Employment is important to any person,
regardless of their abilities/disabilities, and AHRC New York City has a long-standing tradition of supporting people with disabilities as they Prepare for Employment and Obtain and Maintain Employment.
AHRC NYC offers a variety of employment training programs and employment opportunities that help people to achieve their goals.
Preparing for Work
All activities and opportunities in the area Preparing for Work support people in achieving their vocational dreams and establishing their place in the community. AHRC New York City’s employment training services include: School to Work programs, Daily Job-Readiness programs, Internships, and Career Training programs.
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Obtaining and Maintaining Work
AHRC NYC offers Direct Placement Programs for individuals who are interested in direct employment opportunities, as opposed to an internship or a training program. Our programs also offer people with intellectual and developmental disabilities opportunities to enter the workforce, and to be successful in maintaining their employment.
Employment services are available to individuals with developmental disabilities 18 and older, and some specified services are available to individuals without disabilities who meet income guidelines from all five boroughs.
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AHRC New York City’s Businesses
Through its businesses, AHRC New York City provides companies with qualified and trained employees, who happen to have a disability. As we meet the needs of our customers, we provide people with developmental disabilities the opportunity to work, to earn an income, and to contribute to the community.
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