Isaac appointed to Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities

Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal appointed 23 people to various statewide boards in November, and one of those appointees was Special Olympics Georgia athlete Nandi Isaac. Isaac of Macon was one of seven people appointed to the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities. The mission of the group is...

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Program helps Hall students with disabilities land jobs

There are more jobs at Northeast Georgia Medical Center than those filled by doctors, nurses and technicians. There are cooks and mail sorters, people working clerical jobs, manual labor and hundreds of other roles that can be filled by employees of various educational levels. A partnership...

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On the job: Autistic man takes legislator to work

A young Canton man with autism took his state representative to work with him Wednesday as part of “Take Your Legislator to Work” day, sponsored by the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities. Chad Roberts took state Rep. Scot Turner, R-Holly Springs, along with him to Sweetwater Growers...

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