Louisville Cultural Accessibility Association

The Louisville Cultural Accessibility Association is made possible by Greater Louisville Imagine 2020 through a partnership between the American Printing House for the Blind Museum, Actors Theatre of Louisville, and Kentucky Performing Arts. In 2020, LCAA will offer quarterly professional development sessions for arts and cultural administrators, an event page for accessible event listings, an equipment loan program, professional training in audio description for visual and performing arts and a network of organizations committed to access and inclusion.

 

2020 Professional Development Dates

 

Accessibility 101 at Cultural Consortium meeting

Postponed, date to be determined.

Farnsley Moreman House.

Register for the Accessibility 101 Workshop

 

LCAA’s  Accessibility Equipment Loan Program

Postponed, date to be determined,

The Kentucky Center

Register for LCAA ‘s Accessibility Equipment Loan Program Workshop

 

Service Animals and Tactile Tours

Thursday, September 17th, 2020.  9:30am – 11:00am

American Printing House for the Blind

Register for the Service Animals and Tactile Tours Workshop

 

Accessibility on a Budget

Thursday, December 10th, 2020.  9:30am – 11:00am

TBD

Register for the Accessibility on a Budget Workshop

 

Previous Meetings 2019

 

Let’s Talk About Accessibility – Community Conversation

December 12, 2019. 9:00AM – 10:30AM
Locust Grove

 

Let’s talk About Accessibility – Transcript

 

Audio Description for Performing Arts

December 2, 9, and 16, 2019. 10:00AM – 4:30PM
Kentucky Performing Aarts

Presented by Kentucky Performing Arts

 

Accessibility and Non-Traditional Spaces

September 26, 2019. 9:00AM – 10:30AM
Berrytown Recreational Center

Presented by Evan Hatfield, Co-Founder, Chicago Cultural Accessibility Consortium

Llearn more about presenter Evan Hatfield

 

Accessibility and Non-Traditional Spaces – Transcript Download

 

Audio Description for Museums and Cultural Organizations

August 15, 2019. 8:30AM – 4:30PM
American Printing House for the Blind (APH)

Presented by Micheal Hudson, Museum Director and  Maria E. Delgado, Director of Accessibility; American Printing House for the Blind

Audio Description for Museums and Cultural Organizations – Presentation Download

Audio Description for Museums and Cultural Organizations – Transcritp Download

How to Give The Best Experience to Groups with Adults with Intellectual Disabilities

June 27, 2019. 9:00AM – 10:30AM
Carnegie Center for Art & History
Presented by Terri Thomas, Chief Program Officer at Harbor House of Louisville

How to Give the Best Experience – Transcript Download

 

The Americans with Disabilities Act and Cultural Organizations

April 25, 2019. 9:00AM – 10:30AM
American Printing House for the Blind
Presented by Heidi Schissler Lanham, Legal Director
Kentucky Protection and Advocacy

ADA and Cultural Organizations – Presentation Download

ADA and Cultural Organizations – Transcript Download

 

Project made possible by Louisville Metro Government in partnership with the Fund for the Arts.