Home Depot Huntsville recognizes Disability Awareness Month

In recognition of Disability Employment Awareness Month, today’s featured inclusive employer is Home Depot in Huntsville



Home Depot

#DEAM #EngageTalent Home Depot has been a long term employer for people who live with the label of a developmental disability since they opened in Huntsville. Thank you to The Home Depot Huntsville for recognizing that inclusive hiring makes good business sense.

in recognition of Disability Employment Awareness Month 2016 we will be featuring photos of local inclusive employers.
Each day we will be adding a new employer and photos of people working.
Please visit #EngageTalent and #DEAM for more information. Engage talent by sharing your own inclusive employment stories on social media using the hashtag #DEAM
To learn more about Community Living Huntsville’s employment supports program please contact Michelle Ainsworth at michelle.ainsworth@clhuntsville.ca or phone 705. 789. 4543 Ex. 241
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