Disability Awareness Training for Business

about 2 years ago

Do you want to make your business more accessible? Would you like your employees to gain more of an understanding on how to work with people living with disability?

Council is hosting a Disability Awareness Business Workshop in Ulladulla and Nowra. The workshop will be facilitated by Sean Willenberg from NSW Business Chamber and aims to support employees gain a better understanding of what disability means.

Nowra Workshop
Wednesday, 13 September, 5.00pm – 7.30pm at Shoalhaven City Council Administration building, Bridge Street Nowra

Ulladulla Workshop
Wednesday, 20 September, 5.00pm – 7.30pm at Ulladulla Civic Centre, 81b Princes Highway, Ulladulla.

The workshop aims to:
  • Look at myths and misconceptions surrounding disability and people living with disability.
  • Recognise how these misconceptions translate into everyday language and what respectful communication involves.
  • Enable participants to familiarise themselves with possible situations they may encounter with people with disability specific to their workplace.
  • Build capacity of participants to engage and deal respectfully with people living with disability.
RSVP essential: Contact - council@shoalhaven.nsw.gov.au or phone 4429 3456.

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