May 11, 2020

DisabilityIN NC 2020 Wellness@Work

May is Mental Health Awareness Month – Watch DI-NC’s Wellness@Work Virtual Event!! On May 4th, Disability:IN NC hosted keynote Dr. Thomas Dooley as he presented insights on the Opioid Crisis and potential solutions, including his own research that led toward an alternative therapy for anxiety disorders. He also discussed the mental health ramifications of the current COVID-19 Crisis. Thanks Cris Rogers for the video. VIDEO TRANSCRIPT
April 24, 2020
#DisabilityAdvantage 2020 Annual Conference logo July 13th – 16th now virtual.

Disability:IN Annual Conference & Expo goes VIRTUAL

      After much consideration, Disability:IN and its Board of Directors have decided the 2020 Disability:IN Annual Conference & Expo will now be a Virtual Event during the same dates, July 13-16th.  For more information:    
April 13, 2020

2020 Affiliate Call Series | April Topic: Helping your Members respond to COVID-19

Friday, April 24, 1:00-2:00pm EST Call in number: 202-871-8736 (no passcode needed) It is during challenging times we must fall back on our values and mission - to support and empower companies to achieve disability inclusion and equality. Learning Objectives:
  1. Understand the federal resources available from EEOC, ODEP, EARN
  2. Review Disability:IN COVID-19 Response Series
  3. Hear from other Affiliates on their response & open discussion
  • Derek Shields, Corporate Disability Inclusion Consultant at Disability:IN
  • Beth Butler, Executive Director at Disability:IN North Carolina
  • Cassy Beckman, Consultant at Disability:IN Minnesota
  • Darla Wilkerson, Executive Director at Disability:IN Greater Kansas City