These websites are dedicated to ensuring that people with disabilities have the opportunity to work and go to school. Here you'll find job search websites geared toward finding employers who comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act, as well as sites with advice and guidance for transitioning back to school at the elementary, high school, and college level. Additional sources for college-bound students are included to ensure a positive campus experience.
The National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth assists state and local workforce development systems to better serve all youth, including youth with disabilities. This resource center partners with expertise in education, youth development, disability, employment, workforce development and family issues to provide extensive resources that can assist families in developing youth leadership and workforce skills, self-advocacy, and other key skills that support successful community integration and independence. Click on Publications by Topic to explore briefs, fact sheets, guides, and white papers.