One of NW Works’ lesser-known programs is also one of its largest: AbilityOne. The AbilityOne program is a federal initiative to provide jobs specifically for adults with disabilities that employs nearly 45,000 Americans, per the United States AbilityOne Commission. Almost two-thirds of those individuals are veterans. At NW Works, Missy Pugh manages the AbilityOne program,Continue reading “AbilityOne Offers Longterm Careers for People with Disabilities”
U.S. House of Representatives has passed House Resolution 4920, correcting the “Rule of Two”, a provision of the 2006 Veterans Benefits, Health Care, and Information Technology Act. The changes will protect those working in the AbilityOne program.