Tag Archives: NDEAM

NDEAM 2017: Inclusion Drives Innovation

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM)! The Office of Disability Employment Policy selected “Inclusion Drives Innovation” as the theme for 2017. “Americans of all abilities must have access to good, safe jobs,” said U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander … Continue reading

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NDEAM 2017: La inclusión impulsa la innovación

¡Octubre es el Mes Nacional de Concientización del Empleo de Personas con Discapacidades (NDEAM, por sus siglas en inglés) (en inglés)! La Oficina de Política de Empleo para Personas con Discapcidades seleccionó “La Inclusión Impulsa la Innovación” como el tema de … Continue reading

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Making Sure #InclusionWorks in Your Workplace

Every October, the Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) leads the observance of National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), a nationwide campaign celebrating the skills and talents that workers with disabilities bring to our workplaces. In the past, we discussed reasonable accommodations, … Continue reading

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Asegurarse qué #InclusionWorks (#InclusionTrabaja) en su lugar de trabajo

Cada mes de octubre, la Oficina de Política de Empleo de Personas con Discapacidad (ODEP por sus siglas en inglés) conduce a la observancia del Mes Nacional de Conciencia del Empleo de Personas con Discapacidades (NDEAM por sus siglas en … Continue reading

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NDEAM Starts This Week!

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM)! First declared by President Harry S. Truman in 1945, NDEAM is celebrating its 70th anniversary with new posters and public service announcements, with “My Disability is One Part of Who I Am” … Continue reading

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Resumen Semanal de las Noticias sobre la Discapacidad – Lunes, 27 de Octubre – Viernes, 31 de Octubre

Interés Humano: ¿Vale la pena animarse sobre los disfaces de Halloween? (NAMI blog, Alianza Nacional de Enfermedades Mentales) Durante este Halloween, según la Federación Nacional de Minoristas, alrededor del 40 por ciento de los estadunidenses se desgastarán los trajes, y … Continue reading

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Answered Questions: Monthly News for the Disability Community

Answered Questions is a monthly resource for the Spanish language Disability Community that fills an information need. Each month, we look through the searches on our blog and through the information requests made by our patrons who speak Spanish and … Continue reading

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Capacitar a las personas con discapacidad a través de la iniciativa empresarial y el empleo

Para el Mes de la Herencia Hispana, escribimos acerca de Dr. Fabricio Balcazar y sus investigaciones sobre las discapacidades, la creación de capacidades, y el empleo para las personas con discapacidades. Durante nuestros intercambios, Dr. Balcazar compartió con nosotros su … Continue reading

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Empowering People with Disabilities through Entrepreneurship and Employment

For Hispanic Heritage Month, we wrote about Dr. Fabricio Balcazar and his research on disabilities, capacity building, and employment for people with disabilities. During our exchanges, Dr. Balcazar shared with us his recently published article on entrepreneurship and people with … Continue reading

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October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month

The National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) began in 1945 as a yearly observance called “National Employ the Physically Handicapped Week” when Congress enacted a law that declared that the first week in October would mark this observance.  In 1962, … Continue reading

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