Employment Publications

NEW! Youth Fact Sheets on Employment

A series of fact sheets written by youth, for youth having to do with employment:
Autism: www.wiyouthfirst.org/Downloads/Autism.pdf
Self Advocacy: www.wiyouthfirst.org/Downloads/Self Advocacy.pdf
Social Relationships: www.wiyouthfirst.org/Downloads/Social Relationships.pdf
Transportation: www.wiyouthfirst.org/Downloads/Transportation.pdf

Entering the World of Work: What Youth with Mental Health Needs Should Know About Accommodations

A fact sheet that provides information on disclosure, accommodations and examples of reasonable accommodations for youth with mental health needs entering the workforce.
www.dol.gov/odep/pubs/fact/transitioning.htm

The 411 on Disability Disclosure: A Workbook for Youth with Disabilities

This workbook helps you make informed decisions about whether or not to disclose your disability and helps you practice.
www.ncwd-youth.info/411-on-disability-disclosure

Self-Employment Q&A: Successful Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Speak Out!

A fact sheet that highlights the experiences of several entrepreneurs with disabilities. It provides insights, encouragement, and cautions for other people with disabilities who might want to consider owning their own business. Interestingly, these business owners’ answers were not any different from other typical business owners without disabilities.
www.start-up-usa.biz/resources/factsheets/speak_out.cfm

What Can Students Do To Increase Their Involvement In School To Work Activities?

www.worksupport.com/resources/viewContent.cfm/342

Opening Doors to Employment

A easy to use guide to help you identify a career you want and how to get and keep it.
http://dpi.wi.gov/sped/pdf/tranopndrs-employmt.pdf

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