Upcoming Events

Federal Reasonable Accommodations Best Practices Working Group Meeting

Date: Wednesday, February 19, 2014
Description: 9:30am - 11:30am EST - Washington, DC 20210

TOPIC:  Personal Assistance Services (PAS) in the Workplace – Panelists will share experiences from a variety of Federal Agencies on providing Personal Assistance Services to employees with disabilities in the workplace and on work-related travel.

Who Should Attend: Mark your calendar and plan to attend this meeting if you are responsible for putting Reasonable Accommodations in place for Federal employees....

LOCATION:  Department of Labor, Main/Visitor’s Entrance, 200 Constitution Avenue NW, Washington, DC  20210

ROOM:  C5320 (Requires an Escort) 

CLOSEST METRORAIL STATION:  Red Line - Judiciary Square.  Use the DC Courts exit.

PARKING:  public parking garage on the corner of 3rd & D Streets.  Cost is $18.00/day (daily rate only; no hourly rate).  On-street parking is limited due to high volume generated by the nearby courts and police station.

SECURITY REQUIREMENTS FOR ENTRY INTO THE BUILDING:  Government issued ID or valid DMV issued driver’s license or non-driver ID.

Panelist Participation:  If your agency currently has a model in place for providing Personal Assistance Services and you are interested in sharing your experiences, please contact Ms. Carr at Annette.carr@dot.gov

Registration for attending the meeting in person required by C.O.B. Monday February 10, 2014

To register and meet security requirements, send an e-mail to Ms. Carr at Annette.carr@dot.gov, with the subject line, “FRABP Working Group” and the following information in the body:

• your full name as it appears on the ID you will be using to get through security,

• your e-mail address and

• name of the federal agency you are employed by

TELECONFERENCING DIAL-IN INFORMATION:  Will be sent out closer to the event date.


• ASL interpreting services will be provided. 

• For all other reasonable accommodation requests for this meeting please contact Ms. Paz, Paz.Annette@dol.gov no later than C.O.B. Wednesday, February 12, 2014. 

To find the document with full details of the event, navigate to the Resources tab, click on Documents, open the folder  Accommodation Practices in the Shared Documents, and click on the document titled "Federal Reasonable Accommodations Best Practices Working Group Meeting".