- Americans with Disabilities Act: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Area L AHEC are committed to equality of educational opportunity and do not discriminate against applicants, students, or employees on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or veterans’ status. Participants requiring reasonable accommodations for disabilities to participate fully in a continuing education activity should contact Area L AHEC by phone at (252) 972-6958, no later than 14 days prior to the program.
It is the policy of Area L AHEC to afford individuals with disabilities, who require the assistance of a service animal (any dog or miniature horse that is individually trained to do work or perform tasks for individuals with a disability), equal opportunity to access Area L AHEC property, courses, trainings, and activities. Therapy animals (animals that provide emotional support or passive comfort that alleviate one or more of the identified symptoms or effects of a disability) are not considered to be service animals under this policy.
This policy complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990 as amended; Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 (P.L. 93-11) and 45 CFR Part 84; Fair Housing Act of 1968 42 U.S.C. 3601 et seq; Chapter 49.60 RCW; and Chapter 478-128 WAC.