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  • Working in WV: PACE Enterprises

    Tuesday, October 31, 2017

    Every morning, at about 7:25, busses roll up to PACE Enterprises in Mylan Park. The passengers are local people with disabilities reporting to their jobs. Just inside the building are job coaches and supervisors ready to go to lay out the day’s duties. In PACE’s Beehive Café, food service workers have already been at work and the coffee is hot. As the riders disembark their busses, you hear laughing, small talk, and the occasional grumble…remember its 7:30 on a weekday morning. Every person on the bus has a significant disability. “Many of our people don’t drive and we depend on public transportation and our in-house transit program to get them to work,” said Greg Morris, President and CEO of PACE Enterprises.

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  • Working in West Virginia

    Friday, October 13, 2017

    October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month and we are celebrating those who are working in West Virginia. Meet Dale. Dale has a love for being outdoors, and spends three seasons each year working part-time with WV Forestry Department helping tend to grounds at parks and recreation areas.

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  • Free Screening & Discussion: ABC's 'The Good Doctor'

    Tuesday, October 10, 2017

    A Discussion on Hiring Health Providers with Disabilities

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  • Inclusion drives innovation

    Wednesday, October 4, 2017

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The U.S. Department of Labor dedicates the month of October to National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). The theme for this year’s campaign “Inclusion Drives Innovation” offers solutions for inclusive work environments aimed at helping individuals with disabilities and employers.

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