A Hidden Market: The Purchasing Power of Working-Age Adults With Disabilities
This is a study on the benefits of hiring individuals with disabilities.
Youth Employment Opportunity Program
The Youth Employment Opportunity Program (YEOP) provides special services to youth between the ages of 15 and 25 to assist them in achieving their educational and vocational goals. While working with peer advisors, youth clients interact with professional individuals who have similar paths, perspectives, and educational goals by providing referrals to supportive services, workshops, career coaching, employment preparation, and other training and community outreach efforts.
North LA County Regional Center
North Los Angeles County Regional Center (NLACRC) is one of 21 private, non-profit organizations under contract with the California Department of Developmental Services (DDS) to coordinate and provide community-based services to persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. North LA County Regional Center serves individuals living in the San Fernando, Santa Clarita, and Antelope Valley communities.
Resources for Individuals with Disabilities
The Site provides links to other sites (also known as hyperlinks). These links may include links to websites operated by other government agencies, nonprofit organizations and/or private businesses
Family Focus Resource Center
The Family Focus Resource Center understands and strengthens families raising children with special needs through education, advocacy, and family support services.
National Business & Disability Council (NBDC)
The National Business & Disability Council (NBDC) at The Viscardi Center is an employer organization and comprehensive resource for disability best practices. Its corporate partners are predominantly Fortune 1000 companies and government employers committed to disability diversity.
We help educate employers on the benefit of hiring the disabled, empower the disabled to look for employment and employ those persons with disabilities that seek to join or rejoin the workforce.