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Governor John Kasich officially launched Ohio’s Employment First Initiative when he signed Executive Order 2012-05K on March 19, 2012. The Executive Order established statewide collaboration and coordination by creating the Employment First Taskforce and Advisory Committee, and made community employment the preferred outcome for people with developmental disabilities. 


“You’re giving someone not just a career, but you’re giving them a life” watch to see how you as an employer can change the life of an Ohioan with a disability. #EmploymentFirst


Ohio employers are bringing greater independence, wealth building potential, and improved personal satisfaction to persons with disabilities, here’s how: https://bit.ly/2JLWztC   #EmploymentFirst


If you are looking for talented, hardworking employees for your business, consider a job seeker with disabilities, you may very well be changing a life. Find out more at OhioEmploymentFirst.org #EmploymentFirst


Are you currently hiring? Watch “Workforce Success Stories” on the @doddohio YouTube channel, find out more about #EmploymentFirst and how it may benefit your company.