View of State Capitol and Visitor Center
Young man using wheelchair in mountain setting
Woman arranging flowers in bouquet
Business meeting of team members
Businessman using wheelchair on ramp in view of American flag and park
Man with arms outstretched standing on rock along ocean
Older and younger man standing side by side in front of building
Back of Sailor's head with flag in distance
Businessman using wheelchair with laptop sitting in field of wildflowers
Construction worker with hardhat and safety glasses
For over 25 years, an independent voice
for South Dakotans with disabilities.
Getting Down to Business video
3 South Dakota employees with disabilities & their employers
featured in video produced by South Dakota Retailers Assocation for pilot project:
Check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LvyVpeZ-NxI&feature=youtu.be
Due Date - Friday/April 28th
Nominations being sought for 2017 Governor's Awards
The South Dakota Board of Vocational Rehabilitation, Service to the Blind and Visually Impaired and the Statewide Independent Living Council are now accepting nominations for the 2017 Governor’s Awards.
The nomination categories are:
Outstanding Employee with a Disability
Outstanding Citizen with a Disability
Outstanding Private Employer (Small Employer)
Outstanding Private Employer (Large Employer)
Outstanding Employer (Other)
Outstanding Transition Services Award
Distinguished Service Award
Anyone is welcome to submit a nomination. Nomination forms can be downloaded here: 2017 Nom Forms.doc
The cover memo and process can be viewed here: 2017 Cover Memo.doc
For assistance, please contact 1-800-210-0143. The deadline for submitting names for consideration is Friday, April 28.
Gov. Dennis Daugaard will recognize individuals and employers for their contributions to the rehabilitation and employment of South Dakotans with disabilities during a ceremony later this year.
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Eligible South Dakotans with Disabilities
ABLE Accounts are available to you!
Three states presently offer ABLE accounts nationwide. To learn more about them, click on the links below or contact the SD Investment Council.
Ohio STABLE - http://stableaccount.com/
ABLE TN - http://abletn.gov/
Nebraska ENABLE - https://www.enablesavings.com/
Michigan MiABLE - https://www.miable.org
Oregon ABLE Savings Plan - http://oregonablesavings.com
Virginia ABLEnow - https://www.able-now.com
AlaskaABLE Plan - https://savewithable.com
Rhode Island ABLE - https://savewithable.com
10 Things About the ABLE Act
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