The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) will hold a live Twitter chat on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, from 2:00 to 3:00 pm (eastern). This will be an opportunity to discuss personal assistants as workplace accommodations.
The public is encouraged to participate by submitting questions and comments using the hashtag #eyeonJAN
. JAN Principal Consultants will use this opportunity to discuss what JAN means by "personal assistants." Personal assistants include job coaches, personal attendants, job assistants, interpreters, readers, and service animals. This Twitter chat will touch on what personal assistants do, common legal issues, and real-life situations and solutions.