CAP maintains an archive of press releases, news items and other articles about topics of interest in the disability arena.
As of January 3, 2018, federal agencies are required to change policies to comply with new amendments to Section 501 of the Rehabilitation Act dictating that federal agencies must develop affirmative action plans with the goal of increasing employment and advancement opportunities of individuals with disabilities and must provide Personal Assistance Services (PAS) for employees with targeted disabilities.
The Annual Secretary of Defense Awards Ceremony honors components, military departments, Service members and civilians with disabilities for their outstanding contributions supporting the Department of Defense mission.
CAP was able to talk with Flynn Rosko, a 2017 Secretary of Defense Award Recipient, prior to the 37th Annual Secretary of Defense Awards ceremony.
Due to the influx of requests for sit-to-stand workstations from federal employees with disabilities within the Department of Defense and wounded, ill and injured Service members who are Continuing on Active Duty (COAD), effective immediately medical documentation will be required for all sit-to-stand workstation requests submitted to CAP.
This week is an annual observance to commemorate the living document that upholds and protects the freedoms central to the American way of life.
The Computer/Electronic Accommodations Program is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Curtis D. Bell as CAP Director.
What causes scoliosis? Find out in the latest edition of CAPtions! Also included is a case study focusing on workplace ergonomics, a briefing of the DoD-wide Windows 10 transition, and learn why Federal Employee/Disability Advocate Regina Blye says that resources like CAPTEC are essential.
In an attempt to help people understand factors to consider, CAP has created a video which includes a few of the most commonly requested sit-to-stand workstations.
The Spring CAPtions is now available. This quarter's newsletter features the recent Rehabilitation Act updates and CAP outreach activities.
As of March 1st, CAP's most expedient procurement method, Blanket Purchase Agreements (BPAs), became available.
On January 26, 2017, Ai Squared software products such as ZoomText and Window-Eyes will begin to experience startup failures as a result of digital certificate used to certify the products being compromised.