LOUISIANE (KTVE / KARD) – Healthy Blue, a joint venture between Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana and Anthem Partnership Holding Company, LLC will host a virtual job fair for residents with disabilities in Louisiana on Wednesday, November 3, 2021, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
According to a press release, job seekers with disabilities can register for the event as soon as possible at the following link: https://app.brazenconnect.com/a/Families-Helping-Families/e / Q8R53.
The Families Helping Families and Healthy Blue resource center network have partnered over the years to organize events for people with disabilities and their families. This virtual job fair is the latest collaboration and commitment of organizations to help people with disabilities access meaningful employment.
Meaningful, long-lasting employment fosters positive habits and structure in our day and keeps us active, both mentally and physically. According to HR Magazine, almost all HR professionals (97%) and people managers (92%) report that employees with disabilities consistently perform as or better than their peers without disabilities.
Job seekers will have the chance to meet different Louisiana public and private employers including Waffle House, Manpower, Department of Revenue, Secretary of State, and Department of Children and Family Services.