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2018 National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM)


Reflecting the important role disability plays in workforce diversity, this year’s National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) theme is “America’s Workforce: Empowering All.” Observed each October, NDEAM celebrates the contributions of workers with disabilities and educates about the value of a diverse workforce inclusive of their skills and talents.

For more information on the national campaign, visit the NDEAM home page.

 - List of Statewide Activities -

Columbia Disability Mentoring Day

Date: Friday, October 12th
Time: 8:00 am to 5:00 pm
Location: 201 Corporate Park Boulevard, Columbia, SC 29223
RSVP by: Friday, October 5th
Contact: Andric McNeil, 803-786-0495

Bennettsville Open House

Date: Friday, October 12th
Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Location: 1029 SC-9, Bennettsville, SC 29512
RSVP by: Friday, October 5th
Contact: Jack Swann, 843-479-8318

Lancaster Open House

Date: Wednesday, October 17th
Time: 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Location: 1150 Roddey Drive, Lancaster, SC 29720
RSVP by: Friday, October 12th
Contact: Sherri Hilaman, (803)285-6909

Florence Disability Mentoring Day

Date: Wednesday, October 17th
Time: 8:30 am to 2:00 pm
Location: 1947 West Darlington Street, Florence, SC 29501
RSVP by: Monday, October 15th
Contact: Xavier Sams, 843-662-8114

Anderson Disability Mentoring Day

Date: Wednesday, October 17th
Time: 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
Location: 3001 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Anderson, SC 29625
RSVP by: Friday, October 5th
Contact: Berdina Hill, 864-224-6391

Seneca Disability Mentoring Day

Date: Wednesday, October 17th - Friday, October 19th
Time: 11:00 am to 1:15 pm
Location: 1951 Wells Highway, Seneca, SC 29678
RSVP by: Thursday, October 4th
Contact: Cynthia Elliott, 864-882-6669

Moncks Corner Disability Mentoring Day

Date: Tuesday, October 23rd
Time: 9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Location: 2954 S. Live Oak Drive, Moncks Corner, SC 29461
RSVP by: Tuesday, October 16th
Contact: Michelle McDonald, 843-761-6036

Conway Disability Mentoring Day (Voyaging Into Careers)

Date: Tuesday, October 23rd
Time: 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Location: 3009 Fourth Avenue, Conway, SC 29527
RSVP by: Friday, October 5th
Contact: Courtney McCulloch, Michelle Hudson or Amanda Butler, 843-248-2235

Walterboro Disability Mentoring Day

Date: Tuesday, October 23rd - Tuesday, October 30th
Time: 8:30 am to 3:00 pm
Location: 919 Thunderbolt Drive, Walterboro, SC 29488
RSVP by: Friday, October 5th
Contact: Lynn Marcom, 843-538-3116

Aiken Open House

Date: Thursday, October 25th
Time: 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Location: 855 York St. N.E., Aiken, SC 29801
RSVP by: Thursday, October 11th
Contact: Keya Perrin, 803-641-7630

Hartsville Open House

Date: Friday, October 26th
Time: 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Location: 2413 Stadium Road,Hartsville, SC 29550
RSVP by: Friday, October 19th
Contact: Jack Swann, 843-479-8318

Aiken Disability Mentoring Day

Date: Tuesday, October 30th
Time: 9:45 am to 12:30 am
Location: 855 York St. N.E., Aiken, SC 29801
RSVP by: Friday, October 5th
Contact: Sara Wilson, (803) 641-7630

Williamsburg Disability Mentoring Day (Fi$t Full of Dollar$)

Date: Tuesday, October 30th
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 am
Location: 405 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., Kingstree, SC 29556
RSVP by: Friday, October 5th
Contact: Kenndra Brown, (843) 354-5252

Rock Hill Disability Mentoring Day (Mad City Money simulation)

Date: Wednesday, October 31st
Time: 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Location: 1020 Heckle Blvd., Rock Hill, SC 29732
RSVP by: Monday, October 15th
Contact: Brittany Bostick, 803-327-7106

Earlier Event: September 29
United Way of Aiken County Family Fun Day