International Experience and Best Practice

A selection of relevant articles and handbooks from around the world

http://www.disabilityaction.org/services-and-projects/employment-advocacy/employment-quick-guides/

The Northern Ireland based Employment Advocacy Service has created a series of 'Quick Guides' including "Getting into Work: Reasonable Adjustments & Positive Action" and "Telling an Employer about your Disability"

https://www.energy.gov/jobs/services/disability-employment/recruiting-people-disabilities

US Website – US Department of Energy: Recruiting People with Disabilities

http://www.businessdisabilityforum.org.uk/advice-and-publications/publications/

UK Website - Business Disability Forum is a not-for-profit member organisation that makes it easier and more rewarding to do business with and employ disabled people.

http://www.efdni.org/

NI Website - The Forum is a network of employers—drawn from the public, private, and voluntary sectors—working to promote training and employment opportunities and accessibility for people with disabilities as employees and customers.

http://www.worksupport.com/research/printView.cfm/73

US Website, Virgina Commonwealth University. Recruiting Qualified People with Disabilities.

https://askjan.org/

US Website - The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is the leading source of free, expert, and confidential guidance on workplace accommodations and disability employment issues.

http://www.eurofound.europa.eu/areas/socialcohesion

/illnessdisability

Employment and Disability: back to work strategies.

http://www.bca.com.au/publications/reports-and-papers

Business Council of Australia – Recognising ability.

http://www.dol.gov/odep/

Us Website – US department of Labour, Office of Disability Employment Policy.

http://www.fundaciononce.es/en

Spanish Wesbite: The main objective of Fundación ONCE is to carry out job-training integration and employment programs for persons with disabilities, and global accessibility, promoting the creation of environments, products and services that are globally accessible.

https://www.gov.uk/rights-disabled-person/employment

UK Government Site

www.whitehouse.gov

Toolkit for employers. Whitehouse paper “Recruiting, Hiring, Retaining and Promoting People with Disabilities - A resource guide for Employers”

https://www.sba.gov/content/hiring-people-with-disabilities

US Small Business Association

http://www.ilo.org/global/about-the-ilo/newsroom/features/WCMS_239534/lang--en/index.htm

International labour Organisation

This is not an exhaustive list - please do email us at info@employerdisability.ie if you have any suggestions of other organisations that could be included.