Access 2 Independence is partnering with Claiming Disability, Inc. and the University of Iowa School of Social Work to bring you: Employment is Empowering, Iowa City’s First Annual Employment Forum on Disability. Employment is Empowering is a one-day training event for service providers and employers who support people with disabilities in finding their place in the workforce. This one-of-a-kind learning experience will provide resources and information to help the process of recruiting, hiring, and retaining employees with disabilities. With representatives and presentations from the Harkin Institute, Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services, the Center for Disabilities and Development, and many more, this will be an incredibly informative day looking at disability issues in the Iowa City community from different perspectives.
Continuing Education (CEU) certification will be provided by the University of Iowa School of Social Work. Please contact Jen Knights with questions: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Registration will be open through the day of the event. Please register by Thursday, March 26th to guarantee a box lunch and any accommodations needed to fully participate in this event.
To view an event flyer, click here.