The Disability and Accessibility Action Group brings attention to obstacles facing the disability and d/Deaf communities and encourages changes that support the rights of these community members.
We focus on ensuring that disability rights are respected and access to community events and services are readily available and communicated clearly.
Read more about the events and activities of H-CAN’s Disability and Accessibility action group.
The following event took place as a joint event with H-CAN and Stand Up 4 Lower Merion (SU4LM) on Sunday, March 24, 2019 from 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. at St. Christopher’s Church in Gladwyne, PA.
What messages are our children receiving from us and the world about what it means to be disabled?
October is "Disability Awareness and Acceptance Month" and in accordance with this designation, H-CAN’s and Stand-up 4 Lower Merion’s (SU4LM) Disability and Accessibility Action Group along with Disability Equality in Education hosted "End the Awkward! Modern Language & Etiquette for Talking To & About People With Disabilities ... And What Not To Say ;)” on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Hope United Methodist Church in Havertown.