Obtaining employment as an individual with special needs is a challenge to say the least. Think about all of the elements involved in seeking out employment and being hired: the job search, resume, cover letter, follow up, phone and in-person interviews, becoming accustomed with a new routine and new faces.
Employment provides one with a feeling of fulfillment, the ability to be independent, developing new relationships, and face new challenges. Challenge help people grow.
Please read the article below from the Chicago Tribune. Thank you EY for re-thinking your hiring processes and employment opportunities!