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Disability Etiquette Infographic

Click here to view a pdf of this disability etiquette infographic created by CPP student William Herrera

Click here to view a text only version of this infographic

Ability Awareness and Advocacy Club

This student organization chartered in 2014 advocates for students with disabilities on campus. The club is open to all students with and without disabilities. The club looks to provide resources and support for students with disabilities through on and off campus organizations and raise awareness of issues affecting students with disabilities.

President: Colin Danahy cbdanahy@cpp.com
Advisor: Jimmie Flannigan jpflannigan@cpp.edu

Access & Compliance Team (ACT):

Campus-wide committee comprised of cross-divisional members who examine compliance issues & make recommendations to the university to improve access to the campus for persons with disabilities.

Co-chairs: Dr. Kevin Colaner (909) 869-3365 and Carmen-Munoz Silva (909) 869-5152

Accessible Technology Initiative (ATI):

Provides resources & training to ensure accessibility of web, instructional materials, & electronic & IT procurement.

Phone Number: (909) 979-6457
Website: http://www.cpp.edu/~accessibility/

Achievement, Retention, & Commitment to Higher Education Success (ARCHES):

Provides academic & personal support services to students with disabilities to help facilitate graduation.

Phone Number: (909) 869-2386
Location: Building 1 Room 214
Website: http://www.cpp.edu/~drc/arches

Active Minds

Active Minds is a national 501(c)3 organization that empowers students to speak openly about mental health in order to educate others and encourage help-seeking. This student organization is changing the culture on campuses and in the community by providing information, leadership opportunities and advocacy training to the next generation. Through campus-wide events and national programs, Active Minds aims to remove the stigma that surrounds mental health issues, and create a comfortable environment for an open conversation about mental health issues on campuses nationwide.

President: Maritza Triveno activemindscpp@gmail.com
Advisor: Ty Ramsower taramsower@cpp.edu

Counseling Services:

Offers individual, couples & group therapy, workshops, outreach services, non-credit courses and relaxation training.

Phone number: (909) 869-3220
Location: Building 66 Room 116
Website: http://www.cpp.edu/~healthcounseling

Disability Resource Center:

Provides academic accommodations & support services to students who have mobility, visual, or hearing impairments, chronic health conditions, & attention, learning or psychological disorders.

Phone Number: (909) 869-3333
Location: Building 9 Room 103
Website: http://www.cpp.edu/~drc

Mental Health First Aid

Training available to students, staff and faculty to provide initial help to people experiencing mental health problems such as depression, anxiety disorders, psychosis and substance use disorders. Mental Health First Aid USA is coordinated by the National Council for Community Behaviorial Healthcare, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, and the Missouri Department of Mental Health and coordinated on this campus by Organizational Development and Training.

Phone Number: (909) 869-3732
Location: Building 98-B1-35
Website: http://www.cpp.edu/~odt

Office of Diversity & Compliance:

Guides, directs, assists and monitors the administration, faculty, and staff to ensure fair and equal treatment of all individuals, including compliance with the American with Disability Act (ADA) and state disability laws for all faculty and staff matters.

Phone Number: (909) 869-4646
Location: CLA Bldg 98/Rm B1-20
Website: http://www.cpp.edu/~diversity

Studio 6:

Multimedia space for faculty & staff providing one-on-one assistance with web page development, scanning, uploading/downloading files, digital video capturing & editing, graphics preparation, accessible documents or eLearning tools.

Phone Number: (909) 869-3099
Location: Library Rm 2810
Website: https://elearning.cpp.edu/services-and-programs/studio-6.php

Veterans Mental Health 101 Workshop Presented by Veterans Affairs:

The workshop for CPP faculty and staff held on April 29, 2015 discussed mental health concerns student veterans may experience as they adjust to the classroom environment.  To view the slide show presented by Veterans Affairs, please click here: Veterans Mental Health 101 Presentation

Community Resources

Ability First:

Provides recreational, socialization, and employment programs and services for people with disabilities.

Phone Number: (909) 621-4727
Location: 480 South Indian Hill Blvd, Claremont, CA
Website: http://www.abilityfirst.org/index.aspx

Braille Institute:

Nonprofit Organization provides services & programs for people who are blind & visually impaired, including adaptive equipment & mobile apps.

Phone Number: (323) 663-0867
Location: 741 North Vermont Ave. Los Angeles, CA 90029
Website: http://brailleinstitute.org/

Disability.gov:

Federal website links to over 14,000 resources from federal, state and local government agencies; academic institutions; and nonprofit organizations.

Website: https://www.disability.gov/

Disability Etiquette Guide:

Link to printable guide provided by the United Spinal Association covering a vast range of disabilities.

Website: http://www.unitedspinal.org/disability-etiquette/#Introduction

Disability Resource Directory:

Provides links by subject to a variety of disability resources.

Website: http://www.disability-resource.com/disabilityresource.html

Greater Los Angeles Agency on Deafness (GLAD):

Provides a variety of services including: peer counseling, independent living skills, health education, employment assistance, & interpreting services to those who are deaf & hard of hearing.

Phone Number: (323) 478-8000
Location: 2222 Laverna Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90041
Website: http://www.gladinc.org/

Jefferson Transitional Programs (JTP):

Nonprofit that works to educate & empower individuals who carry a mental health diagnosis. Services include: Creative Arts, Vocational Support, Peer-driven Wellness, & Anti-stigma Outreach.

3839 Brockton, Riverside, CA 92501
Telephone: (951) 686-5484
Website: http://www.jtpfriends.org

Push America:

National Non-Profit Organization providing services to people with disabilities offering accessible construction grants.

Website: http://pushamerica.org/

Service Center for Independent Living (SCIL):

Services include: Self-advocacy training, assistive technology, independent living skills training, & information & referral services.

Phone: (909) 621-6722
Location: 107 Spring Street, Claremont, CA 91711
Website: http://scil-ilc.org

Tri-Cities Mental Health:

Public agency serving Claremont, La Verne & Pomona. Services include: psychotherapy, clinical case management, medication support, peer-to-peer support, education, linkage & referral, vocational training & support, & socialization activities.

Phone Number: (909) 623-6131
Location: 2008 North Garey Ave., Pomona, CA 91767
Website: http://www.tricitymhs.org