Do ADA Accommodations Expand to Dealings with HR?

Do ADA Accommodations Expand to Dealings with HR? I recently had to request ADA accommodations from my employer due to a diagnosed disorder which affects my short-term memory, focus and concentration as well as how I learn and process information. It is covered under the ...

Enable America Reaches New Heights in 2010 Employment Programs

TAMPA, FL – October 18, 2010: The nation’s first organization devoted solely to improving employment opportunities for people with disabilities has announced its strongest ever series of events for October and November. This fall Enable America will provide employment ...

Enable America

Enable America, a non-profit organization devoted to empowering people with disabilities to achieve independence through employment, is encouraging participation in this week’s “Breaking Boundaries” women’s leadership conference sponsored by The National Association of Women ...

Employers Recognize Untapped Talent in the Workforce

October is National Disability Employment Month. This observance has been in place since 1988 to educate the American public concerning issues related to disabilities and employment opportunities. President Obama released a proclamation earlier in the month stating, ...

DART Recognized as Part of Disability Employment Awareness Month

By Ruth Justis Daily Independent In recognition of October as National Disability Employment Awareness Month, the Ridgecrest City Council awarded a proclamation to Desert Area Resources and Training for its Ability One Program. Ability One allows persons who are blind or ...

NATIONAL DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT AWARENESS MONTH, 2010

NATIONAL DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT AWARENESS MONTH, 2010- – – – – – -BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICAA PROCLAMATION As Americans, we understand employment and economic security are critical to fulfilling our hopes and aspirations. We ...

Abilities, Inc. & The UPS Store Create A Unique Collaboration

Abilities, Inc., has long been known for its exceptional vocational training programs for adults with disabilities. An exciting relationship with UPS and its subsidiary, Mail Boxes, Etc., Inc. (MBE), however, breaks new ground as it allows Abilities, Inc., to train ...