Disability Awareness and Inclusion Training

Diversity is a fact, inclusion is an act, belonging is the goal.

BORP provides training to help organizations and businesses break down barriers and open up opportunities in order to create a welcoming and inclusive environment for people with disabilities.

Training Content

BORP’s trainings offer real life examples and practical tools that help people with disabilities feel they belong at your program or facility. Whether you are a nonprofit, government agency or business, we can customize a training to meet your unique needs.

Topics covered may include:

  • History of disability
  • Communication and language
  • Creating an inclusive environment
  • Programmatic and organizational access
  • Disability laws
  • Service dogs
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Training sessions are developed and delivered by instructors with disabilities who draw on their own first-hand experiences and their longstanding expertise working in the disability community.

Who We Serve

While BORP specializes in providing training in recreation and service-related fields, we work with a wide variety of organizations and businesses. Clients have included: Golden Gate National Recreation Area, East Bay Regional Parks, Sonoma County Parks, Pennsylvania Naturalists, Land Trust Alliance, Justice Outside, Palo Alto Children’s Museum, Visit Oakland, Bay Area Rapid Transit, and educational institutions.

Schedule a Training

For more information or to schedule a training, contact Bonnie Lewkowicz at