The Road to Economic Independence

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Employment is the economic engine of our nation, our communities and our families. For people with disabilities, employment promotes greater independence and productive, fulfilling lives.

This section of DisabilityInfo.gov covers a variety of topics related to employment of people with disabilities: advice for individuals with disabilities seeking work; help for employers looking for hard-working and dedicated employees; information on employment rights, laws and regulations; resources for employment programs and job accommodations for people with disabilities.

Please choose from the categories listed along the left-hand side of this page for more information on this topic.

  • The White House
  • USA.gov: The U.S. government's official web portal.

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