Resources for Students with Disabilities
AFB CareerConnect - American Foundation for the Blind
A resource for people who want to learn about the range and diversity of jobs performed by adults who are blind or visually impaired.
The ADA: Your Employment Rights as an Individual with a Disability
The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Created by the Presidential Task Force on Employment of Adults with Disabilities to provide access to services and information.
A highly competitive program placing college students with disabilities in fulfilling summer internships and providing them with leadership development opportunities. This program is managed by the National Business and Disability Council.
A program of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, offering outstanding internship opportunities for students with disabilities in science, engineering, mathematics, computer science, and some fields of business.
Equal Opportunity Publications, Inc.
Companies recruiting college graduates and professionals with disabilities.
Federal Employment of People with Disabilities
From the U.S. Office of Personnel Management.
Resources for specific populations.
ICI - Institute for Community Inclusion
Many publications related to job search and career advancement for people with disabilities.
JAN - Job Accommodation Network
Includes comprehensive links related to disability issues and employment.
Mobility International USA
A one-stop resource for people with disabilities, exchange and disability staff interested in study, work, intern, volunteer, research, or teach abroad programs, a project sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.
NOD - National Organization on Disability
NOD works in partnership with businesses, government, national philanthropies, and local organizations to promote employment opportunities, raise awareness, and marshall resources for people with disabilities.
The Red Book
The Red Book is a general reference tool describing the Social Security Administration's disability-related policies.