Civl Rights - ADA

West Central Indiana
Economic Development District
1718 Wabash Ave., Terre Haute, IN 47807

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Grievance Procedures under the Americans with Disabilities Act

This Grievance Procedure is established to meet the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ("ADA").  It may be used by anyone who wishes to file a complaint alleging discrimination on the basis of disability in the provision of services, activities, programs, or benefits by the West Central Indiana Economic Development District, Inc (herein after referred to as the “Agency”).  The Agency's Personnel Policy governs employment-related complaints of disability discrimination and its Title VI Policy covers alleged complaints of discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

The ADA complaint should be in writing and contain information about the alleged discrimination such as name, address, phone number of complainant and location, date, and description of the problem.  Alternative means of filing complaints, such as personal interviews or a tape recording of the complaint, will be made available for persons with disabilities upon request.

The complaint should be submitted by the grievant and/or his/her designee as soon as possible but no later than 60 calendar days after the alleged violation to:

Pat Macke (pmacke@westcentralin.com 

ADA Coordinator
1718 Wabash Ave.,

Terre Haute, IN 47807

(812) 238-1561

Within 15 calendar days after receipt of the complaint, the ADA Coordinator, or his/her designee, will meet with the complainant to discuss the complaint and possible resolutions.  Within 15 calendar days of the meeting, the ADA Coordinator, or his/her designee, will respond in writing, and where appropriate, in a format accessible to the complainant, such as large print, Braille, or audio tape.  The response will explain the position of the Agency and offer options for substantive resolution of the complaint.

If the response by the ADA Coordinator, or his/her designee, does not satisfactorily resolve the issue, the complainant and/or his/her designee may appeal the decision within 15 calendar days after receipt of the response to the West Central Indiana Economic Development District, Inc. Board of Directors, or their designee.

Within 15 calendar days after receipt of the appeal, the West Central Indiana Economic Development District, Inc. Board of Directors, or their designee, will meet with the complainant to discuss the complaint and possible resolutions.  Within 15 calendar days after the meeting, the West Central Indiana Economic Development District, Inc. Board of Directors, or their designee, will respond in writing, and, where appropriate, in a format accessible to the complainant, with a final resolution of the complaint.

All written complaints received by the ADA Coordinator, or his/her designee, appeals to the West Central Indiana Economic Development District, Inc. Board of Directors, or their designee, and responses from these two offices will be retained by the West Central Indiana Economic Development District, Inc. for at least three years.

 

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(812) 238-1561
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