Fairfax County Disability
Fairfax County Government will host students and job seekers
with disabilities in a county program that orients job seekers to
careers in government and teaches job-searching skills on October
The program was sponsored by the Fairfax Area Disability
Services Board and the Department of Family Services’ Disability
Services Planning and Development program.
Disability Mentoring Day is a national program held annually on
the third Wednesday of October. Sponsored nationally by the
American Association of People with Disabilities, the program
began in 1999 to bring greater awareness and national attention
to employment opportunities for people with disabilities. This
year, over 20,000 students and jobseekers with disabilities
across the country, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and in
24 countries are participating.
2010 Martha Glennan
Employer of the Year Awards Reception and Ceremony
The Fairfax Area Disability Services Board hosted
the 2010 Martha Glennan Employer of the Year Awards
Reception and Ceremony on October 26, 2010 at the Fairfax
County Government Center.
The awards ceremony honored Best Buy and the Companion
Animal Clinic for showing a commitment to the hiring,
promoting, and retaining of people with disabilities in their
of the awards reception and ceremony.
Present & Past Winners
Companion Animal Clinic
East Coast Rehab
New Editions Consulting
Baker Botts LLP
Booz Allen Hamilton
To nominate a business for the 2011 award, please contact Jill
Clark at Jill.Clark@fairfaxcounty.gov or
703-324-5874 (voice), TTY 711.