Below you will find helpful links for both employers and professionals seeking for a career in the state of Florida.
The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) is the national professional, scientific, and credentialing association for more than 166,000 audiologists, speech-language pathologists, speech, language, and hearing scientists, audiology and speech-language pathology support personnel, and students.
The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is an individual membership professional organization representing more than 85,000 member physical therapists (PTs), physical therapist assistants (PTAs), and students of physical therapy. APTA seeks to improve the health and quality of life of individuals in society by advancing physical therapist practice, education, and research, and by increasing the awareness and understanding of physical therapy's role in the nation's health care system.
In its simplest terms, occupational therapists and occupational therapy assistants help people across the lifespan participate in the things they want and need to do through the therapeutic use of everyday activities (occupations). Common occupational therapy interventions include helping children with disabilities to participate fully in school and social situations, helping people recovering from injury to regain skills, and providing supports for older adults experiencing physical and cognitive changes
State certification is Florida's premier stamp of approval for minority, women, and Florida veteran business enterprises. It is widely accepted across the State of Florida in the private sector, as well as, cities, counties, school districts, hospitals, water management districts and other quasi governmental entities.
First tier refferals are given to minority, women, and Florida veteran businesses that are certified by the state. This means they are the first tier of businesses referred to state agencies seeking to include supplier diversity as a part of their purchase order and contract opportunities.
The mission of the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce is to develop, promote and sustain a vital, thriving business climate throughout the community and to initiate, support and enhance the civic, educational and economic well-being of the area.
The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce is proud to be recognized as one of the few Chambers of Commerce in the State of Florida that meet or exceeds the Florida Association of Chamber Professionals standards (FACP), an organization that represents over 180 chambers of commerce through out the State of Florida.
In 2007, the Hispanic Chamber earned its "certified" status by the FACP, becoming a member of the selected group of chambers of commerce delivering programs and services that sets standards of excellence for Chambers of Commerce in Florida.