Did you know that October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month? And because of that, Bussani Mobility Team is offering a special FREE workshop to help individuals with disabilities overcome barriers in the workplace. The session will take place tomorrow, September 14 (3pm) at the “2012 Independence and Mobility Fair” (500 Central Avenue, Bethpage, NY) and will be presented by Lauren Wenzel, Coordinator of Consumer Services, of Abilities, Inc. at The Viscardi Center.
Called “A Strong Workforce is an Inclusive Workforce – Be Independent – Be Employed!” the workshop will give individuals with disabilities an overview of the educational and vocational services offered by Abilities, Inc. at The Viscardi Center. Assisting and empowering individuals to find and maintain employment, the Center’s services include diagnostic vocational evaluations, vocational training programs, case management services, supported employment, service coordination, assistive technology consultation, evaluation and training, and adaptive driver education. A variety of referral sources that may provide employment [...]