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Below you’ll find our latest news and announcements, as well as other news sources you might consider following.
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.
June 27, 2019
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy has announced that this year’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) theme will be The Right Talent, Right Now. Held every October, NDEAM is a fitting time to educate about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied contributions of America’s workers with disabilities. Find tools and ideas for celebrating NDEAM, including the 2019 NDEAM poster, which can be downloaded or ordered by mail.
CDE on Twitter
Meet Gabriela Rossner, one of CDE Member @AAPD’s summer interns! Gabriela is a Rising Senior at @GWtweets majoring in Environmental Studies with minors in Biology & Public Health. She is interning with @CAPDisability this summer. #PhotoFriday https://t.co/NO9tBfdvJa https://t.co/UoJPmg8jTb
Acting @USDOL Secretary @PatPizzellaDOL recently sent letters to governors urging them to collect data on the number of state employees with disabilities. He also encouraged them to use the State Exchange on Employment & Disability (SEED) for guidance. https://t.co/G38qEtZm8v
CDE on Facebook
Image Description: Headshot of Gabriela Rossner
Image Description: screen capture of CDE Supporter Spotlight featuring Northrop Grumman
Image Description: Photo montage of Working Works PSA participants with text "New Resource Alert! Discussion Guide/DVD package now available to accompany the Campaign for Disability Employment's 'Working Works' PSA"
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