South Dakota Disability Awareness Month

South Dakota

“Gov. Dennis Daugaard has proclaimed October as Disability Employment Awareness Month in South Dakota, carrying the national theme “‘Because We Are Equal to the Task.’” “The state Department of Human Services (DHS) joins a broad effort to observe National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), an annual awareness campaign that takes place each October. The purpose of NDEAM is to educate the public about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied contributions of America’s workers with disabilities.”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policy
Systems: 
  • Department of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Other: 
  • Department of Human Services
Date Enacted: 
09/26/2013
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