ADA Live! - Episode 14: Service Animals

Event Date/Time: 

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014
1:00 PM EST - 1:30 PM EST




Mark your calendars – ADA Live! Episode 14: Service Animals. This month’s guest speaker is Rebecca Williams, Information Specialist - Training and Technical Assistance for the Southeast ADA Center, and the host is Cheri Hofmann, Distance Learning Coordinator for the Southeast ADA Center. In this episode, we will discuss: What is the definition of a service animal? Is a service animal the same as a companion animal, psychiatric animal or therapy pet? Does a business have to serve a customer who has two service animals? We will discuss some of the issues involving access for individuals with disabilities using service animals in places of business and in housing. A Resource Sheet for learning more about service animals will also be posted after the broadcast on

HOW TO PARTICIPATE: No registration is required. On the day of the live broadcast, links to the live audio and real-time captioning will be available on or live broadcast on BlogTalkRadio - ADA Live! You can submit questions, explore resources and connect to archived shows through

“ADA Live!” (WADA) is a free monthly internet-based radio talk show for individuals interested in learning more about their rights and responsibilities under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).  Sponsored by the Southeast ADA Center, the show airs on the first Wednesday of each month from 1:00 p.m. -1:30 p.m. (Eastern) and 12 Noon-12:30 p.m. (Central).

From the Sponsor: 

Region 4 - Southeast ADA Center


Business, Employer, State and Local Government, People with Disabilities


State and Local Government (ADA Title II), Employment (ADA Title I), General ADA Information, Public Accommodations (ADA Title III), Other Laws, Hospitality


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