Meet DES employee Pat Kuykendall. A veteran and former business owner, Pat knows firsthand what it’s like to return to the civilian world after military service and the importance of obtaining gainful employment. See how Pat’s passion to give back serves the Prescott Valley veteran and employer community.
Movies, magazines and other media lead us to believe that December holidays should be picture perfect. But what if your family doesn’t lead the picture perfect life? Find out how one family created their own tradition, one that symbolizes the holiday season for them.
Did you know that December is one of the best times of the year to look for a new job? Many employers do a significant amount of recruitment during the holiday season to have a full team ready for the new year. If you’re seeking a new career for 2019, ARIZONA @ WORK can help you prepare for the job and connect you with employers hiring throughout the state.
The DES Division of Developmental Disabilities supports its members to lead self-directed, healthy, meaningful lives. DDD offers employment training programs to help individuals with developmental disabilities reach their potential in the workplace and further their independence. One training program at Civitan Foundation, a DDD contracted provider, seeks to maximize each participant's fundamental desire to showcase their talents while earning fair compensation.
DES is a proud sponsor of the Vision, Rehabilitation, and Assistive Technology Expo (VRATE). This yearly event provides attendees the chance to learn more information on living independently with blindness and vision loss.
For three days, employees of the Department of Economic Security (DES) Division of Aging and Adult Services (DAAS) volunteered to prepare carts, direct traffic, hand out refreshments to fellow volunteers and break down boxes.