Work and education

Foto: Two men, one of them in a wheelchair, going to work; Copyright: Coenders


National Business & Disability Council NBDC

The NBDC is an US-national corporate resource for hiring, working with, and marketing to people with disabilities. Job seeker with a disability who are College Graduates, soon to are College Graduates or have the equivalent in technical training qualify for this free service.


HirePotential specialises in employing people with disabilities, mature workers, veterans and individuals from other niche groups. They understand the needs of people with disabilities and can place them in rewarding, competitive jobs with attractive benefits at leading companies across the country.

Virtual Career Fair provides a special place for People wiht Disabilities on their website for people with disabilities to create a resume, communicate online with employers in real-time about current openings and to utilize career preparation resources, including tips on interviewing, negotiating salary, writing winning cover letters and more.

Career Resources for Americans with Disabilities

Career Resources for Americans with Disabilities has lots of information about public policy, employer compliance, and issues facing disabled individuals in the workforce. Find links to advocacy groups, government agencies, and informative articles. There are also plenty of helpful tools for families, employers, and caregivers.


Global Applied Disability Research and Information Network on Employment and Training. The Network brings together research centres, universities, enterprises, government departments, trade unions, and organizations of and for persons with disabilities. Their common goal is to advance competitive employment and training opportunities for persons with disabilities.


Private, nonprofit corporation which provides adult day training & habilitation services to persons with developmental disabilities or related conditions in Minnesota. ProWorks provides both center-based and community-based adult day training and habilitation services.

We Connect Now

We Connect Now is dedicated to uniting people interested in rights and issues affecting people with disabilities, with particular emphasis on college students and access to higher education and employment issues. One of the goals of this site is to help college students with disabilities to succeed in their studies by getting the information and support they need, both through resources, links, blogs latest news, studying existing laws and regulation and through personal contacts.