Encourage, support and promote paid employment for people with disabilities through
education, advocacy and legislative action.
- Individual skills, talents and abilities drive unique and creative employment
- Employment offers ordinary opportunities for integration and interaction with
coworkers without disabilities, as well as customers and the general public.
- Wages and benefits are comparable to coworkers.
Regardless of the severity of disability, and assistance required, employment means
earning a living wage in a job of a person’s choosing, based on the individual’s talents,
skills and abilities.