EqUUal Access at General Assembly 2017

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From gatherings to celebrations and workshops, EqUUal Access is hosting an event every day of General Assembly.  See below for a complete list.  Plan to join us at one of our events, or simply swing by the EqUUal Access booth #408.  We’d love to get to know you!

Gathering of Disabled Religious Professionals / Religious Professionals with a Disability

Who: Disabled Religious Professionals / Religious Professionals with a Disability

What: Come for community, for food, and to begin a conversation on how we might support one another’s vocations in Unitarian Universalism. Members of all UU religious professions are welcome.

When: Wednesday, June 21 from 6:15 PM to 7:15 PM

Where: Hampton Inn & Suites, Cottonmill Room

Accessibility and Inclusion Ministry (AIM) Gathering

Who: Local AIM Teams

What: AIM Congregations gather to discuss their experiences and ways forward.

When: Thursday, June 22 from 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM

Where: Convention Center, room 213

EqUUal Access Celebration

Who: Everyone

What: Join us as we honor our sermon contest winner, two new AIM certified congregations, and those individuals who have worked for justice for our community during their lifetime.

When: Friday, June 23 from 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM

Where: Convention Center, room 213

The Right to Be Rescued: Climate & Disability Workshop

Who: Everyone

What: Disasters disproportionately affect people with disabilities.  As the frequency and severity of disasters rises with climate change, the courts have recognized that we have a right to be rescued.  Hear the stories, learn about emerging best practices, and explore how you and your congregation can be part of creating solutions.

When: Saturday, June 24 from 3:15 PM – 4:30 PM

Where: Convention Center, room 433

 

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