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8 Online Employment Resources for Persons with Disabilities

Below are several examples of online employment resources designed to assist people with disabilities in the workforce.

1. Our Ability (http://www.ourability.com)
View and listen to success stories or post a job or resume. Read about and interact with successful people with disabilities in the education and business world.

2. Accessible Technology for All (http://www.accessibletech.org)
AccessibleTech.org is a project of the ADA National Network geared for the business community. The site provides resources on accessible technology and AT.

3. Workrave (http://www.workrave.org)
Free ergonomics software download to prevent Repetive Strain injury while working on your computer.

4. Searchable Online Accommodation Resource (http://askjan.org/soar/index.htm)
The Job Accommodation Network (JAN)’s Web page for exploring various accommodation options for people with disabilities in work and educational settings.

5. Employer’s Practical Guide to Reasonable Accommodations (http://askjan.org/Erguide/One.htm)
Covers Americans with Disabilities Act basics and info on reasonable accommodations for applicants, interviewees, current and former employees, and employees on leave.

6. Workplace Accommodation Examples (http://www.workrerc.org/accommodations.php)
Read case studies about successful workplace accommodations and add your own.

7. Punch-In.org (http://www.punch-in.org)
A new self-directed Employment Assistant that is geared for young adults with disabilities seeking to enter the workforce.

8. Solving the Employment Puzzle for Youth with Disabilities (http://www.pacer.org/tatra/empPuzzle/1.htm)
Customizable, free parent training curriculum that focuses on providing specific
information on various employment systems for persons with disabilities.

(Taken from: http://www.atprogramnews.com/2011/03/8-great-online-employment-resources-for-persons-with-disabilities.html)

 

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