Monthly Archives: June 2014

ADRS business relations coordinator leads Southern Company recruitment training

ADRS Board Chairman Roger McCullough greets those attending the 503 Conference in early 2014.

An advanced disability training for recruiters representing all four branches of the Southern Company took place earlier this summer at the Southern Company headquarters in Atlanta. Peggy Anderson, state coordinator of business relations with the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services (ADRS), spearheaded the training for recruiters of Alabama Power, Georgia Power, Gulf Power, and Mississippi Power. The training focused on three

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YLF delegates target leadership, success

Graduates of the 16th annual Alabama Governor’s Youth Leadership Forum (YLF) left Troy University better equipped to take charge of their own lives following the five-day event that focused on self-esteem, self-advocacy, independent living, and assistive technology. Twenty-seven students with disabilities  participated in this year’s forum. The delegates are selected through a statewide competition that seeks students with disabilities who have leadership

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