The work of the RESNA Accommodations SIG (Special Interest Group) / Challenging Workplace and Home Accommodations

Wednesday, August 23, 2017


This webinar will focus on topics frequently encountered by members of RESNA’s Accommodations Special Interest Group. Resources for accommodations in the home and workplace will be discussed, along with some of the more unusual options for commercial products, such as virtual presence. This webinar will be a unique opportunity to gain ideas and resources for your own practice as well as interactive opportunity to seek and provide input on challenging accommodation scenarios. Participants will receive numerous resources for home and workplace accommodations. Discussion items will include:

  • Workplace accommodations, ergonomics, and employment issues

  • Home modifications and environmental modifications

  • Unique accommodation needs for rural settings

Multimedia Archives

Note: Captioning will only be available on the Blackboard Collaborate Formated version of the presentation available in the Blackboard Webinar Archives link. Captions are not available in the MP4 version of the presentation.


Cindi Pichler Senior Assistive Technology Specialist, Independence First

Linda Vogelman Assistant Director of Independent Living Services, Society’s Assets