October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

Our schools, nonprofits, government agencies, dedicated October as a time to discuss and educate ourselves about the issues related to disability and employment. 1945 – Congress declared “National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week,” which was to occur the first week of October. 1962 – The word “physically” was removed to put the emphasis not on […]

ADA Transportation Webinars

Announcing a Series of Seven Webinars The ADA National Network and Project Action announce a series of seven webinars covering the Topic Guides on ADA Transportation. The series is being coordinated by the Great Lakes ADA Center and Southwest ADA Center (formerly DBTAC). Funded by the Federal Transit Administration to provide technical assistance on transportation to transit agencies, riders, and […]

IN-APSE Conference – Save the Date

Mark your calendars for the 20th Annual IN-APSE Conference titled “Employment: Don’t Gamble with Your Future,” sponsored in conjunction with the Indiana Business Leadership Network. Featured speakers include… Jan McInnis brings to the stage clean, insightful, and original humor appropriate for company conventions, awards banquests, holiday celebrations, and other professional events.  A product of the […]

EVENT: Transitioning from High School to Work Resource Fair

WHAT: Charting Your Course, 17th Annual Transition Fair – Sponsored by Transition Partners of Northeast Indiana WHEN: Monday, October 4 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. WHERE: IPFW Walb Memorial Union Who should attend: Students transitioning out of high school Parents/Guardians of a child with a disability Professionals working in the field of disabilities Advocates […]