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Friday, September 26, 2008

Free telephone directory assistance

Free telephone directory assistance numbers:
1-800-FREE-411 (1-800-373-3411)
1-800-GOOG-411 (1-800-466-4411)

MyTeleSpace Telephone Social Networking

Submitted by Chika Oguledo:
MyTeleSpace is a social networking site that is entirely accessible over a telephone.
To get your own Mytelespace account Please Call: 712-432-9675
Login at

Thursday, September 25, 2008

CAREERS & the disABLED Magazine's Career Expo For People With Disabilities

Monday, November 17, Washington DC. 10am-3pm
The largest and most successful career event for the disabled community in the United States
Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington DC, 20004


Office of Disability Rights events for October:

DC Disability Awareness Conference and Disability Mentoring Days
Date: October 7, 2008
Time: 9 am – 5 pm
Location: One Judiciary Square, Old Council Chambers: 441 4th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20001 (Near Judiciary Square Metro on the Red Line)

For more information go to:

Wednesday, September 10, 2008

Mayor's Citywide Job Fair Sept 23 10am-4pm

DCHR, DOES Host the District’s Premier Recruiting Event

WASHINGTON, DC — The DC Department of Human Resources (DCHR), in partnership with the DC Department of Employment Services (DOES), is proud to announce that Mayor Adrian M. Fenty's Fall 2008 Citywide Job Fair will be held September 23, 2008 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center.

This premier recruiting event will showcase employment opportunities with many of the District's top employers, including job opportunities with the Government of the District of Columbia. Recruiters and hiring managers from more than 125 District government, Federal government and private sector employers will be on hand at the job fair looking for qualified jobseekers. In addition, some hiring managers will be conducting on site interviews and issuing tentative offers of employment. This means qualified applicants could potentially leave the fair with a job!

The event is free and open to everyone. No preregistration is needed.

For more information on Mayor Adrian M. Fenty's Fall 2008 Citywide Job Fair visit

WHAT: Mayor Adrian M. Fenty's Fall 2008 Citywide Job Fair

WHEN: September 23, 2008 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

WHERE: Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Hall C
801 Mount Vernon Place, NW
Washington, DC 20001

The District of Columbia is an equal opportunity employer

Monday, September 8, 2008


Helping People Achieve Success!

You are cordially invited to join us in the celebration and growth of CPRHELP an advocacy group dedicated to helping persons with disabilities living in the DC METRO area.

When: Friday September 12, 2008

Time: 10:30 am to 12:30 pm

Where: Prince Georges County Hyattsville Public Library

6530 Adelphi Rd.

Hyattsville, MD 20782

Phone: 301-699-3500 - Call for directions or nearby bus stop – Near Prince George’s Mall
TTY= 301-808-2061
**Use of library meeting space does not constitute endorsement of program/meeting or
Its content by the Prince George’s County Memorial Library System. Please arrive safely
and enter at your own risk

Free refreshments - Load up on valuable financial information from our millionaire partner.

We look forward to seeing you!