11th Annual Autism Public Health Lecture

Virtual

Join A.J. Drexel Autism Institute and Dora M. Raymaker, PhD for the 11th Annual Autism Public Health Lecture. Employment is a key determinant of physical and mental health and quality of life. Yet autistic people remain un- and under-employed at rates higher than even most other disability populations, with the growing number of employment services […]

Free

2024 Annual Disability Statistics Conference

On March 28, 2024, the Center for Research on Disability will be holding their Annual Disability Statistics Conference. At this event, individuals will have the opportunity to develop a better understanding of the statistics regarding individuals with disabilities; this event is geared towards legislators, educators, employers, and other individuals looking to develop a better understanding […]

Free

Spring 2024 Symposium on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Sonesta Rittenhouse Square 1800 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

On April 8, the Mid-Atlantic Regional Archives Conference (MARAC) will be holding its first symposium on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion. A variety of topics will be covered, but there will be some discussion on how to support individuals with disabilities in the workplace. The event will go from 10 am to 3 pm and will […]

$70 – $125

Eagles Autism Foundation Cheer Clinic

Lincoln Financial Field One Lincoln Financial Field Way, Philadelphia, PA

On April 13, the Eagles Autism Foundation will hold their Cheer Clinic at Lincoln Financial Field from 10 am to 11:30 pm. This event is geared towards individuals between the ages of 6 and 15 years old. Participants will have the opportunity to learn a dance from and then take pictures with the Eagles Cheerleaders.

$50

Neurodiversity Employment Network: CONNECT April Quarterly Meeting

SEI Amphitheater 1 Freedom Valley Drive, Oaks, Pennsylvania

On April 25, our April Quarterly Meeting will take place at SEI’s Corporate Headquarters from 9 am to 12 pm. We have invited Dr. Kristin Austin & Kevin Davis to be the Keynote speakers for this event; they will be giving a presentation on Embracing Neurodiversity in the Workplace. In addition, there will be a […]

$15

Eagles Autism Foundation Adult Fitness and Drum Clinic

Lincoln Financial Field One Lincoln Financial Field Way, Philadelphia, PA

On April 30, the Eagles Autism Foundation will hold their Adult Fitness and Drum Clinic from 6 pm to 7:30 pm at the Lincoln Financial Field. This clinic session is for individuals aged 15 and older. Participants will first participate in a fitness program led by the Eagles Cheerleaders and then participate in a drum […]

$50

2024 START National Training Institute

Loews Philadelphia Hotel 1200 Market Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

From May 6 to May 8, the START National Training Institute (SNTI) will be holding a series of sessions at the Loews Philadelphia Hotel in Philadelphia centered around finding ways to better support individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities as well as those with mental health needs in the workplace. Registration for this event is […]

NEXT CONNECTS Co-mentorship Summer Pilot

Virtual

NEXT CONNECTS is a bi-directional mentorship program that supports both prospective employees as well as employers – with the common goal of workplace inclusion and employment success.

Mental Wellness in the Workplace

Life Sciences PA 411 Swedeland Road, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, United States

Learn how to prioritize your mental health at work and create a positive environment for yourself and your colleagues for an informative lunch and learn where you will learn tips for promoting mental wellness in the workplace from NEN board member Kevin Davis.

Free

Aramark Hiring Event

Handschumacher Dining Center 3250 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Drexel Business Inclusion Center is hosting an hiring fair in partnership with Aramark on June 25th from 9am-1pm.

Free

Best Practices to Support Neurodiversity in the Workplace

Many neurodivergent individuals experience barriers in traditional job interviews, hiring processes, and workplace settings. Join us for this webinar as we explore findings from Cornell University’s Autism Transition to Adulthood Initiative (ATTAIN), as well as from a National Science Foundation research project on ways employers can modify the job interview process to lead to better hiring outcomes. This webinar will also delve into promising practices emerging from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology’s Project LIFE on how to support neurodiverse individuals in the workplace, as well as practical guidance from a leading disability-inclusiveness business consultancy on what you can do to make your workplace inclusive for all.

Free

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