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June 30, 2020
The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced that “Increasing Access and Opportunity” is the 2020 theme for October’s annual observance of National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). This year’s NDEAM observation, the nation’s 75th, will be one of the culminating events of DOL’s year–long observance of the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, which centers on the same theme. Read the DOL press release or learn more about NDEAM.
March 10, 2020
The Campaign for Disability Employment (CDE) and its funding entity, the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), care about the health and safety of America’s workers, at all times. In response to the evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, DOL has compiled a list of resources to help. Read the DOL press release and access DOL’s coronavirus web page.
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. @PEATWorks has released a new episode of its “Future of Work” podcast series in honor of #ADA30. In the episode, PEAT Co-Director Josh Christianson & Jessica Miller-Merrell, founder of @workology, discuss the future of work for people with disabilities. https://t.co/v1trKu21L8
To mark #ADA30, @BLS_gov has published "Spotlight on Statistics: Using BLS Data to Match People with Disabilities with Jobs." The Spotlight highlights BLS's data products that can be used to help people with disabilities plan their career paths. https://t.co/SYZdPWd6zq https://t.co/v6tVl37Tub
On 3/25/19, for the first time, @USDOL’s Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs’ Corporate Scheduling Announcement List included focused reviews of compliance with Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973. #DisabilityEmploymentHistory #ADA30 https://t.co/QwExxZPi34 https://t.co/4F40kUg4aX
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