Ability Career Fair this Wednesday at UAH

Ability Career Fair this Wednesday at UAH
Source: (WAFF)

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - A career fair coming to Huntsville will give those with disabilities the chance to meet potential employers.

The University of Alabama at Huntsville (UAH) and the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services (ADRS) will host the 3rd annual Ability Career Fair on Wednesday.

Job seekers can click here to register for the fair for free.

"We believe in the mission of connecting employers and persons with disabilities," said Lisa Carter Rivers, a human resources specialist at UAH.

Gently used clothing will also be available at the workshop for attendees who need business attire.

"We want to give people with disabilities every opportunity to succeed while looking for work." said Phyllis Barrett, ADRS Unit Supervisor.

Employers will interview prospective employees at the career fair. Workshops will also be conducted.

The Ability Career Fair will be at UAH's Conference Training Center, 1410 Ben Graves Dr., on April 18 from 8 a.m. to noon.

This event is being sponsored by ADRS, Alabama Institute for Deaf and Blind (AIDB), North Alabama Society for Human Resource Management (NASHRM), Phoenix and UAH.

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