Supported Employment – Let Us Show What We Can Do for You!
When searching for jobs, personal connections help tremendously. By some estimates 90% of all hires result from someone hiring a person with whom they have a personal connection – either directly or through someone else.
Help us open a door to our clients independence through employment by introducing us to potential employers.
LaunchAbility’s Supported Employment program represents a wide variety of individuals with intellectual disabilities, such as autism spectrum disorder, Down’s Syndrome, and traumatic brain injury who are looking for good jobs with good pay in Dallas and Collin counties. Armed with the knowledge that 87% of Americans prefer to do business with companies that hire people with disabilities, we present to companies eager, pre-screened potential employees from this pool of candidates. Collaboration is integral to our service. We partner with agencies such as Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS), United Way, and the Dallas Mayor's Committee for the Employment of People with Disabilities to develop company specific programs, sensitivity training, a prepared candidate pool, and on-the-job training.
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce states that “once hired (workers with disabilities) provide some of the best employees within a corporation. They are generally dependable, dedicated, hardworking and productive."
We are currently seeking jobs in the following fields:
|Box maker at restaurant
Breakfast bar hostess at hotel
Call center attendant
Car preparation at rental car site
Dining room attendant
Hospital support (patient transport, delivery and materials)
Mail sorter and deliver
Pharmacy and lab aide
Production line worker
Retail (cart attendant, clothes processor or clerk)
To help children and adults with developmental disabilities achieve their maximum potential and lead fulfilling lives within our community.
Our name is new, but we have served the community for nearly 50 years, enabling clients to become more self-sufficient.
We invite you to join us as we launch into a new era of inspiring hope, confidence, and independence for adults and children with disabilities.