Celebrates the 31st Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

Published July 26, 2021 celebrates the 31st Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act by promoting accessibility education and awareness.

Today, on the 31st Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), celebrates the inclusion and access promoted by the historic civil rights law for Americans with disabilities. The Americans with Disabilities Act guarantees equal opportunity for individuals with disabilities to access businesses, employment, transportation, telecommunications, and state and local government programs and services as well.’s mission is to create objective and trustworthy information and resources to become a catalyst for equal access to the physical and digital worlds. To that end, has identified critical barriers to accessibility, which include but are not limited to:

  • Accessibility
  • Discrimination
  • Education
  • Effective Communication
  • Employment
  • Transportation

To promote access and equality, has worked to remove barriers by implementing the following resources for professionals working in accessibility:

  • Dedicated legal database
  • Continuing education opportunities 
  • Live trainings and conferences
  • Newsletters to promote trends and best practices in accessibility
  • Monthly legal recaps
  • Guides, best practices, and policies and procedures

AccessibilityPlus 2022 is proud of our role in promoting accessibility and equal access while recognizing there is much work to be done. As we welcome a new year in 2022, we have opened registration for AccessibilityPlus 2022, which will feature monthly events dedicated to promoting actionable solutions in implementing accessibility initiatives. Registration is limited. For more information about the conference, speakers, and topics, please visit our AccessibilityPlus Event Calendar.

Registration for our third annual event, Before You Spend Another Penny: Bake Accessibility into Your Procurement Process, is now available at no cost for viewers for a limited time.