ALEXANDRIA, Va. (July 17, 2020) – Federally insured credit unions can join a meaningful conversation on the importance of financial inclusion for persons with disabilities and the 30th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act during a webinar hosted by the National Credit Union Administration on Thursday, July 23, beginning at 2 p.m. Eastern.
“As we commemorate the anniversary of the ADA, the NCUA reaffirms its commitment to creating an inclusive work environment for all employees and ensuring equal access to the 12.2 percent of our staff who report having a disability,” NCUA Chairman Rodney E. Hood said. “We are committed to providing access to services, tools, and needed resources to perform their jobs effectively and reach their full career potential.”
During the webinar, Chairman Hood will discuss how organizations can expand their efforts to ensure the disabled have equal access to opportunities and resources with Michael Morris, Director of the National Disability Institute, and Jennifer Laszlo Mizrahi, a disabilities rights advocate and President of RespectAbility.
Online registration for this two-hour webinar is now open (opens new window) (You will be leaving NCUA.gov and accessing a non-NCUA website. We encourage you to read the NCUA's exit link policies. (opens new page).) . Participants will be able to log into the webinar and view it on their computers or mobile devices using the registration link. They should allow pop-ups from this website.
Please email technical questions about accessing the webinar to firstname.lastname@example.org. This webinar will be closed captioned and archived online approximately three weeks following the live event.