Nondiscrimination, Accessibility and Accommodation

1. Nondiscrimination

Meriden Adult Education is committed to a policy of equal opportunity/affirmative action for all qualified persons and does not discriminate in any employment practice, education program, or educational activity on the basis of race, color, religious creed, sex age, national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability (including, but not limited to, intellectual disability, past or present history of mental disorder, physical disability or learning disability), genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by Connecticut state and/or federal nondiscrimination laws. Inquiries regarding Meriden Adult Education nondiscrimination policies should be directed to Lois Lehman, Director at (203) 630-4190.

2. General Accessibility and Accommodation

All activities offered by Meriden Adult Education are held in accessible locations.  Accommodations for individuals with a disability are available upon request.  Please contact Holly Ludemann at (203) 630-4190.

3. General Educational Development (GED®) Test Accommodations

Accommodations for the GED® test are available for qualified individuals with a disability.  For more information, contact Lois Lehman at (203) 630-4190.  You may also contact Sabrina Mancini at the Connecticut State Department of Education at (860) 807-2110.

4. No charge for materials for mandated courses

Meriden Adult Education is in compliance with Connecticut General Statutes Sec.10-73a and does not charge fees for registration, textbooks or materials used in mandated program areas.