The National Business and Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center is offering an educational online workshop to focus on retention and promotion in the workplace.
The National Business and Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center is offering an educational online workshop to start a new conversation over simplifying disability etiquette.
The National Business & Disability Council announced that it has retained a leading disability advisor as its disability-training consultant. Gary Karp, President & Founder of Modern Disability, will provide specialized trainings to employers on an array of issues on disability in the workplace.
The Viscardi Center’s President and CEO, John D. Kemp, will receive the 2014 Dole Leadership Prize on December 14th at the Robert J. Dole Institute of Politics at the University of Kansas. The Prize is awarded annually to an individual or group whose public service leadership inspires others.
Roy Danis, Managing Director of Campari America, has joined The Viscardi Center Board of Directors.
The Viscardi Center was awarded a $1.8 million cooperative agreement from the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy. The Viscardi Center will operate a national technical assistance center that will open up new employment opportunities for people with disabilities.
The Viscardi Center dedicated its fully accessible Viscardi Multimedia Learning Center, made possible by the generosity of John and Janet Kornreich. The facility offers a wide range of new capabilities that will benefit the children and adults with disabilities served by the Center.
The National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center reaffirmed its support for the Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities, or otherwise known as the Disability Treaty.
The Viscardi Center announced the recipients of the 2014 Henry Viscardi Achievement Awards. The slate includes 12 distinguished leaders of the global disability community who have had a profound impact on improving the quality of life of people with disabilities.
The Henry Viscardi School at The Viscardi Center, which serves children with severe physical disabilities, hosted the New York Islanders for a wheelchair hockey game.