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www.careeronestop.org/ResourcesFor/WorkersWithDisabilities/workers-with-disabilities.aspx

Are you a job seeker with a disability? Find resources and information to support your successful employment.

www.huffingtonpost.com/jennifer-laszlo-mizrahi/10-tips-to-enable-people-_b_4261901.html

Nov 15, 2013 ... Fully 70 percent of working-age people with disabilities in America are not working. This leads to poverty, powerlessness and prison. So how can we, who care about people with disabilities, change that? Back in the old days, people with disabilities didn't have access to quality education. Now, thankfully ...

www.federaljobs.net/disabled.htm

Federal Jobs for Disabled Veterans | Jobs for Disabled People. Currently just under twelve percent of the total federal civilian workforce, over 219,000 people with disabilities, are employed by the federal government. Jobs for the disabled exist in most organizations and in hundreds of occupations. Total disabled ...

gogovernment.org/government_careers/persons_with_disabilities.php

Schedule A is a hiring authority that enables agencies to speed up the process of hiring individuals with disabilities. Schedule A helps qualified individuals with disabilities to secure jobs that are matched to their skills and abilities. By utilizing this authority to fill a position, an agency can opt out of using the traditional—and  ...

www.cbsnews.com/news/americans-with-disabilities-still-cant-land-jobs

Jul 26, 2017 ... Before the Americans with Disabilities Act, the country was a very different place for people with disabilities, who had to navigate hurdles such as inaccessible public buildings. Yet when it comes to the workforce, the hurdles may not look much different than they did 27 years ago. The share of adults with ...

www.si.edu/ohr/disabled

Sep 7, 2017 ... All persons who are selected for positions must meet the qualification requirements for the jobs and be able to perform the essential duties of the jobs with or ... For more information visit OPM's "Federal Employment of People with Disabilities" website or contact Smithsonian Disability Placement Coordinator ...

money.cnn.com/2015/07/26/news/economy/americans-with-disabilities-act-problems-remain/index.html

Jul 26, 2015 ... Jordan Gallacher hasn't had a job in three years. Many employers reject him with a form letter or email, but one said outright: "We don't hire blind people." Gallacher, 28, is a computer expert. He has a bachelor's degree in management and entrepreneurship from Louisiana Tech University. Yet most ...

themighty.com/2017/07/remote-jobs-companies-disability

Jul 6, 2017 ... If you have a chronic illness or disability, physically going to work every day can be difficult, but that doesn't mean you can't find employment. With the right accommodations, many people are able to work at least part-time. To help you in your job search, we've identified 11 companies currently hiring for ...

www.un.org/development/desa/disabilities/resources/factsheet-on-persons-with-disabilities/disability-and-employment.html

Persons with disabilities and people with long-term health conditions have lower employment rates than the rest of the population, no matter what their qualification level. At every level of qualification, persons with disabilities are up to three times more likely than other citizens to be without a job yet wishing to work.