Students With Disabilities Help Furloughed Workers:
Federal Government Shutdown Halts Employment Training Program
February 6, 2019
On the last day of the federal government shutdown, five young adults
with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are participants in SEEC’s
Project SEARCH program spent their afternoon bagging groceries for furloughed federal workers at the Capital Area Foodbank. What many did not know was these five students were also victims of the shutdown.