Disability Employment Awareness Month

October is Disability Employment Awareness Month. Disability employment is a cause near to my heart because I have been disabled for nearly thirty years, since shortly after the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) passed into law. I was blessed that I didn’t have to face all the challenges that people with disabilities had to deal … Read more

National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October is National Disability Employment Month. That’s a cause close to my heart for two reasons:  When I owned an interior landscape company, I employed individuals with disabilities and found them to be conscientious, hard workers. In a previous post, I wrote about a worker who was profoundly deaf.  When I had a stroke at … Read more