Wed, Sep 25|
Radisson Hotel Providence Airport
Employment First! Accessing Employment Pathways
Join the Rhode Island Association of People Supporting Employment First (RI APSE) for the 1st Annual Conference.
Time & Location
Sep 25, 2019, 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Radisson Hotel Providence Airport, 2081 Post Rd, Warwick, RI 02886, USA
About the event
Join us for the 1st Annual Conference presented by Rhode Island Association of People Supporting Employment First (RI APSE) Date: Wednesday September 25th, 2019
Location: The Radisson Hotel Providence Airport in Warwick, RI
Time: 8:30am-11:45am (Conference); 12:00pm-1:00pm Annual Member Meeting
Cost: $20 (members); $30 (non-members)
We are excited to announce Keynote Speaker, David Hoff, a national expert on disability employment policy and practice. His topic is:"Making Employment Equity a Reality." His current role is Program Director at the Institute for Community Inclusion - School of Global Inclusion and Social Development, at the University of Massachusetts. David is a Past President of APSE, a 3,000+ member national organization focused on integrated employment of people with disabilities, and current president of the Massachusetts chapter. David has a Master’s in Social Work from Rutgers University, with a concentration in Administration, Policy and Planning, and is also a graduate of Cornell University.
We are excited to announce our additional keynote speaker for the conference, Nora Crowley. Nora's current role is Interim Executive Director at Rhode Island Governor's Workforce Board.
Breakout Topics will include:
*On The Job Training & Work Opportunity Tax Credit
*Apprenticeship/Work Immersion/Real Jobs for Real Pathways
*Information Provided by NetWorkri
**Please note we will also have exhibitors as well - more details to come!**
Certificates of Attendance will be distributed at the completion of the conference.
Please register with link below:
Any and all questions can be sent to RI APSE at RIAPSE@APSE.org.