Join Columbus and the GIC for “The Bottom Line of Disabilities”
A symposium on the economic, financial, and social complexities of employing individuals with disabilities featuring Temple Grandin, Ph.D.
Event Date and Location:
Friday, April 1st, 2016
Columbus Community Center
3495 South West Temple
Salt Lake City, Utah 84115
The numbers are staggering—there is a 65% unemployment rate for individuals with disabilities compared to 7%in the general population. Simple obstacles keep talented people out of the work force at huge cost to companies and communities.
Columbus and the Global Interdependence Center are convening highly regarded panelists to examine issues that impact how individuals with significant disabilities can be gainfully employed and safely integrated into their communities.