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    GLADNET Association - The network brings together research centers, universities, enterprises, government departments, trade unions, and organizations representing disabled persons, all committed to the common goal of advancing competitive employment and training opportunities for persons with disabilities.

    Association for Supported Employment (AfSE) - An association of 230 agencies establishing collective action on national issues regarding supported employment. (United Kingdom)

    disAbility Online - Maintained by the US Department of Labor Disability Employment Initiatives Unit of the Employment and Training Administration. Provides information on employment resources and services available to individuals with disabilities.

    ORW Opportunities through Rehabilitation and Work Society - A non-profit, independently funded resource base, serving organizations, business and government involved in the employment of persons with disabilities. (Canada) - Information, resources, and research regarding the employment of people with disabilities.

    Disability Issues - Information on disability issues with an emphasis on employment and work incentives.

    Remploy Ltd - Expands the opportunities for disabled people in sustainable work both within Remploy and externally. Britain's largest employer of people with disabilities. (United Kingdom)

    VetsInfo Guide - U.S. Office of Personnel Management - Civil Service employment and veterans.

    Spectrum Disabled Training and Employment - A not-for-profit community association integrating people with disabilities in to the community through training for real-world employment.

    Supported Employment Consortium - Critically evaluates supported employment programs nationally and provides technical assistance to state and local agencies.

    Work World - Information, support, and free copies of WorkWORLD, decision support software for personal computers designed to help people with disabilities, advocates, benefit counselors, and others explore and understand how to best use the work incentives associated with the various Federal and State disability and poverty benefit programs.

    Service Enhancement Associates - Offers training and technical assistance throughout the US on issues and services related to the employment of persons with disabilities.

    Association for Persons in Supported Employment (APSE) - A membership organization formed to improve and expand integrated employment opportunities, services, and outcomes for persons experiencing disabilities.

    Training and Employment of Disabled Persons Board - Information on training, employment, employers, and career guidance. (Republic of Mauritius)

    National centre for promotion of employment for disabled people (NCPEDP) - A non-profit voluntary organisation working as an interface between government, industry, international agencies and the voluntary sector towards the promotion of better employment opportunities for disabled people. (India)

    Plan for Achieving Self-Support (PASS) - PASS is an SSI work incentive under which persons with disabilities can set aside income and/or resources to be used to achieve specific work goals. A PASS can be established to cover the costs of obtaining an education, receiving vocational training, starting a business, or purchasing support services which enable individuals to work and result in reduction/cessation of benefits (SSI/SSDI).

    Ability: Canadian Jobs Catalogue - Employment resources in Canada for individuals labelled disabled.

    Careers And The Disabled Magazine - Career-guidance and recruitment magazine for people with disabilities who are at the undergraduate, graduate, or professional level. Each issue features a special Braille section.

    Human Services Management Institute - Through service, teaching, and research, contributes to creating an environment where individuals with disabilities are independent and enjoy careers of choice. University of Georgia.

    JobAccess - JobAccess matches qualified job seekers with disabilities to companies looking to hire. Post jobs, search jobs, build resumes. Also matching volunteers and internships.

    Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP) - Policy analysis, technical assistance, and development of best practices, as well as outreach, education, constituent services, and promoting ODEP's mission among employers.

    Infolines - News and information in supported employment.

    Choice Employment - Recruiting resource targeted to assist people with disabilties. Choice Employment has partnered with leading Fortune 500 companies to find the best jobs for the best people.

    recruitABILITY - An international cross-disability consumer job matching service.

    National Institute of Disability Management and Research - Committed to reducing the human, social and economic cost of disability to workers, employers and society through education, training and research. (Canada)

    Job Connection - Supported, non-profit employment agency that places people with disabilities into employment, offers resources in job training and self-sufficiency.

    Disabled Netrepreneurs of America - Organization helping persons with disabilities to design, build, and succeed with the online business of their choice.

    Work Incentives Transition Network - Free online course and factsheets on "Using SSI Work Incentives to Promote Successful Outcomes for Transition-Aged Youth".

    Self-Employment for People with Disabilities - A tool to help potential disabled business owners formulate and shape a business idea or concept, develop a knowledge base relative to the idea, document the intended strategy, and finally develop a step-by-step feasibility analysis of the proposed business.

    Employers' Forum on Disability - The national employers' organisation focused on disability in the United Kingdom. Makes it easier to recruit and retain disabled employees and to serve disabled customers.

    Workforce Recruitment Program - A new recruitment resource for identifying job candidates with disabilities skilled in a wide varitey of fields is available free of charge to employers.

    Chartbook on Work and Disability, 1998 - Table of Contents - A reference on work and disability in the United States population, created for use by both nontechnical and technical audiences. Online text.

    ACCESS - Increases access and links people with disabilities to employment and promotional opportunities through education and networking with businesses, service agencies and assistive technology providers.

    Matrix Research Institute - MRI provides program research and systems analysis, professional training and human resource development, public education and consultation services across the mental health, mental retardation, aging, substance abuse and physical disability fields.

    Goodwill Industries - In 1998, Goodwill Industries helped 320,848 people discover the power of work through its job and career training, resume preparation and interviewing skills services.

    Challenge 2000: Resources for People with Special Talents - Provides persons with developmental disabilities and their families a place to gain access to job search resources and discover proactive EEO employers.

    Able to Work - Dedicated to increasing the employment of people with disabilities through a coordinated effort of North America's largest employers.

    National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) - Provides corporations with a full range of services to assist them in successfully integrating people with disabilities into the workplace.

    Vocational Equity Project - South African project to integrate people with psychiatric disabilities into the working world.

    Chamber of Commerce for Individuals with a DisABILITY - Resources for finding a job on-line, starting a home-based business, or performing volunteer work.

    Job Accommodation Network (JAN) - An international toll-free consulting service that provides information about job accommodations and the employability of people with disabilities.

    Careers On-Line at University of Minnesota - Provides job search and employment information to people with disabilities through accessible, up-to-date computer networks, on the Internet.

    SSA - Office of Employment Support Programs - Promotes the employment of Social Security beneficiaries with disabilities.

    Disabled Businesspersons Association - Helps disabled entrepreneurs and professionals maximize their potential in the business world, encourages the participation and enhances the performance of the disabled in the workforce.

    Disabilities Plus - Canadian organization that assists people to acquire the nessary tools for career success - with workshops for job preparation.

    AgrAbility Project - Assists agricultural and agribusiness workers who have physical and mental disabilities.

    RecruitABILITY - Online recruiting site for people with disabilities. It includes a job posting service and resume data base. Employers have free access to the resumes.

    I.T. Works Grant Project - University of Iowa grant to increase the employment of individuals with disabilities in information technology-related jobs.

    Partnership Development Group - A Maryland consulting firm that works with private and government agencies to advocate, encourage and facilitate self-employment for people with disabilities.

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