Posts Tagged 'social inclusion'

Disability Employment Awareness and the Benefits of Diversity in the Workplace

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Disability is a challenge many face around the world, but it doesn’t have to mean unemployment and a lack of meaningful work. This October we celebrate more than 70 years of disability inclusion with National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM).

Posted by Audrey Willis Oct 05, 2016 Posted in Disability No Comments

Mobility and Social Inclusion for People with Intellectual Disabilities

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I recently saw an announcement that the Journal of Policy and Practice in Intellectual Disabilities (JPPID) is issuing a call for papers focused on “evidence-based policy and practice related to mobility and transportation as a prerequisite for social inclusion for people with intellectual disabilities”. It makes perfect sense, though I don’t think many people realize, just how affected someone’s participation is in society by something that sounds as simple as getting around. 

Posted by Blythe Jan 19, 2011 Posted in Disability No Comments