Disability in Employment Awareness Month

October is Disability in Employment Awareness Month

This month honors the "contributions of workers with disabilities and serves to inform the public that they represent a highly skilled talent pool that can help employers compete in today's global economy."

- U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Disability Employment Policy

Web Sites and Resources Related to Disability in Employment

History & Awareness Months and EVENTS

  • January: Martin Luther King Day
  • February: Black History
  • March: Women's History
  • April: Financial Literacy
  • May: Asian-Pacific American Heritage
  • June: GLBT Pride
  • Sept/Oct: Hispanic Heritage
  • Oct: Disability in Employment Awareness
  • Nov: Native American Heritage