ADA celebrates 30th Anniversary Progress Made, Opportunity for More

Thirty years ago, on July 26, 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) was signed into law. This milestone in our country’s history prohibits discrimination against individuals with disabilities in all areas of public life, including jobs, schools, transportation, and all public and private places that are open [...]

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SSDI and Returning To Work During COVID-19

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) is a lifeline for people with disabilities. With monthly income, dependent benefits and Medicare – the importance of SSDI cannot be overstated. SSDI also provides another benefit – return to work incentives through the Social Security Administration’s (SSA) Ticket to Work program. In [...]

By |2020-07-22T14:31:58+00:00July 22nd, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on SSDI and Returning To Work During COVID-19

Workplace inclusion has further to go as ADA celebrates 30 years

Despite three decades of improvement, people with disabilities still face discrimination and obstacles to returning to work, according to Allsup and Allsup Employment Services Belleville, Illinois — July 21, 2020 —Americans with disabilities celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) this month. Despite this [...]

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National Ticket to Work Disability Program Celebrates 20 Years

Federal program enacted in 1999 offers millions free assistance with employment and return to work following severe work-disrupting disabilities Belleville, Illinois — December 17, 2019 — Allsup, a nationwide provider of disability representation and return to work services, is highlighting the value and importance of Social Security’s [...]

October is Disability Employment Awareness Month: Prospective Employees with the Right Talent Are Available Right Now

With unemployment low and competition for skilled workers high, Allsup Employment Services explains how Employment Networks can help former workers get back to work Belleville, IL. — October 1, 2019 — October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, during which time Allsup, a national provider of disability [...]

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People with Disabilities are Finding and Keeping Jobs

A few years ago, if you asked some people about their job search, you were likely to get an eye-roll or a deep, discouraged sigh. Add a disability to the equation, and you might witness a completely defeated person. However, today’s job market is changing for the better. According [...]

By |2019-06-12T20:05:55+00:00June 12th, 2019|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on People with Disabilities are Finding and Keeping Jobs