News Articles

National Disability Employment Awareness Month 2016

Published: October 3, 2016, Whitehouse.gov.

Americans with disabilities are entitled to the same rights and freedoms as any other citizen -- including the right to dignity and respect in the workplace. Too often in our Nation's history, individuals with disabilities have been eager to work but could not find a job, facing red tape, discrimination, or employers who assumed that disabled meant unable and refused to hire them.

Source: Whitehouse.gov


Sharing Information Loud and Clear, SILC Newsletter November 2017

Published: November 10, 2017, SILC main office.

Veterans and Community - Themes this month

Source: SILC main office


Agency Announcements

SILC Media

    The State Leadership Accountability Act (SLAA) requires each state agency to maintain effective systems of internal control, to evaluate and monitor the effectiveness of these controls on an ongoing basis and to biennially report on the adequacy of the agency's system of internal control, in accordance with Government Code sections 13400 through 13407.   Please see the attached reports. 

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