For many Americans with disabilities, finding employment is difficult. With the national unemployment rate for people with disabilities exceeding 70%, finding work doesn’t just happen. It is the result of the hard work and commitment of people who see the value in work, who see the value in human life and work hard to make bring the employee and employer together.
CW staff is challenged with penetrating the employment marketplace to promote the skills and capabilities of those we support – people with disabilities. Networking and making connections is the key to successful job development efforts. Efforts to meet individual interests and abilities are underscored by the various work opportunities we offer and seek.
Staff strives to find employment which matches each person’s interests and abilities and to offer individuals with customized support plans to maximize employment retention.