Stand Among Friends is a non-profit organization that helps college students and adults with disabilities prepare for, seek and secure active employment. Our comprehensive programs include:
- Vocational evaluations
- Assistive technology
- Job Placement services (grant-funded)
- Pre-Employment Services for Youth and Young Adults
- Disability Diversity Training
- Community-Based Events: emb(race) race event and Independence Through Employment Conference
These services reinforce our clients’ talents, interest and education so they can enter and succeed in the workforce and live a life without limits. We work with clients to set achievable goals and guide them through the entire employment search, including developing essential skills, providing the tools to begin their job search, identifying the right opportunity and landing the interview. We even support our clients after they secure employment by providing the necessary assistance to ensure they have a successful experience.