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ERIC Number: ED133474
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Wanted: Jobs with Fair Pay for Veterans with Disabilities.
Wilson, Thurlow R.; Richards, John A.
Intended as a desk aid for persons involved in job placement activities for disabled veterans, veterans employment representatives, Veterans Administration and Employment Service counselors, employment officers of veterans service organizations, or company personnel officers, this booklet, using a question-answer format, presents research findings on the employment of Vietnam-era veterans with service-connected disabilities. The areas covered deal with (1) The kinds of employment difficulties faced by various kinds of disabled veterans, (2) how various disabled veterans find jobs, (3) job development and placement help which various disabled veterans want, (4) the success of organizations, such as the State Employment Service and the Veterans Administration, in providing employment help to disabled veterans, (5) the nature of employer resistance to, and support for, hiring disabled veterans, (6) the arrangements and accomodations the average employer makes for disabled veterans on the job, and (7) what outstanding employers of the handicapped are doing. The guide also includes case histories of four disabled veterans and a listing of training and employment programs to assist disabled veterans. (WL)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Office of Research and Development.
Authoring Institution: Human Resources Research Organization, Alexandria, VA.
Note: For a related document see ED 106 526