarify the details of the reportable activities under the AT Act. This is with the intention of facilitating more frequent and effective execution of, and more comprehensive reporting of, required activities under the AT Act.

Who Should Attend:
AT Advocates, ILC Staff, DLDC Staff, AT Centers and other AT Professionals performing activities underneath the AT Act

Accommodations:
If you need additional accommodation(s) to participate in an Ability Tools training or event, requests must be made ten business days prior to the training or event by emailing us at accommodations@abilitytools.org or contacting 1-800-390-2699 or 1-800-900-0706 TTY.

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