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15th of November 2017

2017 Holiday Office Hours

The Holiday Season has arrived and the Walton Options offices will be slightly affected in the coming weeks. Office Closures All three of the Walton Options office locations will be closed for: Thanksgiving Break, November 23 & 24 Christmas Break, December 25 & 26 Please be sure to check with your Walton Options office about […]

30th of October 2017

Second Annual MVP Community Award Winners Announced

Wednesday, October 25, we announced the winners of the Most Valuable Partner (MVP) Community Awards during the Celebration Luncheon at the Legends Club. A total of three community awards and two organizational awards were presented to business, organizations and individuals to recognize the work that has been done to create a more inclusive community for […]

12th of October 2017

2017 MVP Community Awards Finalists Announced & Celebration Speaker Confirmed

We are pleased to announce the finalists for this year’s Most Valuable Partner (MVP) Community Awards. Designed to recognize and honor those that have worked to create a more inclusive community for persons with disabilities, the MVP Community Awards finalists represent a wide range of organizations, businesses, programs, and advocates from the CSRA. The MVP […]

30th of September 2017

Independent Life Skills Training – Fall 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 […]

7th of September 2017

Emergency Preparations – Hurricane Irma

With Hurricane Irma making its way up the Eastern Coast, Georgia and South Carolina residents need to look ahead to ensure their safety before the storm gets to us. This is even more important for persons with disabilities who require additional support, resources or time to get to a safe location. Walton Options will continue […]

28th of August 2017

Meet the Team – Gaylon from Employment Services

Walton Options is very fortunate to have a wonderful set of individuals who daily contribute to the services and projects that we offer our consumers. Our staff and volunteers are at the heart of what makes Walton Options tick. Which is why we want to introduce the team to you! This month, we sat down […]

24th of August 2017

Do you have a Ticket to Work Question?

The Ticket to Work Program was created by the Social Security Administration to offer those who receive disability benefits with the opportunity to get into or back to the work place in a way that benefits everyone. Sometimes we get questions about the Ticket to Work and how we at Walton  Options can work with […]

17th of August 2017

Take Your Legislator to Work Day is Back in Georgia!

The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities (GCDD) is excited to announce the return of Take Your Legislator to Work Day! This is a month-long event that takes place in October to celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). Registration is now open! The earlier you register, the easier scheduling will be with your legislators!  GCDD’s […]

26th of July 2017

Happy Anniversary ADA

Today we mark the 27th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) being signed into law. On this day in 1990, President George Bush sat next to Justin Dart, Rev. Harold Wilkie, Sandra Parrino, Evan Kemp, and Chairman as he signed the ADA into Law. During his speech, he remarked: “Let the shameful wall of […]

19th of July 2017

Making Your Voice Heard – Technology Making Advocacy Easier

In today’s world there is a wide range of technology available – tools, gadgets and apps just to name a few. But did you know that some of these apps have been designed to help you have a voice? And not just any voice, but an advocate’s voice in the decision making of your nation, […]

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