Monthly Archives: July 2017

Impacting Families for Over 27 Years

7/20/2017

“The Ann Arbor Center for Independent living has had an impact on our family for multiple generations. Starting with Angie, who in 1995, entered into a transitional Independent living program sponsored by Ann Arbor CIL. Now 22 years later, Angie is providing computer training to youth and adults. Kris advocates for better safety regulations when it comes to mobility vehicles. Chance is receiving peer mentoring support, and Kaylee enjoys the drop in art program. The… Impacting Families for Over 27 Years

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Education and ADA

7/18/2017

Education and the ADA: Advocating and Providing Accommodation for More Successful Students Thursday, August 3rd 3:00-4:30 P.M. Join us at the University of Michigan Chemistry & Dow Willard H Laboratory, 930 University Ave. Ann Arbor, MI 48109 – Room #1640 (Nearby parking is located at the Thayer Parking Structure or Hill Street Garage) Seminar Objectives Include: Understanding educational legislation Accessing educational accommodations in higher education Ensuring equal access for student success Preparing for the transition… Education and ADA

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Financial Planning Training

7/17/2017

Financial Planning Training for consumers How to get on the road toward financial self-sufficiency Financial Literacy is essential to asset building and independent living. Come learn and review the foundations of financial literacy and leave with tips and tricks for better fiscal management and asset building. Presenter: Gabrielle D’Angelo, CAIA Financial Advisor July 18, 2017 3:00 pm- 4:30 pm at the Ann Arbor CIL 3941 Research Park Drive Ann Arbor, MI 48108   Light Refreshments will… Financial Planning Training

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Hero Nation- SAVE THE DATE

7/14/2017

Hero Nation Saturday, September 9th, 1pm-6pm Parkridge Community Center Hero Nation is a FREE, family-friendly comic convention that celebrates superheroes and diversity with the mission that everyone has a hero inside of themselves that deserves to be celebrated. Hero Nation also seeks to amplify the voices of marginalized people including people of color, LGBTQ people, people with disabilities and women. Hero Nation–Ypsilanti was inspired by: The need for more visibility for everyday heroes and positive people The… Hero Nation- SAVE THE DATE

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Learn how to be an Effective Interviewer TODAY

7/13/2017

Join our presenters   Elise Hall, HR Professional and Paula Finnegan, IL & Employment Specialist for the 3rd workshop of our 3 part series. Effective Interviewing Thursday, July 13, 2017 3pm-4:30pm Craft the perfect interview answers Learn the secret to a 15 sec elevator pitch designed to WOW them Hear effective techniques that help you stand out from the competition RSVP at careerservices@aacil.org by emailing your name and phone number. For more information, questions or… Learn how to be an Effective Interviewer TODAY

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DAST and ADA Responsibility Training

7/13/2017

Disability Awareness Sensitivity Training (DAST) & Employer Responsibility Under the ADA Thursday, July 13th 1:00P.M.-3:00P.M. Angela Walker is a founder and managing partner of the Ann Arbor-based civil rights firm, Blanchard & Walker, PLLC. Carolyn Grawi is the Executive Director of the Ann Arbor CIL. She works to uphold and go beyond the Americans with Disabilities Act to promote access for all. Seminar Objectives Include: Anticipating and addressing disability issues Appropriately interacting with people with disabilities in… DAST and ADA Responsibility Training

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Growing Hope Job Posting

7/12/2017

Growing Hope is currently hiring a part-time Development and Administrative Support person. Please link below and pdf attached. This is a part-time position that provides administrative support to all types of fundraising activities and annual fundraising plans. This person will manage donor database, donor communications, and support donor research., reporting to the Development Director. We are seeking a friendly, efficient, thorough, and detail-oriented person to help support our internal administrative operations as well as externally-focused… Growing Hope Job Posting

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DAST and Employer Responsibility under the ADA Training

7/12/2017

The Ann Arbor CIL is offering a FREE Disability Awareness and Sensitivity Training and Employer Responsibility under the ADA Training Seminar Objective Include: – Anticipating and addressing disability issues – Appropriately interacting with people with disabilities in the workplace – Avoiding common mistakes in addressing employee requests for accommodations – Understanding the nuts and bolts of State and Federal disability law There are three dates to attend this training and become better equipped to work… DAST and Employer Responsibility under the ADA Training

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