unique abilities

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The Florida Cabinet commemorated Disability Employment Awareness Month at its Tuesday meeting.

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Two local businesses received an award Wednesday for employing people with disabilities.


The Florida Unique Abilities Partner Program is officially up and running. One of the initiative’s goals is to reduce the unemployment rate among people who have disabilities.

Rep. Ray Rodrigues (R-Estero)
Nick Evans

Floridians with unique abilities now have access to tax free savings plans thanks to a program that launched July 1.  ABLE accounts are based on college savings plans that have been around since the 1990s.