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Workplace disability inclusion: We can help

At a Glance

  • We can support your business at any stage of its disability inclusion journey.

  • Explore our free, on-demand resources and our tailored, full-support options.

  • Our disability inclusion experts are available for conferences, speaking engagements, and trainings.

Disability inclusion in the workplace is about more than hiring people with disabilities. An inclusive workplace values all employees for their strengths. It offers employees with disabilities an equal opportunity to succeed, to be compensated fairly, and to advance. Disability inclusion is about embracing difference.

Understood wants to help employers and individuals build workplaces that are more inclusive. To do that, we offer several levels of support — from free, on-demand programs to tailored full-service guidance from experts.

Our disability inclusion resources are used by employers, employees, and individuals across a broad range of sectors and industries. Wherever you are on your inclusion journey, Understood can help you build a stronger workplace for everyone.

Dive deeper

Free, on-demand option: Online training course

Understood offers a free online training program, Disability Inclusion in the Workplace. 

Topics include:

  • How to get leadership buy-in for a disability inclusion program

  • How to build an inclusive workplace culture

  • Disability awareness and etiquette

  • How to recruit, hire, onboard, and advance employees with disabilities

  • Accommodations and supports

  • The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

  • Disclosure and self-identification

  • Working with job coaches

Register here to start the free on-demand training program.

Full-service option: Inclusive Careers Cohort

Join a community of companies that are committed to excellence in disability inclusion. Our experts will lead you through the disability inclusion journey, from hiring and onboarding to creating a more inclusive culture.

Employers in our Inclusive Careers Cohort become:

  • Attractive to talent with disabilities

  • Accommodating to employees with disabilities

  • Inclusive, engaging, and rewarding places to work for all employees

New in 2021, we offer a dedicated cohort to meet the specific needs of the grocery industry.

Learn more about our Inclusive Careers Cohort and our Grocers Inclusion Cohort .

Free resources for employers and employees

We offer more than 100 free articles and resources, in both English and Spanish, to help you build disability inclusion at work.

Here are just a few:

Explore the rest of our resources to learn more about disability inclusion at work.

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