Manitoba first proclaimed October to be Disability Employment Awareness Month (DEAM) in 2012.
DEAM 2014 promises to be the biggest celebration yet. Please join us for the kick-off of DEAM 2014 on Wednesday, October 1, 2014, from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm at the Holiday Inn Airport West 2520 Portage Avenue in Winnipeg.
The kick-off will include videos promoting workplace inclusion and will be followed by time for refreshments and networking.
For more information and ideas on how to get involved in DEAM, visit www.deam-mb.ca.
Be a host employer for Face-to-Face: Career Exploration for People with Disabilities
Participate in the Ability Axis Employment Expo onOctober 23, 2014
Put up a DEAM poster
Review your policies and practices
Establish an Employee Resource Group
Train your supervisors with help from the DEAM’s Speakers Bureau
Community Organizations and Student Associations:
Hold a DEAM “management breakfast” or “brown-bag lunch”
Feature DEAM in your newsletter
Distribute DEAM posters
Let us share your ideas, promote your event and help drive even greater participation by sending your information to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will add you on our events calendar!