Information courtesy of the Social Security Administration
Some people with disabilities may be able to work and continue receiving disability benefits. On July 25, tune in to a free webinar from the Social Security Administration to learn about the Social Security administration’s Ticket to Work program and support services for people who are ready to work. This month’s webinar will also include information about reasonable accommodations for employees with disabilities.
3:00 pm to 4:30 pm ET
Register here: REGISTRATION LINK
For questions or more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-866-968-7842 (V) or 1-866-833-2967 (TTY/TDD).
Information courtesy of the Disability Visibility Project
The Disability Visibility Project produces a podcast of conversations and interviews with people with disabilities. The most recent episode, Episode 28, is all about people with disabilities in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). Panelists discuss how they got into tech, their STEM educational experiences, and their recommendations on how the tech community can improve the recruitment and retention of people with disabilities. Podcasts are prerecorded, so listen whenever is convenient for you!
Project page & podcast here: https://disabilityvisibilityproject.com/
PDF Transcript here: https://disabilityvisibilityproject.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Disabled-People-in-STEM.pdf
The Disability Visibility Project is an online community dedicated to recording, amplifying, and sharing disability media and culture. Learn more at https://disabilityvisibilityproject.com/.