LLAC Conference 2021

THANKS TO ALL 2021 PRESENTERS & ATTENDEES!

and of course to the organizing committee for another great conference


Securing Language Access Through Adversity: Building Resilient Communities

July 21 & July 22

The Louisiana Language Access Conference, “Securing Language Access Through Adversity: Building Resilient Communities” will be held on Wednesday, July 21 and Thursday, July 22, 2021 – 8:30AM to 2:45PM CT the conference will be held virtually due to pandemic restrictions. This conference will address our three areas of focus in justice, education, and healthcare with presentation dedicated with topics for advocates, community members, service & healthcare providers, educators, administrators, policy makers and interpreters/translators. It will provide for an educational opportunity for all attendees to become advocate across all three area. It is one of the best opportunities to network other language justice advocates, language accessibility experts and like-minded individuals focused addressing barriers for the LEP community. This conference is open to any interested party. Interpretation and closed captioning will available. All sessions are held on Central Time.

The cost of conference registration is $50.00 and registration is required to attend the conference. Continuing Educational Units (CEUs, CMEs, CLEs) for several professions represented in each area of focus will be available at a cost of $75.00 (includes the registration and CEU). We anticipate your full commitment and participation to the entire scheduled time of this conference to be able to have the full benefits.

Click here to register for the LLAC Conference 2021

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I need help!! If you are helping an individual without internet access register or attend this conference or if you are unable to register online please email us to languageaccessla@gmail.com with your request & contact information or call us to 504-568-5748 for assistance. Requests for granting professional or employee leave to attend the conference can also be emailed to languageaccessla@gmail.com.

Conference Day Information & Documents

2021 Conference Program

Presentations and Presenter Shared Documents

Please note that these are the document that have been approved to be shared.

DAY 1

LA Voz de la Comunidad Presentation Doc

Luke’s House Presentation Docs

Jefferson Parish Public School System Presentation Docshttps://louisianalac.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/Language-Access.pdf

Sarah Babcock Keynote Address Presentation

Southern Poverty Law Center Presentation

Louisiana Supreme Court Plans Presentation

Certificate Commission for Healthcare Interpreters (CCHI) Docs

LanguageLine Solutions Presentation

DAY 2

Family Services at Children’s Wisconsin Presentation

BML, Language Consultants Presentation

Education: TEA Language Solutions Presentation

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office for Civil Rights Presentation

Interpreting and Translation Program, University of New Orleans Presentation

Justice: TEA Language Solutions Presentation

TNOLA Learning Presentation

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