Empowerment for Americans with Disabilities: Breaking Barriers to Careers and Full Employment

File Downloads / Links

Article Publication Date: 
10/1/2007
Summary: 
This report reviews issues integral to the employment of people with disabilities. It has two broad aims: 1) to summarize existing knowledge regarding employment of people with disabilities; and 2) to present new information on the perspectives of employers, people with disabilities, and disability specialists on key barriers and facilitators of employment. The National Council on Disability offers recommendations to supplement best practices and existing public policies and initiatives.
Types/Tools: 
Sources: 
National Council on Disability
Programs/Initiatives: 
N/A
disabilities; National Council on Disabilities; employment opportunities; Breaking Barriers; Full Employment; Work-Life Balance; Alternative Work Arrangements; Reasonable accommodations

Contact

National Council on Disability
1331 F Street, NW, Suite 850
Washington, DC 20004
ncd@ncd.gov
Phone: 
202-272-2004

Short URL: http://nasuad.org/node/51423