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By Rose Sloan on October 17, 2016I have a deep appreciation for my mom because she always had the courage to stand up for me.
By Margaret Breihan on October 11, 2016We may watch television to relax, but watching that screen can also widen our world view.
By LEAD Center on September 2, 2016As workers age, they may acquire disabilities, so corporations would be wise to think about cost-effective ways of providing workplace accommodations. What best practices can companies put in place to address the needs of all employees while staying...
By LEAD Center on August 19, 2016Did you know that under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), an employee with a disability can request the use of accrued paid leave or the use of unpaid leave as a reasonable accommodation?
In The Know: "Work Capability and Health-Related Quality of Life Among Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis"
By LEAD Center on August 3, 2016Do you have multiple sclerosis (MS)? Do you wonder how fatigue and other symptoms of MS will affect your ability to work, as well as the quality of your life?
By LEAD Center on July 5, 2016Beyond simply thanking our veterans for their service, it is our duty to actively help them succeed as members of society. Seeking to meet this need, the Department of Labor's Veterans' Employment and Training Service created Veterans.gov.
By LEAD Center on June 16, 2016The sooner that we can provide young adults with exposure to the working world, the better. This is particularly true for young adults with disabilities.
By LEAD Center on May 27, 2016What are possible courses of action that policymakers can take to give workers with disabilities a fair shot at employment and economic security? Find out in this 'In The Know' blog.
By Jayme Pendergraft on May 19, 2016Do you have a mental illness? Are you interested in working? Are you already working but need some help on the job? There are a lot of resources available to help you.
By LEAD Center on April 29, 2016How can companies encourage employees with disabilities to self-identify? And why is this important?