Office for People With Developmental Disabilities

EmployAbility - Are You Ready to Take the Pledge?

Recognizing that businesses and organizations should reflect and be responsive to the communities in which they are located, the undersigned hereby pledges to embrace a philosophy of inclusivity. We support the employment of qualified individuals with disabilities, and seek to provide customers and patrons of our business/organization with an environment that meets their needs for accessibility in structure, communication and interaction with our staff. We encourage other businesses and organizations to join us in taking this pledge, and are proud to join NY State in creating communities that seek to include individuals with all abilities.

Employers who take the EmployAbility pledge and support an inclusive workplace will receive:

  • a window decal
  • a badge for your website
  • recognition in a press release
  • recognition on the OPWDD, Employment First Commission, and other partner websites.

This establishment has taken the New York State Employability Inclusive Workplace Pledge