Are you struggling to find employees who show up for work? Who can do the work and remain loyal to the business? Find the untapped talent pool that Alameda County companies such as Claremont Club and Spa Hotel, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Copper Harbor and other inclusion-minded companies have already discovered – and add tremendous value to your business!
Did you know...
- There are 1 million working age adults with disabilities in the United States?
- That 75% of people without a disability are in the American workforce, compared to only 29% of people with disabilities?
- Research suggests that if companies embrace disability inclusion, they will gain access to a new talent pool of approximately 10.7 million people?
The Alameda County Workforce Development Board is committed to connecting businesses looking for talent with high quality, loyal, creative individuals through partnerships with East Bay Innovations, the California Department of Rehabilitation, and the Regional Center of the East Bay. Learn how we can help you find great talent with disabilities by contacting Samantha Miller.
Also learn below how employees with disabilities make invaluable contributions to their companies through programs like East Bay Innovations' Project SEARCH. Project SEARCH provides supportive job readiness assistance so that job seekers with disabilities succeed on every single aspect of the job!