I.D.E.A. Updates & Inititiaves

December 2023

My name is Julie Schwartz and I am the Inclusion, Diversity, Equity and Access (IDEA) Leader for the Texas Academy.  In addition, I am serving as the Annual Conference Co-Chair.  Each month I will be sharing information about Diversity, Equity and Access, which can help you better serve patients and clients.  Please follow us on social media as we will be posting valuable information as well.

Please note listed below are a few months/days that we have chosen to focus on.  If there is something you would like to see included, please feel free to contact us.

January

National Poverty Month

National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month

January 4- World Braille Day

January 15- Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 27- International Holocaust Remembrance Day