News & Updates
Once a year, we highlight the dedication and compassion of our caregivers by celebrating DSP Appreciation Week. Their diligence and empathy allows us to build a more inclusive world for our clients. This is a time elevate their voices and acknowledge the impact that they have on our mission to empower others.
As many of you may know, as an organization, our mission is to empower people. Read our newsletter and learn more about our latest efforts.
Our task force continues to monitor the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic and respond to the rapidly growing Delta Variant developments. Visit the link here to view our latest Coronavirus precautions and safety procedures.
According to the United States Department of Labor, the unemployment rate for those with a disability is currently at 12.6%. This is roughly twice the rate of those with no disability.
Bitty and Beau’s, a coffee shop that employs individuals with disabilities, recently established their newest location in the Charlotte area. Founded in 2016 in Wilmington, this NC establishment has become famous for bridging the unemployment gap for those with I/DD.