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Reaching Jobseekers and Employees with Disabilities in Underserved Communities

Disability to just Ability trending idea

As a person with a disability and on the spectrum, it has been great to read all of these suggestions. Many of us are high functioning to the point most people would not really know, but with some basic accommodations for employers to follow, we can have the opportunity to be productive positive members of the work force. So here are some ideas I have.

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Reaching Jobseekers and Employees with Disabilities in Underserved Communities

Promotion of Autism at Work and Neurodiversity at Work Programs trending idea

The federal government should strongly promote every federal contractor in the United States having an autism at work and neurodiversity at work program. This effort should also include companies and organizations that are not federal contractors.

In my experience as the former OFCCP Director, many contractors have general section 503 compliance programs, but do not sufficiently include a focus on non-apparent disabilities,... more »

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Reaching Jobseekers and Employees with Disabilities in Underserved Communities

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I think HS students need to be taught more about ADA on a general basis. Non disabled students will learn about the acceptance of diversity. Disabled student will learn about their rights. Most students learn about IEPs, then the 504 act, for college students but nothing about how to get accommodations in the workforce. The employee must know how to seek out accommodations.

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Reaching Jobseekers and Employees with Disabilities in Underserved Communities

Understanding All Kind of Disabilities - Diagnosed or Not! trending idea

Many Americans face series of undiagnosed impairments and disabilities of various types. They are undiagnosed and affect their everyday life because they do not have a voice. Ideascale should have a platform where people suffering from undocumented and undiagnosed disabilities because they lack elite access to health care systems to have their conditions documented.

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