Welcome to ICD's Assistive Technology Initiative!
The Institute for Career Development (ICD) has been providing leading-edge workforce development programs for veterans and people with disabilities since 1917. Their training programs, internships, career planning and job placement services help to transform the lives of 1,000+ students each year. They have expanded their services to better serve people with Spinal Cord Injury and other physical disabilities by incorporating state-of-the-art assistive technology throughout their specialized vocational assessment, training programs, and job placement services. With the assistance of an OT consultant, they are able to create a pathway to employment thus forging greater inclusivity among individuals with varying disabilities.
Wheelchair-accessible, adjustable desks
Portable adjustable desks
Accessible workstations featuring ergonomic keyboards, computer mice, touchpads, joysticks, and wrist supports
State-of-the-art eye tracking devices, along with matching monitors
High quality laptops with touchscreens
Headphones with in-line microphones (noise cancelling)
Computers/Laptops feature advance screen and dictation software
Accessible Trainings And Services:
Diagnostic Vocational Evaluations & Career Planning
IT Academy Networking and Security Training Program
Human Services Assistant Training Program
Office Technology and Business Skills Training Program
Work Readiness & Job Placement Services
Thank you for your interest in learning more about ICD’s Spinal Cord Injury Program.
On November 13th, there will be another Open House event at 2PM.
All Open House events are held at ICD at the address below:
123 William St., 5th Floor
New York, NY 10038
Flexible Options are Available:
- Open House (Webinar)
- Open House (Onsite at ICD)
- Open House (Offsite, per request)
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