Tag: GCPD

April Accessibility and Disability Policy Webinar Series: COVID-19 and Considerations for People with Disabilities

Office of the Texas Governor, Greg Abbott Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities Accessibility and Disability Policy Webinar Series COVID-19: Considerations for People with Disabilities Gears Representing Different Healthcare Items The Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities (GCPD) invites you…

Governor Abbott Declares October Persons with Disabilities History and Awareness Month 2019

Celebrating Persons with Disabilities History and Awareness Month In 2011, the 82nd Texas Legislature passed House Bill (HB) 3616, which officially designated October as Persons with Disabilities History and Awareness Month. HB 3616 encouraged public schools and state agencies to…

Governor’s Committee Partners with TWC for Texas HireAbility Campaign

Governor’s Committee Partners with TWC for Texas HireAbility Campaign The Texas Governor’s Committee on People with Disabilities (GCPD) has partnered with the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) and Texas Workforce Solutions to launch the Texas HireAbility campaign to raise awareness about…