Vermont DBVI Employment Awareness Summit October 26th and November 9th

14 October 2020

Please join DBVI for the “Vermont DBVI Employment Awareness Summit.“ This will be a virtual event held on October 26th and November 9th from 9:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. using Zoom (login information below). This will be a facilitated discussion about finding ways to match our unique strengths and talents to meet Vermont employer needs. The agenda will include some activities to help us feel encouraged and empowered as we learn about Vermont’s current and future labor information.

This event is for everyone who believes that individuals who are blind or visually impaired have unique strengths and talents that can meet Vermont employer needs.

Here is a link to a YouTube video from Fred Jones, DBVI Director, with more details and goals for the event.

The Agenda for October 26th from 9:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. will include a welcome from Fred Jones, DBVI Director and introduction of David DeNotaris, national Consultant, Speaker, and Trainer. Listen to David's TED Talk here.

Learn about Employer Needs (Labor Market Information—from Kevin Stapleton—Vermont Department of Labor), and participate in some activities to help us feel encouraged and empowered!


Zoom Meeting Information for October 26th:

Below is the Zoom meeting information. If you have any questions please contact Cameron Hager. His email address is

His phone number is: 802-365-1614

It is not necessary to register but it would be helpful if you let Cameron know if you plan to attend.

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Check back later for November 9th Zoom info!

Contact Us

Fred Jones, Division Director
HC 2 South, 280 State Drive
Waterbury, VT 05671-2050
Toll Free in Vermont: 1-800-356-1526
Voice: (802) 289-0334
Fax: (802) 885-6471
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This is a Division of the
Department of Disabilities, Aging and Independent Living
under the Agency of Human Services