Talk | People First: Creating Positive Experiences for People with Disabilities

Presented by The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City MO

Dec 14 2019
Talk | People First: Creating Positive Experiences for People with Disabilities presented by The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City MO

People First | Dec. 14, 2-3 p.m. | An interactive presentation that builds awareness of people with disabilities and the barriers they face

Join Lea Klepees, development and community relations specialist at The Whole Person, for an interactive presentation that builds awareness of people with disabilities and the barriers they face. Participants will engage with People First Language and learn how using thoughtful terminology can foster positive attitudes about people with disabilities and eliminate stigma, generalizations and stereotypes.

ADMISSION INFO

Free Admission

Contact: 8167511278

Email: ask@nelson-atkins.org

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Dec 14, 2019 at 02:00 pm - 03:00 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

4525 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO 64111

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PARKING INFO

Entrance to the Parking Garage is off Oak Street, just south of 45th Street. The garage is fully ADA accessible. Parking is $10 per car | Free for members A free lot at the corner of 45th Street and Rockhill Road is available first come, first served. Public parking may not be available there during special events.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Assisted Listening System
    • Audio Description
    • Closed Caption
    • Info
    • Sign Language
    • Wheelchair Access

American Sign Language interpreters are available free of charge for talks and presentations. To schedule an interpreter, please contact communityprograms@nelson-atkins.org or call 816-751-0441.

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