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18th of May 2017

STAR Program Update: Summer 2017 Closing Dates

The STAR Equipment Reuse Program will be closed for the Summer Mark your calendars – Beginning Friday August 11, 2017, the STAR Program Hub will be closed until Wednesday September 20, 2017. The closure is due to summer inventory, data catch-up, end of the year fiscal completions, staff training, and to avoid the worst of […]


15th of May 2017

SC Legislation to Protect the Rights of Parents with Disabilities – PASSED!

We are very excited to share the news that South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster has signed House Bill 3538 – the “Persons with Disabilities Right to Parent Act”. Our sister CIL, Able SC shared the following: “On May 11, 2017, South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster signed House Bill 3538 which amended South Carolina Code to […]


New Youth Summer Employment Series

Are you a young person with a disability looking at possibilities for your future? Do you know a young adult with a disability who would like to enter the workforce but is not sure where to start? Would you like to turn this summer into a starting point? We have what you are looking for […]


27th of March 2017

Gaining Preparedness Skills (GPS) Training – Spring 2017

Gaining Preparedness Skills (GPS) training is designed to assist persons with disabilities in obtaining job readiness skills necessary to enter the workforce through enhancement of soft skills that emphasize interacting with others in the workplace, as well as balancing employment related requirements with other demands of daily life.


Independent Life Skills Training – Spring Series 2017

Do you want to work on your independence? Do you want to take control of the direction you want to go to live independently? Are you interested in learning life skills like money-management? Healthy living? Living in your own place? Do you want to work? Return to work? Or sustain your current job Do you […]


1st of February 2017

Love Shouldn’t Hurt 2017

Love comes in many forms but so can abuse. There are resources available for persons with disabilities who are in abusive situations including domestic abuse and elder abuse. Join us for a morning of resources, speakers and discussions on domestic abuse and how you can help make sure love doesn’t compromise who you are.


15th of December 2016

Gaining Preparedness Skills (GPS) Training – Winter 2017

Gaining Preparedness Skills (GPS) training is designed to assist persons with disabilities in obtaining job readiness skills necessary to enter the workforce through enhancement of soft skills that emphasize interacting with others in the workplace, as well as balancing employment related requirements with other demands of daily life. The workshops are designed to help participants […]


Independent Life Skills Training – Winter Series 2017

Do you want to work on your independence? Do you want to take control of the direction you want to go to live independently? Are you interested in learning life skills like money-management? Healthy living? Living in your own place? Do you want to work? Return to work? Or sustain your current job? Do you […]


31st of October 2016

The National Business & Disability Council releases findings from 2nd National Public Opinion Survey on Disability

NBDC Commissions 2nd National Public Opinion Survey on Disability Poll examined the current state of public opinion among consumers in the United States around the issues of awareness and treatment of individuals with disabilities by businesses The Marketing Anthropology Project (MAP), a program of the National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center, […]


4th of October 2016

Presidential Proclamation — National Disability Employment Awareness Month, 2016

For Immediate Release September 30, 2016 Presidential Proclamation — National Disability Employment Awareness Month, 2016 NATIONAL DISABILITY EMPLOYMENT AWARENESS MONTH, 2016 – – – – – – – BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION Americans with disabilities are entitled to the same rights and freedoms as any other citizen — […]


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