Resources

RI and Regional Resources

Recruitment Services:

  • Office of Rehabilitation Services – Disability Recruitment, Retention, & Accommodation Resource
    Monica Dzialo, 401-421-7005 ext. 410; This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • RI Department of Labor & Training - Disability Recruitment including Veterans with Disability; Vincent Rossi, 401-462-8905, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Ocean State Employer Service Network - Job Developers Network; Vicki Ferrara 401-456-8092, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Donley Center-RIDLT - Workman's Compensation, Return to Work; William Massey, 401-243-1222; This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Accommodation Information:

Legal Information:

  • RI Governor’s Commission on Disability – ADA, Offers TA and Mediation Services
    Christine Rancourt, 401- 462-0107, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , http://www.gcd.ri.gov
  • RI Commission for Human Rights - http://www.richr.state.ri.us/frames.html
  • RI Disability Law Center - http://www.ridlc.org
  • RI Government Agencies links: http://www.workplacefairness.org/agencies_RI

Veteran Information:

  • Department of Veterans Affairs - VHA Job Development Services:
    • Recruitment: Dana Senay-Miranda, MA, CRC, Employment Services - Job Developer, Department of Veterans Affairs, Providence, VAMC - T35-401-525-2521 / This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Transportation Services:

  • RIde Program/ RIPTA - Paratransit Service: http://www.ripta.com/ride-1

 

RI SHRM Diversity Resource Guide: http://ri.shrm.org/download-our-new-2016-diversity-resource-guide


National Resources

Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP), US Dept. of Labor - https://www.dol.gov/odep/

JAN - Job Accommodation Network: askjan.org, 1-800-526-7234


EEOC - www.eeoc.gov/


Employer Assistance & Resource Network (EARN): A service of the National Employer Technical Assistance Center

  • EarnWorks.com - EARN is a resource for employers seeking to recruit, hire, and retain qualified employees with disabilities.