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Where can employers find qualified job seekers with disabilities?
Strong human capital strategies, which include recruiting, hiring, and retaining employees with disabilities, are pivotal to maintaining your competitive advantage. By having the right talent at the right place at the right time, you meet critical business needs.


Recruitment Websites

In Maryland

  • Maryland Workforce Exchange allows you to specify in the job order or with a Business Services Specialist that you are interested in recruiting job seekers with disabilities.

National

  • Disaboom
    Online resource for jobs for people with disabilities.
  • Gettinghired.com
    Strives to create sustainable employment growth and opportunity for people with disabilities.
  • Hire Disability Solutions
    Partnered with Monster.com as a national leader in recruiting the best and brightest candidates with disabilities for visionary companies.


Tax Credits and Other Incentives For Hiring Individuals with Disabilities

Tax Incentives/Credits reviews federal and state tax incentives/credits that are available to help businesses cover the cost of improving accessibility and providing accommodations.

For more information about the various Tax Credits and Incentives that your business can potentially take when hiring an individual with a disability, click here to visit Maryland’s Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation Tax Credit page and click here (text version) or here (PDF) to visit the ADA & IT Center’s Tax Incentives Quick Tips guide. 

Find out how you can receive funding for on-the-job training of an employee within your business.

For an important update on the status of the Tax Credit, please click on this link from the U.S. Department of Labor.​


Fact Sheets for Hiring Individuals with Disabilities

Accommodations discusses key definitions and offers tips for accommodating employees and customers with disabilities.


Disability Employment Law provides employers with explanations about federal and state laws regarding the employment of individuals with disabilities.


Resources for Reasonable Accommodations answers common employer questions about reasonable accommodations.
 
Workforce Solutions: Finding Job Seekers with Disabilities highlights some resources available to you in your efforts to fill your workforce needs with individuals with disabilities.