Floridians are resilient, and your commitment to following the state’s guidance will make a difference and help save lives. One Goal One Florida is an important effort to protect our state. These easy steps make a difference.
- Protect those most vulnerable.
- Wash your hands.
- Follow social distancing.
- Wear a mask.
The Agency for Persons with Disabilities, Vocational Rehabilitation, Blind Services, and other disability organizations will recognize outstanding Florida employers in October as part of the annual celebration of Disability Employment Awareness Month. If you are aware of an employer that has a history of hiring and supporting individuals with disabilities, please complete the Nomination Form Here. To view past winners Click here.
Governor Ron DeSantis issued a proclamation declaring July 24th “Americans with Disabilities Act Awareness Day” to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the federal bill. A virtual statewide celebration was held with self-advocates, state and community leaders, and disability organizations. The online celebration, included a welcome message from Governor DeSantis, which may be viewed here. Be sure to watch the Event Video Here. To read more about the event Click Here.