Power of Inclusion
“Dorothy, my job coach, helped me be confident. She encouraged me to be brave, to talk to other people, to make new friends.” Marissa received the essential building blocks to independence she always wanted, and strengthened relationships with those around her. Learn how employment has impacted Marissa’s life and given her a chance at independence.
“AbilityPath helps people with disabilities get jobs. When we’re given a chance, we exceed expectations,” says Mark. Learn how Mark’s job at Bon Appetit is a daily serving of confidence that changed his life.
Meet Sean, who works for Electronic Arts. Everyone wins when his employer teams up with AbilityPath to include individuals with developmental disabilities. ” I feel very fortunate and very blessed to be working at Electronic Arts,” says Sean.
Annett is an essential who worked with AbilityPath’s employment specialists to secure and maintain a job at Mazzetti’s Bakery, one of our partners that hires individuals with developmental disabilities. According to bakery owner Julie Mazzetti, “Annett is essential to our business. She just needed a chance.”
Shane was diagnosed with autism as a child, which made finding steady employment difficult. His mom found AbilityPath and he was paired up with an employment specialist who took the time to get to know him and understand his abilities.