“Employment First”: employment in the general workforce as the first and preferred outcome in the provision of publicly funded services for all working age citizens with disabilities, regardless of level of disability.
(APSE) Association of People Supporting Employment First
APSE leads in the advancement of equitable employment for citizens with disabilities.
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APSE is happy to announce this year's Take Your Legislator to Work Day campaign! Please register for one of our two FREE webinars this August to learn more! Register online here: bit.ly/1j6Sj2f... See MoreSee Less
As part of National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), National APSE and our APSE State Chapters will be conducting a state-led Take Your Legislator to Work Day campaign. The objective of this campaign is to raise awareness about the benefits of hiring individuals with disabilities and t…
APSE is pleased to let its members know that President Obama has just signed the Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act, reauthorizing the Workforce Investment Act and Rehabilitation Act through 2020. Please see the attached bill summary – and stay tuned for further updates from APSE regarding the opportunities and impact of this new law!
Comments are due this Thursday, July 17th regarding the rules for implementing President Obama’s February 2014 Executive Order raising the minimum wage for federal contractors to $10.10 per hour. Due to the advocacy efforts of APSE and other organizations, employees with disabilities who work for federal contractors were included within the Executive Order. But the work is not done!