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NEWS | Oct. 11, 2019

JBSA-Fort Sam Houston holds National Disability Employment Awareness Month seminar

By Steve Elliott 502nd Air Base Wing Public Affairs

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month, with a purpose of educating people about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied contributions of America's workers with disabilities.

“The Department of Defense is a culture that embraces diversity,” said Kendra Duckworth Shock, disability program manager with the Air Force Equal Opportunity Policy Office, in her remarks at the JBSA San Antonio National Disability Employment Awareness Month seminar at the JBSA-Fort Sam Houston Military & Family Readiness Center Oct. 8. “National Disability Employment Awareness Month emphasizes the importance of all Americans having access to employment.”

Other NDEAM events this month include:
Management Training (Schedule A hiring authority & reasonable accommodation processes for Army and Air Force)
Date/Time: Oct. 29; session 1, 8-10 a.m.; session 2, 10 a.m.-noon
Location: JBSA-Randolph Military & Family Readiness Center, 555 F St. West, building 693, JBSA-Randolph

For more information, call 210-808-0571 or email