Job Fairs & Events

Event:Work Pay$ Opening Doors to Employment
Date:December 18, 2012
Time:8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location:Catholic Life Center
Address:
1800 South Acadian Thruway, Baton Rouge, LA
Contact:

Work Pay$ Coalition, www.work-pays.org

Sponsor:

Work Pay$ Coalition, UpLIFTD and co-sponsor Louisiana APSE

Information:

The Summit convenes businesses, employees with disabilities, job seekers with disabilities, state agency representatives, and other concerned entities interested in enhancing employment of people with disabilities. The Summit provides an opportunity for all participants to be part of the solution by identifying and addressing current barriers to employment. The results of this collaborative approach can have far reaching effects, thus opening doors to employment. The Work Pay$ Summit is for those interested in hiring people with disabilities or supporting people with disabilities in finding and maintaining paid employment, as well as job seekers and employees with disabilities. This includes businesses, state and other agency leaders, employment networks, advocates, support coordinators, employment specialists, case managers, job coaches, people with disabilities, and other interested stakeholders. This event is funded by Louisiana’s Medicaid Infrastructure Grant (MIG). There is no cost to attend, however registration is required by Friday, Dec. 7, to be admitted. Register online at www.work-pays.org.

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