Employment Resources

Resource Sheet for Job Seekers

This sheet provides some online resources for job seekers.

Available in two formats:

Last Updated 12/02/2015

SSDI Beneficiaries who are Blind or Visually Impaired

A recent five-year research project consisting of three separate studies focused on analyses of FY 2011 national RSA-911 data. Study results give us more specific information than ever before about what factors influence the achievement of competitive employment for consumers who are also SSDI beneficiaries at application. This evidence-based practice guide presents key research findings from these studies and recommendations for agencies and counselors derived from these findings.

Last Updated 5/30/2017

Working with Businesses to Improve Employment Outcomes

A recent five-year research project consisting of four separate studies focused on how VR agencies and their staff interact with businesses and the relationship of these interactions with consumer employment outcomes. This evidence-based practice guide presents key research findings from these studies and recommendations for agencies and counselors about working with businesses based on the findings.

Available in two formats:

Last Updated 09/30/2015

Employment Mentoring Manual

The Employment Mentoring Manual is a resource for consumers and service providers who are interested in looking for a mentor and/or starting a mentoring program.

Available in two formats:

Last Updated 06/30/2015