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Below you’ll find our latest news and announcements, as well as other news sources you might consider following.
September 23, 2019
Ready to “Say Cheese”? The Campaign for Disability Employment (CDE) is excited to host our latest photo-sharing campaign. To help celebrate this year’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month theme, we’re inviting people with disabilities and other friends of the CDE to share photos on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram highlighting why they’re “The Right Talent, RightNow.” Just post a photo of yourself in the workplace using the hashtag #RightTalentRightNow. To learn more and download signs to hold in your photo, visit the CDE’s photo-sharing web page.
August 19, 2019
A hard-copy DVD of the Campaign for Disability Employment’s (CDE) “Working Works” public service announcement (PSA) is now available for mail order. This new resource includes an accessible, talking menu DVD with various versions of the PSA, as well as three discussion guides intended to spark conversations about the PSA’s stay-at-work/return-to-work message among co-workers, employer representatives and healthcare professionals. The package is available free of charge in both English and Spanish. View the discussion guides and order the DVD.
CDE on Twitter
Join @NEAarts & @ArtByndSight this Thursday, 10/17, at 3pm ET for a webinar on preparing students with disabilities for careers in the arts. Speakers will include representatives from @communityartsed & @ArtAccess. #DisabilityArtsCareers https://t.co/2BzMXtJbz0
We’re excited to tune in to today’s @DSTalentatWork webinar for tips on Disability Etiquette Best Practices for Employers in honor of #NDEAM. https://t.co/fv9xWqIL2K
Thank you to @USDATARGET for yesterday's webinar on CDE Member @AskEARN's "Federal Agency Employment Strategies: A Framework for Disability Inclusion" with presenter Derek Shields. Read the Framework at https://t.co/PxkJwFrKzo. https://t.co/FEk6pDbd8u
Tom Wells of @USDOL’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP) discusses the obligations federal contractors have related to employment of people with disabilities, including under Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act, at @TheArcUS Employment Symposium. https://t.co/iGP8RhDoNg
We’re excited to be at the @TheArcUS Employment Symposium this morning, learning more about employment of people with disabilities. It’s great to see @USDOL’s OFCCP represented, as well as CDE Members @AskEARN & @JANatJAN! #NDEAM #RightTalentRightNow https://t.co/8cO0mpdcKI
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