Essential News: 'When People With Disabilities Have Jobs, It Helps Our Entire State!'
The prestigious Rockefeller Institute of Government has affirmed that employment by non-profit disability service provider agencies that are members of NYSID and the New York Alliance for Inclusion & Innovation make our communities stronger.
“The Rockefeller Institute report puts hard numbers to what we’ve been saying for years. That when people with disabilities have jobs, it helps our entire state," said Maureen O'Brien.
The report includes a breakdown of the economic impact of 10 regions where NYSID Member Agencies provide employment to individuals with disabilities.
The findings clearly show that disability service providers are major local employers and generate millions in annual revenues.
Read the full report here.