WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT WORKING GROUP

CHICAGO JOBS COUNCIL

Join the Chicago Jobs Council for their next Workforce Development Working Group, featuring presentations on Equip for Equality’s Illinois Employment First Blueprint and Social IMPACT Research Center’s Report on Illinois Poverty.

Illinois Employment First Blueprint
Melissa Picciola | Attorney | Equip for Equality

Equip for Equality released its blueprint in Fall 2014 as a set of recommendations for policymakers and stakeholders in Illinois to ensure that competitive, integrated employment is the first option for all people with disabilities, a concept known as Employment First. Join us to learn more about the blueprint recommendations and the action steps needed to ensure that policies lead to positive changes for individuals with disabilities in the workforce.