Recruiting and Hiring Employees with Disabilities

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You can use the following resources to find qualified candidates with disabilities to work as employees and to get tips for hiring individuals with disabilities as part of your work force. You can also find examples of other successful work situations for Kentucky employers who hire people with disabilities.

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KentuckyWorks: Hiring People with Disabilities Infographic

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KentuckyWorks: Comparison of Employment Data Infographic

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What Can You Do? Campaign for Disability Employment

What Can You Do? Campaign for Disability Employment [link] CDE is a collaborative effort among several disability and business organizations that ...
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Your Next Star Campaign (Massachusetts Down syndrome Congress)

Your Next Star Campaign for employers (Massachusetts Down syndrome Congress) [link] Wonderful website featuring strategies for hiring people with Down ...
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Workplace Initiative

Workplace Initiative [link] “The Workplace Initiative helps companies recruit, hire, and retain the largest untapped labor pool in the country – ...
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Hire Gauge: Think Beyond the Label

Hire Gauge [link] Author(s): Think Beyond the Label “The Hire Gauge tool helps employers to estimate the return on investment ...
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Building an Inclusive Workforce: A Four-Step Reference Guide to Recruiting, Hiring, and Retaining Employees with Disabilities

Building an Inclusive Workforce: A Four-Step Reference Guide to Recruiting, Hiring, and Retaining Employees with Disabilities [link] Author(s): U.S. Department ...
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Work Early, Work Often video series

Work Early, Work Often video series [link] Highlights the importance of work and work-based experiences, particularly for young adults with ...
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Kentucky Employment Files Video Series

Kentucky Employment Files Video Series [link] The Kentucky Employment files are developed and produced through a partnership with the Council ...
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Coalition For Workforce Diversity

Coalition For Workforce Diversity [link] Kentucky recruiting and networking resource for people with disabilities. Contact: Willie Byrd at (502)955-7271 or williebyrd@gmail.com ...
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