disAbility Connections is searching for an Executive Director.
The Executive Director of disAbility Connections, Inc. and the disAbility Connections Foundation of Jackson County, oversees the planning and implementation of the strategic direction to accomplish the mission of the organizations. Performs duties as assigned by the Boards. Oversees staff, programs and services provided. Develops and maintains the solid financial position of both organizations. Builds and maintains relationships at the local, state, federal level with governmental entities, legislators, community organizations and businesses. Interested and qualified candidates should submit resumes and two written references to EDsearch@disabilityconnect.org
by January 17, 2020 at 5:00PM. No phone inquiries, please.
YOUR OPINION COUNTS
The Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC) needs to hear directly from people who have disabilities, their family members, friends, caregivers and other stakeholders. Your participation in the process is vital and we appreciate your time and consideration in completing this survey.
The information collected will help to assess how those programs and services are meeting the needs of people who have disabilities living in Michigan. The following link will take you to the survey.
The partnership with U of M and disAbility Connections has provided a great video of the importance of accessibility and the impact it has on people. Please watch the video and click on the link below to read the article that goes with it.
Pedaling for Parkinson's
@ Jackson YMCA
Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays:
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
127 W. Wesley
Jackson, MI 49201.
Classes run in 8 week sessions. Participants can register at any time.
For additional information you can contact Marilyn Guidinger at (517) 914-5186 or Shawna Tello of YMCA at (517) 782-0537