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Resources for People with Disabilities

If you have a disability, you may have many questions. Here's a list of material that can help:

Disaster Preparedness for People with Disabilities

Fire Safety & Disabilities Guide

Addiction Treatment Resources for Americans with Disabilities

The Disabled Job Seeker's Guide to Becoming a Real Estate Agent

A How-to Guide on Job Searching with a Disability

The Guide to Buying Used Accessible Vehicles

Socialization and the Child who is Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Disability Accommodation Cost Guides

Explaining Special Needs to your Child: 15 Great Children's Books

How to Remodel for Accessibility

Developing Your Blind Child's Sleep Schedule

How to Exercise if You Have Limited Mobility

Healthy Eating Advice for Wheelchair-bound People

Business Ideas for People with Disabilities



The Disability Employment Initiative seeks to improve education, training, and employment opportunities and outcomes of youth and adults who are unemployed, underemployed, and/or receiving Social Security disability benefits. DEI projects improve collaboration among employment and training and asset development programs implemented at state and local levels, including the Social Security Administration's Ticket to Work Program, and build effective partnerships that leverage resources to better serve individuals with disabilities


Charlene Levonski

Disability Resource Coordinator

Workforce Investment Board

Herkimer Working Solutions Career Center

320 N. Prospect St.

Herkimer, NY 13350

Phone 315-867-1353

Fax 315-867-1313



Tanisha Taylor

Disability Resource Coordinator

Workforce Investment Board

Utica Working Solutions

207 Genesee Street Ste. 201

Utica, NY 13501

PH: 315-793-6357

Fax: 315-793-5358