Do you make your MD known in the workplace? Was there a time when you didn’t tell people about your muscular dystrophy because you were concerned you’d be treated differently or maybe even lose your job?
This month is National Disability Employment Awareness Month 2021. The theme for NDEAM 2021, “America’s Recovery: Powered by Inclusion,” reflects the importance of ensuring that people with disabilities have full access to employment and community involvement during the national recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.
If you identify as having a disability, do you believe that the government cared for disabled people during the pandemic? Do you have full access to employment and your community?