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The University of New Hampshire has released its 2016 Disability Statistics Compendium. The information can be used a resource by all agencies serving individuals with disabilities, and contains a breakdown of 11 topics by state, including Employment, Poverty, Veterans, Vocational Rehabilitation, and more.
In the United States, 1 in 88 people have autism spectrum disorder(ASD), according to CARD, including 1 in 68 children according to Autism Speaks. While this number may seem high to some, it speaks to the incredibly diversity present in people with ASD. April was declared National Autism Awareness Month in 1970. Since then, April […]
As the economy improves, organizations are growing more concerned with attracting and retaining talent. In a 2015 study, Travelers created a Business Risk Index Summary. This study found that organizations were more concerned with talent acquisition then they had been the previous year. 53% of businesses surveyed said they worried about attracting talent. Additionally, 14% […]
Home care workers in Illinois will no longer be allowed to work overtime, after Governor Bruce Rauner vetoed Senate Bill 261 on Friday, January 27. The bill would have prohibited Illinois from limiting the number of weekly hours worked by individual providers. The Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) attempted to address overtime being worked by individual […]