AccessAbility Resources

AccessAbility Resources

The Center for Internships and Career Development is committed to helping all Eastern’s students successfully navigate their career paths.

Students who identify with particular groups can have various challenges when deciding a major or career, interviewing positions and transitioning into the work world

In addition to the resources below, Career counselors are available to answer questions and provide guidance. Please visit the Center for Internships and Career Development during walk-in hours or call (860) 465-4559 for additional information.

Resource Links

AccessAbility Services – The mission of the program is to encourage independence, assist students in realizing their academic potential, and to facilitate the elimination of physical, programmatic, and attitudinal barriers.

Jobaccess.org – The goal of ABILITYJobs and JobAccess is to enable people with disabilities to enhance their professional lives by providing a dedicated system for finding employment.

Disability.gov – Disability.gov is the federal government website for comprehensive information on disability programs and services in communities nationwide.

Mobility International USA – MIUSA’s mission is to empower people with disabilities to achieve their human rights through international exchange and international development.

The Job Accommodation Network – The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is the leading source of free, expert, and confidential guidance on workplace accommodations and disability employment issues.

Disability Job Exchange - this national job board is dedicated to including disabled employees in today’s workforce.

Entry Point – AAAS locates opportunities for the students and discusses accommodation needs and geographic limitations.

ABILITY Jobs – a leading website dedicated to employment of people with disabilities.

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