The Connecticut Governor’s Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities

Connecticut

The Governor’s Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities’ (GCEPD) mission is to “promote the employment of people with disabilities; produce and provide an environment that strives to include and integrate people with disabilities into the workforce; [and] promote and establish initiatives designed to highlight the benefits of employing people with disabilities.”
 
GCEPD’s initiatives include “[providing] education and awareness on the benefits of hiring qualified candidates with disabilities; [promoting and supporting] the activities of local communities throughout the state to enhance the employment of persons with disabilities; [and maintaining] a website of disability resources for both employers and job seekers.”
 
State Policies & Initiatives: 
Partnerships
Systems: 
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Employer Engagement
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Other: 
  • Governor’s Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities; Connecticut Department of Labor
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