Learn about the discrimination enforcement laws that protect employees from certain conduct by employers, what activities/actions are protected, best practices used by employees and employers, and where one can go to get help or services if needed.The purpose of this workshop will be to provide assistance to those seeking to get involved in city business either as a vendor, contractor or community based organization.
The purpose of this workshop will be to understand how unconscious biases are formed and learn how we can challenge our own biases.
The workshop will also discuss how unconscious bias impacts the way we perceive and interact with people different from ourselves and how unconscious bias can lead to discrimination.
The purpose of this training is to provide participants an introduction to concepts and issues related to the LGBTQ community.
MADISON, CT — There are five sex offenders living in Madison as of October 2019, according to the Connecticut Sex Offender Registry.
More than half of rape/sexual assault incidents happen within a mile of the victim's home, according to the United States Department of Justice.The purpose of this workshop will be to review types of adverse actions related to an individual’s disability which can constitute discrimination.This training will discuss individual rights and responsibilities, as well as best practices for agencies conducting business within the City of Madison.Law enforcement officials and researchers caution that the registries can play only a limited role in preventing child sexual abuse and stress that most perpetrators are known to the child. The Justice Department estimates 60 percent of perpetrators are known to the child but are not family members but rather family friends, babysitters, child care providers and others, and 30 percent of child victims are abused by family members.