2022 DC Employment First Summit

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2022 DC Employment First Summit

Achieving Employment Outcomes: Partnering for Change – The Next 10 Years of Employment First

When and where

Date and time

Location

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library 901 G Street Northwest Washington, DC 20001

Map and directions

How to get there

About this event

Our theme for our inaugural Summit is Achieving Employment Outcomes: Partnering for Change – The Next 10 Years of Employment First. This two-day event will offer many sessions relating to employment, benefits counseling, customized employment, employment opportunities, and much more. This event will be open to employers, agency leaders, District government, providers, job coaches, staff, students, self-advocates, young adults/older adults including individuals with IDD, family members, culture groups, caregivers, DSPs, and DC residents.

The Summit will be hybrid, so you can attend in-person or online. Along with this, the Summit will be in English and interpreted in Spanish and ASL. Real-time captions will be available.

The Summit will take place from 9 am - 5 pm on Thursday, October 20th and 9 am - 3 pm on Friday, October 21st.

Mask wearing is mandatory at the MLK Library and vaccines are always encouraged.

This event is organized by the DC Developmental Disabilities Council, DC Department on Disability Services, DC Office of Disability Rights, Project ACTION!, DC Coalition of Disability Service Providers, RCM of Washington, and The Arc of DC.