Collaborative Workshops and Learning Exchanges Schedule

Language Access Collaborative

Our Schedule

This schedule shows our timeline of workshops and learning exchanges.

Workshop Learning Exchanges:

Date Activity Location
Friday, January 27, 2023 Language Access Summit Chapel Hill Public Library
Tuesday, February 21, 2023 Workshop #1: Resources
Resources to help us understand & meet the legal mandate for language access
Virtual via Zoom
Tuesday, March 21, 2023

Workshop #2: Assessment
Tips on how to assess our organization's language capacity & find community demographic data

Virtual via Zoom
Tuesday, April 18, 2023 Workshop #3: Interpretation
Tools & guidance to help us provide verbally accessible services in a variety of venues (in person, virtually, over the phone).
Virtual via Zoom
  Tuesday, May 16, 2023: Assessment / Survey Report Due  
Tuesday, May 23, 2023 Workshop #4: Translation
Best practices & tools on how to select, create, and receive written communication (e.g. forms, signs, websites, emails). 
Virtual via Zoom
  Summer: Team Planning plus UNC Technical Assistance  
Tuesday, August 15, 2023 Exchange #1: Local governments share assessment results Virtual via Zoom
Tuesday, September 19, 2023 Workshop #5: Connecting & Supporting
Forming & centering relationships with community partners & vendors that guide your language access program
Virtual via Zoom
Tuesday, October 17, 2023 Workshop #6: Sustainability & Accountability 
Identifying what successful language access looks like over time
Virtual via Zoom
  Wednesday, November 1, 2023: Draft Language Access Plan & Budget Due  
Tuesday, November 21, 2023 Exchange #2: Team Presentations & Feedback Virtual via Zoom
TBD: End of January 2024 Final Summit & Public Presentation of Plans TBD




Aracelys Torrez
Department of Equity and Inclusion

Ellen Colón
Office of Community Engagement

CommunicationsCommunity EngagementEquity and Inclusion
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