Young adults with developmental disabilities possess a range of skills and talents that benefit the workplace. However, many of these individuals fear being turned away from suitable employment, simply because of their disability. If you have a disability, know that it is possible to find fulfilling work and achieve financial independence. Learn about local employment services that offer career guidance, training and job placement to people with disabilities.
For help with career development, job placement and workplace accessibility, contact Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities (Stark DD). Intake specialists can help discuss the employment opportunities and support services available.
Learn about the career opportunities and employment supports for people with disabilities in Stark County.
Initiative to help ensure every working-age adult with developmental disabilities has the opportunity to explore their career options and seek jobs that match their skills and interests.
Helping to expand awareness of self-determination principles, promote advocacy and provide valuable job training resources to support Ohioans with disabilities.
Partners with Ohioans with disabilities to achieve quality employment and independence.
Supporting people with disabilities as they self-advocate for their rights, their choices and their aspirations for the future.