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Job training and employment programs for people with disabilities

If you have a disability and are looking for work, these resources can help.

Ticket to Work program

Social Security's Ticket to Work program offers free training for Social Security disability recipients ages 18 - 64 who want to work. Through Ticket to Work, you can still receive disability benefits while getting help with job searches and gaining work experience. Read about the program beginning on page 1 of the publication Working While Disabled: How We Can Help [PDF, 1MB]

Organizations that help with job skills and job searches

Get help with job skills and learn how to search for jobs with these organizations and resources:

Find job listings for people with disabilities

Job listings for anyone with a disability

Job listings for veterans with a disability

The Veteran Readiness and Employment (VRE) program offers support and services for veterans with service-related disabilities. VRE can help you:

  • Get job training and counseling
  • Find and keep a job
  • Start a business

And learn about special hiring authorities that let federal agencies appoint vets with service-connected disabilities to jobs.

LAST UPDATED: July 10, 2024


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