EmployAble is a model Virtual Employment Orientation and Support Center funded by the Kessler Foundation and developed by the Center on Disability Studies at the University of Hawai‘i in partnership with Virtual Ability and Abilicorp.
EmployAble is guided by a belief that a practical and sustainable employment tool can be created through a combination of technological innovation and collaboration with employers, representatives of the disability community, and people with disabilities. Using interactive online tools including the virtual environment Second Life as a platform, EmployAble facilitates employment skills training, networking, mentoring, and employment resources for persons with disabilities.
Further Resources and Contact Information
Email: [email protected]
EmployAble Website: www.cds.hawaii.edu/employable
Employable Interview Module: https://sites.google.com/a/
EmployAble Second Life Site: (must be accessed via Second Life browser) http://maps.secondlife.com/