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Margaret Keith honored with the 2017 KUDOS Lifetime Achievement Award

The Santa Cruz County Commission On Disabilities presented Margaret Keith with the 2017 KUDOS Lifetime Achievement Award.

Elan and Annamarie joined the SDR team!

Please welcome Elan and Annamarie, SDR's newest advisers

Kelly Comstock joins the SDR team!

Please welcome Kelly to the SDR staff, she joined us in January of 2017.

Events

Community Groups & Events

S.A.D.E. CSUMB Club

Student Awareness for Disability Empowerment (S.A.D.E.) will collaborate and inform the CSUMB community of current trends, issues, and developments related to disability rights and awareness through events, presentations, and programs. Meetings for the FALL 2017 Semester will be held on Wednesdays from 7:00-8:00 in Heron Hall, room 114 beginning August 30. For location information, please email sade@csumb.edu.

Contact: sade@csumb.edu

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Join CSUMB's Student Awareness for Disability Empowerment club activities!

For more information, to request sign language interpreters or disability accommodations for SADE activities contact student leader Summer Faso sade@csumb.edu

S.A.D.E Events

Event Date Time Location Description
Psych Society Collaboration Monday, October 23, 2017 6:30-7:30 PM Heron Hall, Room 124 Mental Health and Stigma Awareness
KIN Club Collaboration Tuesday, October 24, 2017 Time: TBD Location: TBD A Day with a Disability Activities
Psi Chi Collaboration Wednesday, October 25, 2017 6-7 PM Location: TBD Stereotype vs Fact BINGO
SADE Ableism Awareness Workshop Wednesday, October 25, 2017 7-8 PM Student Center, Room 120 Teach students and staff about how to advocate for disability rights and how to fight against ableism
SADE Movie Night Thursday, October 26, 2017 7-9 PM Saratoga Community Center, East Campus Watch Memory Keeper's Daughter and discuss the accuracy of the movie in comparison to what people with Downs Syndrome actually face and how their disability impacts the family.
Student Panel about Ableism Friday, December 1, 2017 6-8PM Student Center, Room 120 Teach students and staff about how to advocate for disability rights and how to fight against ableism.

Monterey-Salinas Transit (MST)

Provide your feedback to improve public transit! Send or call in comments for the Mobility Advisory Committee (MAC) & the ADAPT-R meetings.

1-888-MST-BUS1

MCCEPD

"Monterey County Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities (MCCEPD) works to educate employers and the public on the qualifications, motivations, and the nature of commitment of people who have disabilities. This all-volunteer organization is committed to expanding awareness of abilities instead of limitations. We foster individual potential and eliminate stereotypes to provide an atmosphere conducive to employment excellence in a competitive environment. We strive to maximize employee retention and workforce diversity."

Excerpt from https://www.mccepd.com/about-us.html

Point Lobos Easy Access Adventures

Point Lobos State Natural Reserve (Carmel) - Easy Access Adventures Explore the wonders of Point Lobos seashore along trails that are fully compliant with ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) standards. Tour at your own pace, whether you walk fast or slow, are pushing a stroller or walker, using a cane or a wheelchair. Scheduled events with docents enhance the experience.

Easy Access Adventures Dates

Want to Advertise your Disability-Related Activity?

Do you have a disability-related event or activity that you would like to promote on this page?

Please contact Student Disability Resources (SDR):

student_disability_resources@csumb.edu

(831) 582-3672