The SDCEPD works to promote employment opportunities for persons with disabilities through community action, providing free training to businesses and collaboration with public and private organizations.
We accomplish our mission through:
'Jobtoberfest', An Annual Job Fair for People with Disabilities, held in October during National Disability Employment Awareness Month. Jobtoberfest 2014 is on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at the Balboa Park Inn.
Hosting a community event the first quarter of each year on Tax and Financial Awareness for Individuals with Disabilities.
Co-Sponsor of Reflections, an annual exhibition of fine art by Artists with disabilities.
Sponsorship of other organizations and events that increase awareness for and in support of creating employment opportunities for people with disabilities.
Serve as a resource for upcoming Job Fairs and location of job training for people with disabilities.
Serve as a resource for employers who desire Disability Awareness Training or information on assistive technology or other methods to provide reasonable accommodation for employees with disabilities.