Disability Awareness & Community Education

Disability Awareness & Community Education 2017-08-24T12:22:41+00:00

WDSRA Disability Awareness & Community Education Program

Heighten your sensitivity to people with special needs. Through the WDSRA Disability Awareness programs hands-on activities you can begin to get a feel for what it feels like to have a disability. Programs are tailored to your group’s specific interests.

Who the Program is for:

Individuals, businesses, school groups, etc. in our 9 member districts.

Highlights/benefits of the Program:

Trainings can help you learn:

  • How it may feel to have a disability
  • How to interact with someone who has a disability
  • How to reduce the fear of the unknown
  • How to recognize a person’s abilities
  • Proper terminology to use
Disability stations available include:
  • Physical Disability
  • Visual Impairment
  • Hearing Impairment
  • Intellectual Disability
  • Autism
Additional Resources

Disability Awareness Brochure

Contact Us

For more information, contact Dori Napolitano, Day Program Manager, at 630-681-0962 ext569, 630-384-8569 (direct) or dorin@wdsra.com.