A new academy for employers is being launched today (June 19) at The Disability Resource Centre in Poynters Road, Dunstable.
It is being supported by leading regional law firm Pictons.
DRC spokesperson Sandie Copp said: “Employers will learn how to transform the culture and skills mix of their businesses and how to recruit and retain people with disabilities through a range of activities, including free seminars and other networking events.”
Pictons partner Aye Limbin Glassey said: “Our role is often to legally clarify and educate local businesses . Our workshops will will cover topics ranging from employment law to human resources.”