Many Lehigh Valley employers have found that individuals with disabilities are some of their most reliable and skilled workers. PA CareerLink Lehigh Valley can help with services that include:

  • Job skills assessments
  • Job matching
  • Job coaching
  • On-the-Job Training
  • Evaluation and adaptation of work areas
  • Americans With Disabilities Act (ADA) consulting
  • Diversity training
  • Long-term support
  • Services and resources in job training
  • Retention support
  • Access to communication devices and services, including speech recognition software, assisted listening devices, screen enhancement, and TTY.
  • Signing services are available upon request.

Tax Credit information is available under financial incentives.

 

Disability Employment Policy - Information on employer rights/responsibilities and programs for hiring individuals with disabilities.  

ICAN - Information on the Independence Capital Access Network, (ICAN) program, resource through which small businesses in Pennsylvania may obtain work-related accommodations, including assistive technology, for employees with disabilities.  

Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is a free consulting service of the Office of Disability Employment Policy, US DOL, designed to increase the employability of people with disabilities 

Employer Assistance & Recruiting Network (EARN) is a free service that connects employers looking for quality employees with skilled job candidates. Discover what employers across the nation have learned: hiring people with disabilities is a great business strategy!

This web site is your one-stop source for disability employment information including:  

  • recruiting services
  • tools and resources
  • employer success stories
  • business case for hiring people with disabilities