The Campaign for Disability Employment
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PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES:

What can YOU do?

Work is fundamental to our lives. It means so much more than a paycheck — it offers purpose and the opportunity to lead an independent, self-directed life for all people, including people with disabilities.

People with disabilities have the skills to pursue meaningful careers and play an important role in America’s educational and economic success. In fact, experience with disability can offer a competitive edge when it comes to work. If you are a person with a disability, only you can define your own limitations. High expectations are essential to success. Organizations exist that can help you seek employment, identify the tools you need to be productive on the job, and understand your right to be evaluated on your ability, not disability. Because after all, at work it’s what people can do that matters.


Tell us what YOU can do!
If you are a person with a disability, we’d like to hear from you.

Please take a moment to share information about your job skills and talents. Your story will increase employers’ awareness of the talents and skills that people with disabilities contribute to the workplace and help challenge misconceptions about disability and employment.

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I CAN...

taylor gilroy
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I can sing and dance. I love to be on stage. I work at goodwill. I love children around 2 to 5.


Jeffrey Lightfoot
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I'm an Epileptic. I have a sports background. I have worked baseball,football,and basketball games. I ushered games.I did security. I did statistics. I worked with tickets. I did college/university and professional games. I've also done an internship w/ professional sports team in Public Relations. Currently volunteering with a local university athletic department.


Susan Moffitt
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My job is to keep my patients safe. Preventing falls or pulling out IV's and other lines. To be compassionate about their circumstances and empathetic regarding their needs.


Brittany Rivera
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I have short term memory loss,But,I am pretty fast learner,And,A hard worker.I have worked in retail as a Retail Sales Associate,And,At a Daycare/Preschool as a Teacher Helper .


anthony prince
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I can operate an industrial dishwasher or dishwash by hand, I can wash floors and dusting, I can prep-cook, clean bathrooms I can also greet customers and work up front with cash resgitsters