I AM ABLE Helpline

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Call (844) I-AM-ABLE or (844) 426-2253 to learn about resources available to help make finding the right job easier. Our employment helpline is dedicated to serving people with disabilities as well as military veterans, former foster youth, and trafficking survivors.

Looking for support on your path to employment designed specifically for you? Let’s get started, together! All of our Helpline services are free, built on over 55 years of commitment to making employment more accessible to everyone.

Not sure who you should contact at the Department of Rehabilitation (also referred to as Vocational Rehabilitation)? We can help. You can turn to us with questions or for advice. We also offer advice on training and open positions within PRIDE Industries and our partners.

Looking for support on your path to employment designed specifically for you? Let’s get started, together! All of our Helpline services are free, built on over 55 years of commitment to making employment more accessible to everyone.

Not sure who you should contact at the Department of Rehabilitation (also referred to as Vocational Rehabilitation)? We can help. You can turn to us with questions or advice. We also offer advice on training and open positions within PRIDE Industries and our partners.

Our Employment Helpline is accessible for Deaf and hard-of-hearing people.

Call (844) I-AM-ABLE or (844) 426-2253
We’re available Monday through Friday between 8:00 am and 6:00 pm (PDT)

What to expect during your initial call

When you call

You will speak directly with a Helpline representative so they can learn about your questions, challenges, and goals. You can expect this first conversation to take up to 30 minutes.

What happens next?

Depending upon your resource needs, the representative will ask if they can follow-up with you by phone or email within a couple days. These resources include training and skill-building opportunities, job placement, and other services set up for you to succeed.

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FAQs

Yes! Check out our job portal. It features a range of jobs for people with disabilities. You can search by category or location. Call us if you’d like one of our representatives to show you how it works.

Based on your unique situation and goals, we can advise you on job services, training, and employment. We can also introduce you to key agencies and helpful programs.

Workplace readiness is key. Together, we’ll help you develop important skills for jobs, vocations, and life. In addition, you can participate in various training courses throughout the year. These are linked to specific skills and industries.

A rewarding career enables you to live independently. We can help you achieve this goal by connecting you with vocational training, employment placement, paid internships, and a wide variety of career services to support people with disabilities.

Yes. Learn more about the Veterans Employment Advantage Program, or call on (844) 426-2253. We’re proud to be named among the U.S. Veterans Magazine’s Best of the Best Top Veteran-Friendly Companies. You can also unlock opportunities for employment on 17 military bases across the USA.

If you’re 18 years or older, we can provide resource support as you achieve your goals. Call our Employment Helpline to learn more about job coaching, mentoring, paid internships, and vocational training. Learn more about our job preparation and placement programs. Whether you’re seeking full-time or part-time work, we are ready to support former foster and at-risk youth.

No matter what you’ve been through, we can help you put the basics in place, starting with safe housing and other essentials. Together, we’ll ensure you know which organizations to contact for the right support. Then, once you’re settled, we’ll offer guidance for job training, placement and other services.

Get the word out about our free job support services

We’ve created a collection of ready-made resources to help share information about our free job services with families and communities who may benefit from these services.

Opportunity for Lasting Employment

PRIDE Industries offers opportunity for lasting employment for people with diverse abilities who are often overlooked and experience high numbers of unemployment and underemployment. Through personalized employment coaching, training, and job placement, we help individuals realize their true potential and contribute to their communities.

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People with
Disabilities

Learn employment and independent living skills.

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Military
Veterans

Transition into a rewarding civilian career.

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Foster
Youth

Create a successful and independent adult life.

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Trafficking
Survivors

Find your career and build your future.

A career with PRIDE Industries is a career with PURPOSE.

Need assistance?

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