National Disability Employment Awareness Month is a time to celebrate the contributions of Americans with disabilities to our country’s workforce and economic strength. We also reaffirm our commitment to fostering opportunity for Americans of all abilities to apply their skills and talents in the workplace as they pursue their dreams. Thanks to my Administration’s economic…Continue Reading 2019 National Disability Employment Awareness Month Presidential Proclamation
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What does it really mean to accommodate? Technology, Facilities, Managers, Training What does the emerging talent need? What are the learning styles that companies need to really understand for the emerging workforce? What is expected from the federal contracts today and tomorrow? What does it mean to hire, retain and promote? Why is it harder…Continue Reading National Organization on Disability’s (NOD) Annual Forum and Dinner
Foundation to Serve More than 38,000 People Living with Epilepsy in the CountyFoundation to Serve More than 38,000 People Living with Epilepsy in the County Monday, July 29, 2019 ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. — The Epilepsy Foundation is strengthening its impact in Southern California with the creation of a new chapter in Orange County with dedicated staff…Continue Reading Epilepsy Foundation Strengthens its Impact in Southern California with New Chapter in Orange County
Southern California Disability:IN, covering Orange County, San Diego and Los Angeles, is now a part of the Disability:In community. We will assist partners including government agencies, businesses, nonprofits, and others across Southern California inContinue Reading Southern California Disability:IN Is Proud To Be A Part Of The Disability:IN Community!
Cutting-edge food production meets social good in an ambitious experiment to provide year-round produce to a mountain town, while providing meaningful employment for community members with disabilities.Continue Reading Award winning filmmaker Jennifer Tennican presents Hearts of Glass—Watch the Trailer!
There are numerous organizations that can be of assistance to you in recruiting and retaining employees with disabilities. Department of Labor (DOL) Disability and Business Technical Assistance Center (DBTAC)Continue Reading Organizations Which Can Assist You In Your Diversity And Inclusion Strategy
DiversityComm, Inc. (DCI), the publisher of six diversity-inclusion focused magazines—Black EOE Journal, HISPANIC Network Magazine, Professional WOMAN’S Magazine, Diversity in STEAM, U.S. Veterans Magazine and DIVERSEability Magazine—is known for its signature celebrity, advocacy-focused cover stories. Now DCI demonstrates its commitment to inclusion by announcing that, along with its WBENC certification, it is now certified by…Continue Reading DiversityComm, Inc. Adds “DOBE” to List of Minority Business Certifications
Unable to read until age 16, Raytheon’s Kristy Mandigo overcame disabilities to build a stellar career. Born with partial paralysis, portions of her brain missing and spastic cerebral palsy, and later diagnosed with epilepsy, Mandigo wasn’t expected to graduate from elementary school and didn’t learn how to read until she was sixteen. “School district officials…Continue Reading An Engineer in Mind and Spirit