Engage Talent! Employer Engagement Event, June 24/19
Calling all employers and business operators in Hamilton! You are invited to this informative event geared to demystify and dispel fears and misconceptions around hiring people who have a disability including people with Down syndrome.
The Down Syndrome Association of Hamilton and the Ontario Disability Employment Network are co- hosting this employer engagement event on Monday, June 24th at the Art Gallery of Hamilton.
The formal portion of the event runs from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm and attendees can enjoy private access to some of the galleries and exhibitions which will be open prior to the start of the event from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm.
The event's keynote speaker is Joe Hoffer, a lawyer and partner with Cohen Highley LLP. Cohen Highley LLP has consistently employed persons with intellectual disabilities in highly visible client service and employee service positions for over 30 years with positive impacts for the firm in the workplace and in the community.