National Disability Employment Awareness Month
Starlight Programs is proud to support National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). Held each October, NDEAM aims to educate about disability employment issues and celebrate the many and varied contributions of America's workers with disabilities. A strong workforce includres the skills and talents of all people, including those with disabilities. Let's celebrate the contributions of people with disabilities and the value that they add to the workplace in our community!
FASD is 100% preventable!
DODD works closely with agency partners in the Office of Health Transformation (OHT) in support of Ohio's FASD initiatives to promote a clear message of prevention, enhance early detection and referral for services, and increase effective and evidence-based intervention strategies. The Department jouns OHT partners in observing September 9th as International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Awareness Day. This day was chosen to mark the ninth day of the ninth month of each year to remind people, worldwide, that women should sustain from alcohol during the nine months of pregnancy.