National Disability Employment Awareness Month is an opportunity for us to celebrate the contributions of individuals with disabilities in the federal and D.C. workforce, and to assert our collective commitment to recruiting, retaining, and advancing individuals with disabilities across the country.
In honor of National Disability Employment Awareness Month, WFP is hosting our 2nd Annual Disability Employment Program during the week of October 17-21, 2022. Check out the virtual workshops we’re offering this year and make sure to register now!
Disability Employment Program Virtual Workshop
Monday, October 17, 2022 from 7-9pm EST
This year’s Disability Employment Program Virtual Workshop will cover topics related to disability employment and equity in the Federal and D.C. government workforce. Special topics include neurodiversity, autism, PTSD, and more. Featuring guest speaker, Dr. Hala Annabi, Associate Professor at the University of Washington and author of the Autism at Work Playbook.
Ensuring Equal Employment for Individuals with Disabilities Virtual Workshop
Wednesday, October 19, 2022 from 7-9pm EST
Our next workshop is focused on ensuring equity for individuals with disabilities. WFP is excited to welcome back Dexter Brooks, Associate Director of Federal Operations at the EEOC, who will lead this workshop on affirmative action plans, Management Directive-715, and more.
Reasonable Accommodations Virtual Workshop
Thursday, October 20, 2022 from 11am-1pm EST
Join WFP attorneys for this popular virtual workshop to learn more about the reasonable accommodations process.