Georgia APSE
   

Welcome

About GAPSE

Membership

To Join
Members only

Public Policy
 

Conference

Training Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities

Job Opportunities

Newsletter

Success Stories

Resources

Links

Contact Us

 

 
logo

  21st Annual 
Georgia APSE Training Conference

Employment First

 October 11-13, 2016

UGA Hotel & Conference Center – Athens 

Featuring Bill Santos

 Network with us while learning the skills needed to tap into the wealth of jobs available through locally owned businesses! 

PROGRAM PRESENTATIONS:

Customized Employment: Getting to the Big Bucks (Beth Keeton) - https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxqqTnkPaOW_c1BZRDNhNGlLZ00/view?pli=1

"Good" Jobs: What They Are, Where to Find Them, and How to Negotiate Them Beth Keeton) -
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxqqTnkPaOW_SWRHREtrRlpvUGs/view?pli=1

We Want You! Changing the World through Employment First Advocacy (D'Arcy Robb & Crystal Perry) -
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxqqTnkPaOW_ZF9NY2dCajJpM1k/view?pli=1

Employment FIrst Georgia flyer -
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxqqTnkPaOW_OGkyeUFERmxvREE/view?pli=1

Maximizing Small Employer Relationships (Steven Hunt) -  https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxqqTnkPaOW_X0NPWUU3bWVHZmc/view?pli=1

Life Work Balance (Rebecca Buck) - GAPSE 2015 Work Life Balance

How Self Employment affects Social Security Disability Benefits (SSI and SSDI) (Shanti Aaron & Leon White) -
https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BxqqTnkPaOW_b0k1QnZHNmpsTmM/view?pli=1


FACT SHEETS AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD
In response to the Governor’s elimination of all state funds budgeted for mental health supported employment programs, the GAPSE Public Policy Work Group has developed fact sheets for policy makers. Click to download:

• Necessity of Restoration of Funds for Supported Employment Services for Persons with Mental Illness

• Reconsidering Restoration of Supported Employment Funding Makes Sense (GMHCN)

• Wisdom of Increasing State Funds for Supported Employment Services; Long-Run Savings of State Dollars!


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
The GAPSE board of directors continuously seeks members to serve on our board, committees, and work groups. Tell us what you would be interested in doing. Click here to complete the Volunteer form.


Using the “Suggestion” link on the "Contact Us" page
, a GAPSE member suggested we include a site where jobs could be listed. We Agree! To list job opportunities on the GAPSE website, please email an abbreviated version of the announcement to pchase@uga.edu in Word format. Keep your eye on this site.
 
 
Employment Opportunities: Click here