C2C (College to Career)
Bridging the Gap from College to Careers (C2C) is a Kessler Foundation-funded initiative that aims to improve the employment rate of college graduates with disabilities who have a bachelor’s degree or higher. Read more.
In partnership with the World Institute on Disability and the National Council on Disability, the CareerACCESS program will provide required support and services recognizing that disability benefits are offsets to the high cost of disability rather than subsidies for the inability to work. Read more.
National Disability Mentoring Coalition (NDMC)
NDMC was established to honor those who are making a significant difference in the lives of youth and adults with disabilities through mentoring and to raise awareness about the importance of mentoring for individuals with disabilities. The mission of the NDMC is to increase the awareness, quality and impact of mentoring for individuals with disabilities across the nation. Read More.
National Youth Transition Collaborative Toolkit (NYTC)
HSC’s National Youth Transition Collaborative provides funding and development support for the NYTC’s Transition Toolkit, Your Pathway to Success. Read More.
Peer MentoringWorks is a 24 hour online training program for the certification of peer mentors working with transition-aged youth in pre-employment programs. Read more.
Lights! Camera! Access!
PolicyWorks is proud to work with our partners in the effort to Increase employment of people with disabilities in front of, and behind the camera/keyboard; to improve disability portrayals and reduce stigma; and to integrate access to media with captions and audio descriptions. Read more.
WINTAC provides training and universal, targeted and intensive technical assistance (TA) to State Vocational Rehabilitation Agencies (SVRAs) and related agencies and rehabilitation professionals and service providers across topic areas and through pilot projects to help them develop the skills and processes needed to meet the requirements of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA). Read more.
Let’s Work California
Let’s Work California works to increase access to information for Californians with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DDs), their families and supporters to obtain competitive integrated employment (CIE). Read more.