Safety & Support: Upcoming Events

The following are events of the safety and support initiatives. The events include reoccurring meetings with the Survivor Task Force branches, public speaking engagement events, upcoming publications, and more. If you are unable to submit forms, please feel free to call our extension at 2238 or email us at [email protected] and we can get you the information for the upcoming meetings. If you are interested in requesting the Survivor Task Force speak at an upcoming affiliate, division, committee, or group meeting, please submit the Safety & Support Online Speaking Engagement Request Form.

April Open Calls on Code of Conduct FAQ

The Survivors Task Force invites Federationists and members of the blind community to attend one of two planned open calls to review the Code of Conduct Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and to collect feedback on the Code of Conduct itself. Scheduled calls are on Thursday, April 15 and Sunday, April 18 from 8:00 pm to 10:00 pm eastern. Find the tentative agenda, 1CapApp, and Zoom participation information below. Spanish language interpretation will be available for access. Aggregated concerns collected during the Code of Conduct feedback sessions will help inform the Code review, which is presently underway.

Access the Code of Conduct FAQs

Tentative Agenda

8:00 PM: Welcome by Communications and Engagement and Procedures and Oversight Branches
8:05 PM: Recorded Welcome by President Riccobono
8:10 PM: Overview of FAQ Layout
8:15 PM: High-Level Review of FAQs
8:45 PM: Q&A
9:00 PM: Code of Conduct Feedback Sessions Begin
9:05 PM: Assignment to Breakout Rooms
9:40 PM: Reassemble to Full Group and Breakout Room Leaders Share Aggregated Concerns
9:50 PM: Q&A
10:00 PM: Adjournment

Access Zoom

The open meeting will be on Zoom. Closed captions and Spanish interpretation available on Zoom. For Captions via 1CapApp Access:

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 919 9201 0607
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Monthly Branch Meetings

Sunday, April 4: Training and Culture Meeting 3 PM Eastern

Saturday, April 10: Communications and Engagement Meeting 4 PM Eastern

Tuesday, April 13: Procedures and Oversight Meeting 8 PM Eastern

Sunday, April 18: Training and Culture Meeting 3 PM Eastern

Saturday, April 24: Communications and Engagement meeting 4 PM Eastern

Tuesday, April 27: Procedures and Oversight Meeting 8 PM Eastern