Workforce Development: What's in it For You

Workforce Development (WDS), "What's in it for Your Business?" is a Department of Rehabilitation (DOR) employer outreach program designed to build collaborative partnerships that create staffing solutions for California businesses. The Workforce Development Section (WDS) develops and coordinates linkages with the business community in order to increase meaningful employment opportunities for individuals with disabilities.

Talent Acquisition Portal (TAP)

The Talent Acquisition Portal (TAP) is led by the Council of State Administrators of Vocational Rehabilitation and The National Employment Team (NET) in partnership with disABLEDperson, Inc. TAP is an online system which includes both a national talent pool of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) candidates looking for employment and a job posting system for businesses looking to hire individuals with disabilities.

 

StarSuccess Story

"By utilizing this cost-effective resource I have been able to virtually eliminate my hiring and recruiting costs, as well as bring a new dynamic of diversity to the workforce."

Corey Boehler, General Manager
Ace Parking Management, Inc

Workforce Development Partners

 

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For Workforce Development questions, or to request the contact information of an Employment Coordinator in your area, please email us at WDSInfo@dor.ca.gov

Workforce Development Links

 

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