Employer Resources

The following organizations assist employers in hiring people with disabilities. Some of them provide educational services for companies who wish to know more about accommodations or how employees with disabilities can benefit the company. Others provide ADA audits and compliance consulting. All of them help Denver companies better utilize an underutilized work force. 


Employer Incentives

Organization Website Description
Assistive Technology Partners ucdenver.edu The mission is to empower individuals with disabilities to achieve their highest potential through the use of assistive technology, by providing exemplary clinical services, consultation, education, research and innovative technology development.
Autism Society of Colorado autismcolorado.org Autism 101 is an introductory 30-minute training offered by the Autism Society of Colorado (ASC) to schools, organizations, and businesses that are interested in learning more about autism.
 Blind Instituted of Technology (BIT)  https://blindinstituteoftechnology.org/

 

 BIT recruits talented, corporate-ready professionals from the disabled community and connects them with hiring managers. 
Colorado Development Workforce Council colorado.gov/cwdc The CWDC’s mission is to facilitate the creation and sustainability of a business‐led Colorado talent development system that appropriately integrates the work of economic development, education, training, and workforce development to meet the needs of businesses, workers, job seekers, and students.
Colorado Center for the Blind cocenter.org The Colorado Center for the Blind shares its expertise on blindness with other professionals serving the blind and visually impaired through interactive and hands-on training seminars.
Colorado Division of Vocational Rehabilitation https://dvr.colorado.gov/business-services The Division of Vocational Rehabilitation assists people with disabilities to succeed at work and live independently. Our vision is that people with disabilities are essential to the success of Colorado's workforce and communities.
Denver Metro Fair Housing Center dmfhc.org Temporary part time work assisting in Investigating fair housing discrimination.
Disability Solutions Inc. https://www.disabilitytalent.org/ Disability Solutions at Ability Beyond is a national, non-profit consulting practice working with corporate leaders to leverage the engagement of talented jobseekers with disabilities – solving a workforce employment challenge where everyone wins.
Employers Council employerscouncil.org The council has a committed staff of nearly 200 top employment law attorneys, human resource professionals, researchers, facilitators, coaches, trainers, investigators, negotiators, and other specialists offers you the broadest array of professional services under one roof.
NxGenLearning iacolorado.org An authorized provider of the TAP-itthe first adaptive interactive learning station designed to provide computer accessibility for users without the need for a keyboard and mouse.
 Office of Disability Employment Policy  https://www.dol.gov/agencies/odep/program-areas/workforce-system  ODEP works to ensure meaningful access to employment and training programs and services for people with disabilities through public systems as well as private organizations and employers. 
Partnership on Employment & Accessible Technology peatworks.org PEAT works to help employers, Information Technology companies, and others to understand why it pays to build and buy accessible technology, and how to do so.
PCs for People pcsforpeople.org Discounted technology for non-profit organizations.
Rocky Mountain ADA Center rockymountainada.or The mission of the Rocky Mountain ADA Center is simply to provide information on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to individuals and organizations throughout Colorado, Utah, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, and South Dakota.
Team EEI teameei.org The organization helps with employment opportunities for the blind community.
The Equity Project LLC theequityprojectllc.com A diversity and inclusion consulting firm.