Policy and Procedure Review

The policies and procedures of any municipality should support their work to include people with disabilities in all programs, activities, and services they provide. Able Access reviews policies that oftentimes provide a stumbling block for the disability community and include the following:

Human Resources:

  1. Staff Accommodations Request Policy
  2. Storage of Title II Accommodations Disclosures and Medical Information
  3. Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
  4. Requirements for Fringe Benefits
  5. Ongoing staff training schedule and/or training requirements

Public Meetings:

  1. Public Meeting Checklist
  2. Public Meeting Notice Requirements
  3. Public Meeting Accommodations Policy

Public Programs:

  1. Eligibility for Parks and Recreation Programs
  2. Parks and Recreation Inclusion Policies
  3. Recreation Accommodations Request Policy
  4. Policies for Fixed-Route Transportation
  5. Policies for ADA Paratransit Eligibility

Administration/General

  1. ADA Grievance Policy/Procedure
  2. ADA Questions Policy/Procedure
  3. Timelines for Ongoing ADA Review

Able Access compares existing policies with the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act and best practices across the given field.

Services

Latest News

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Voters with disabilities want their voices heard and that’s not always easy. One Horry County voter with a disability said there’s a lot riding on this upcoming election for those in her community.

Advocates fight for thousands of SC workers with disabilities paid less than minimum wage

Many people with disabilities are working for less than the minimum wage across South Carolina. Advocates across the state are working to change that.

Events

Thu 03

Equip Hangout

December 3 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Paper-textured off-white background. Text in light blue and indigo says 'FUNDable at home.' Below are two rows of icon illustrations of socks, champagne flute and glass, potted plant, charcuterie board, candlestick, record player, teapot, and teacup. Below the text says 'Friday, December 4, 7:30-8:30'
Fri 04

Fundable At Home

December 4 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm