Parks, Recreation and Tourism: Impacts of the ADA past, present and future
Learning Areas:Diversity and culture
Describe the most significant impacts of the ADA on parks, recreation and tourism Identify emerging trends for serving people with disabilities
Keyword(s): Disabilities, Accessibility
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I am the Executive Director of the National Center on Accessibility that focuses on inclusion and accessibility for persons with disabilities in parks, recreation and tourism. For forty years I have witnessed and influenced the evolution of inclusion and accessibility to parks and recreation. NCA is a leading authority on access issues unique to park and recreation programs and facilities and the factors for achieving personal wellness and building healthy communities for people with disabilities.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.