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Working with Individuals with DISABILITIES

Lets start with the basics

You don’t have to feel awkward when interacting with, or when you meet, a person who has a disability. This guide  provides tips for you to follow that will help create positive interactions and raise everyone’s comfort levels. 

Effective employment practices

Looking for a path to a disability-inclusive workplace? You’ve come to the right place! Whether you’re just starting out or looking for ways to enhance already existing efforts, there are a number of steps you can take. 

Financial incentives

Employers can capitalize on the value and talent people with disabilities offer America’s workplaces with both Federal and State Government financial incentives. 

Local Resources

SC Vocational Rehabilation

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 As a workforce development partner, VR can help your business achieve its competitive advantage by developing qualified job candidates who are trained in a wide variety of skills and have the good work habits that you value. 

ABLE SC

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 ABLE SC strives to create greater access and opportunities for independence through empowering individuals with disabilities and promoting community inclusion. 

SC Works

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With help from the South Carolina Workforce System, SC Works Centers, and the SC Department of Employment and Workforce, you can be sure that no matter what happens, your company and your employees will benefit from our knowledge, experience and extensive resources. 

Hire Me SC

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Local Veteran Outreach Specialists and Disabled Veteran Outreach Specialists (DVOP) are trained to provide intensive, priority employment services to all veterans.

Thrive Upstate

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 To provide all people with disabilities and special needs with meaningful services, opportunities, and support so they may thrive in work, life, and play. Together we are redefining ability .

Upstate Warrior Solution

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Upstate Warrior Solution bridges the employment gap to help warriors enter the civilian workforce at a livable wage. 

About Us

Greenville CAN

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Greenville CAN is a coalition of self advocates, service providers, families, caregivers, and professionals on a mission to make Greenville County a better place to live for individuals with disabilities. 

Hire Me SC

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Hire Me SC aims to shift the landscape in South Carolina to one in which employment for every individual, disability or not, is the norm rather than the exception.  

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