Guam CEDDERS Facilitated a Document and Website Accessibility Training at DISID

Community Services: Training
On July 24, Sherolyn Guerrero, Guam CEDDERS Disability Media Specialist, Leah Abelon, GSAT Center Coordinator, and Christina Jung, Guam CEDDERS Research Associate, conducted a training on Document and Website Accessibility at the Department of Integrated Services for Individuals with Disabilities (DISID). The training was part of several events hosted by DISID in celebration of the 27th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Seventeen individuals attended the training, which included representatives from the Judiciary of Guam, Guam Community College, Department of Labor, Guam Housing & Urban Renewal Authority (GHURA), DISID, and Flametree.

Website & Document Accessibility Training

Community Services: Technical Assistance Community Services: Training Guam Systems for Assistive Technology

Website and Document Accessibility Training Logos

Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm
Location: GSAT House 19, Dean Circle, University of Guam

Seating is limited.
Must be registered to attend.

To register or to request for reasonable accommodations, please call Sherry Guerrero at 735-2477, or email

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This activity is supported by funding from the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, Grant No. 90DD0014-03-00, and the Administration on Community Living, Grant No. 1701GUSGAT, and facilitated by the University of Guam Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research, and Service (Guam CEDDERS). The University of Guam is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

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Creating Accessible Documents Training

Community Services: Training
Group of people participating in a training.
Carla Torres, Assistive Technology and Special Projects Program Coordinator, provided training to staff of the Small Business Administration and the Small Business Development Center (SBDC) on November 20, 2015. The training demonstrated how to create accessible text documents using Microsoft Word and how to create accessible and tagged PDFs in Adobe Acrobat Pro. This training was at the request of the SBDC’s Director Casey Jeszenka in an effort to ensure accessible documents are available to individuals with disabilities.