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Efforts to employ people with disabilities paying off in Rochester (access required)

Just 40 percent of working-age adults with disabilities are employed nationwide. But in Rochester, it may be much higher. That’s due in part to a concerted effort to put working-age individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities at the foreground of employer hiring. Organizations such as the Arc of Monroe County offer employment readiness services that provide ...

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