The public can attend a county candidates’ forum presented by the Anne Arundel County Commission on Disability Issues and more than a dozen organizations representing individuals with disabilities. The free candidates’ night will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13, at the Providence Center Baldwin Industries, 1254 Ritchie Highway, Arnold.
Candidates for county executive and county council will answer questions on disability issues. Co-chairmen and moderators are Joanna Clarke and Iris Littig, commission members.
Additional sponsors of the event are the Providence Center, the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging and Disabilities, Abilities Network, Arundel Lodge, The ARC of the Central Chesapeake Region, Bello Machre, Care Connections, Disabled American Veterans, Langton Green, Making Choices for Independent Living, Oasis: The Center for Mental Health, Omni Inc., Opportunity Builders Inc., United Cerebral Palsy of Southern Maryland, and Vesta Inc. – Odenton.
For more information or if you require accommodations, notify the Americans with Disabilities Act Office at least seven working days prior to the event at 410-222-4383 (V) or TTY calls via Maryland Relay 711.