Employment

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Employment Resources and Training

smoc.org/employment-education.php
located in Framingham. SMOC also offers workshops in computer skills, job search skills and more. Call the Opportunity Center at (508) 620-2677 for the schedule.

cmecworks.net
finds employment opportunities in central Mass. MWCIL towns include Bellingham, Franklin and Medway.

www.mass.gov/orgs/massachusetts-rehabilitation-commission

www.mass.gov/service-details/statewide-employment-services
Health and Human Services

guides.exceptionallives.org/hc/en-us/articles/360026022173-Introduction

www.mass.gov/masshire-career-centers
Link between workers and employers to bring about economic opportunity

disabilityinfo.org/fact-sheet-library/job-resources/
Includes info on support services and benefits

Workplace Accommodations and Employment Issues

www.dol.gov/odep/topics/disability.htm
from U.S. Department of Labor

workwithoutlimits.org/
of Massachusetts provides employment information.

askjan.org/index.html
is for employees with disabilities, and for employers.

www.accessibletech.org/index.php
promotes the use of accessible electronic information technology.

digitalcommons.ilr.cornell.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1296&context=edicollect

www.agrability.org/
is a national program to help remove the obstacles to farming for people with disabilities.

www.communityinclusion.org/
at UMASS Boston promotes the inclusion of people with disabilities in their communities through training, consultation, clinical and employment services, and research.

www.dol.gov/odep/pdf/InclusiveInternshipPrograms.pdf
by the U.S. Department of Labor, and the Office of Disability Employment Policy

Job Directories

jobquest.dcs.eol.mass.gov/jobquest

jobs.aapd.com
from the American Association of People with Disabilities

tapability.org/
national talent pool of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) candidates looking for employment and a job posting system for businesses looking to hire individuals with disabilities.

www.aaas.org/program/entrypoint
identifies and recruits students with apparent and non-apparent disabilities studying in science, engineering, mathematics, computer science, and some fields of business for outstanding internship and co-op opportunities.

by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Office of Disability Employment Policy, and the U.S. Department of Defense

  • www.wrp.gov
    for Federal Officials to register and search independently for candidates who meet their hiring needs.

  • www.askearn.org/
    is for private-sector employers. Students are eligible for up to a year after graduation, and access the system through their college.

jobs.providers.org
has an extensive listing for Human Services workers.

For Employers

https://obamawhitehouse.archives.gov/sites/default/files/docs/employing_people_with_disabilities_toolkit_february_3_2015_v4.pdf
Comprehensive Guide from the Feds on all aspects of employing people with disabilities. A good read for job-seekers, too! From the Obama White House Archives.

www.adahospitality.org/accessible-meetings-events-conferences-guide/book