Finding a job or internship can be tough. When you have a disability there can be some additional challenges. The good news is that there is lots of information and resources available to you. These web sites are just a sample of what is out there related specifically to people with disabilities.
If you know of other sites that you think we should add to this list, please let us know. Career Services would like to help you with your career needs.
CWU Disability Support Services - http://www.cwu.edu/disability-support/
Search for jobs:
http://www.seattlediversity.com/ local resources for the Seattle area
DisabilityWork.com requires registration, but looks professional and above-board
Hire Disability Solutions is linked to Monster and has other good information
www.opm.gov/disability - Federal employment of people with disabilities. On the bottom of the page, there are seven links to other useful websites on the topic.
www.federaljobs.net/disabled.htm - Disabled hiring programs: government jobs (federal jobs) and post office jobs.
Information on accommodation and other disability issues:
Washington State Department of Vocational Services - http://www1.dshs.wa.gov/dvr/
The National Conference of State Legislatures has a lengthy page of links regarding disabilities and employment:
www.ncsd.org/ - National Council for Support of Disability Issues.
www.ada.gov/workta.htm - Americans with Disabilities Act - A guide for people with disabilities seeking employment.
http://www.jan.wvu.edu/ The Job Accommodation Network