Determining ADA Complementary Paratransit Eligibility Virtual Workshops

Date Published: February 28, 2024

Virtual workshop opportunity from Easterseals!

Workshop Description
This workshop provides transit professionals and managers with the information and tools to develop a comprehensive approach to conducting accurate paratransit eligibility determinations. This workshop will provide participants helpful tips and best practices in determining ADA complementary paratransit eligibility. Participants will also receive informational resources on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requirements for eligibility determination processes.

Workshop Modules Include:
Module 1:  Overview of ADA Paratransit Eligibility
Module 2: Developing an Appropriate Process
Module 3: Interview Techniques
Module 4: External Fasct0rs and Setting Appropriate Conditions
Module 5: Interview and Assessments for Applicants with Physical Functional Disabilities
Module 6: Interview and Assessments for Applicants with Cognitive Disabilities
Module 7: Interview and Assessments for Applicants with Vision Disabilities
Module 8: A Framework for Making Difficult Determinations
Module 9: Eligibility Appeals Process
Module 10: Implementing Trip-by-Trip Eligibility

Virtual Workshop: Individual Registration for Public Workshop
Anyone can sign up for our public virtual workshops. The dates and times for scheduled workshops are below. Organizations can register as many of their staff as they would like.

  • March Workshop: March 5 – March 8, 2o24
  • May Workshop: May 7- May 10, 2024

Time: 11:00am–3:00pm ET/10:00am-2:00pm CT/9:00am-1:00pm MT/8:00am-12:00pm PT
Instructor: Kristi McLaughlin, Easterseals Project Action
Registration Fee: $500 (Payment must be made by credit card)

Learn more and register here!