Disability:IN North Carolina is excited to announce the 2023 event dates are scheduled.
Carolina ADA champions who have paved the way for advances in equality and employment leading up to the passage of the ADA.
“North Carolina Champions of the ADA” will be a virtual, no cost event celebrating the 33rd anniversary of this landmark legislation while highlighting individual success stories to demonstrate the impact that the ADA has had in advancing disability inclusion and employment throughout North Carolina. The main event will feature a diverse compilation of video submissions from employers, employees, and other talented individuals. Being a champion of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) in North Carolina involves having an informed perspective about the protections and reasonable accommodations that the ADA provides to ensure those with disabilities have the opportunity to achieve economic self-sufficiency through meaningful employment. ADA Champions will share their story while honoring the stories of North Carolina leaders who have paved the way for advances in equality and employment leading up to the passage of the ADA.
Featured Speaker : Ali Ingersoll disability strategy consultant, Ms. Wheelchair America 2023, writer, and public speaker. Join us to hear Ali and industry leaders share their strategies on how to create and implement disability inclusive policies and practices within organizations from C-suite leaders to employee resource groups.
The 2022 Fall conference on October 6th will celebrate our 10 years of driving disability inclusion and innovation in the workforce with a host of experts in disability inclusion and employment and thought leaders on cultural transformation from across the state.
Returning to an in-person event, the conference will be hosted by Trane Technologies at their beautiful campus in Davidson, NC. Registration will close on October 3, 2022. Register today to ensure your space.
Disability:IN North Carolina (DI-NC) is pleased to announce a new training series aimed at equipping businesses with essential tools to enhance disability inclusion through the DI-NC Employer Virtual Forum.
Disability:IN North Carolina is proud to share our 2022 virtual celebration of the 32nd Anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Join us in experiencing the potential of Everybody Works in NC “From Murphy to Manteo” via the personal stories of individuals with disabilities working in a diverse range of jobs, in both traditional and non-traditional businesses. The event also features the musical & artistic talents of North Carolinians with disabilities. We hope that you enjoyed this celebration of music, art, and personal narratives.
In case you missed it you can view the webinar video here! This year’s theme for 2022 was Mindfulness and Exercise Are for Every Body!