Youth Success

Filed under Inclusive Hiring, Youth Success, Youth Success Strategy By Dr. Jennifer Crowson, PhD Photography courtesy Canadian Down Syndrome Society Did you know that 13.6% of youth (ages 15 to 24) in Ontario have a disability? And that of these, more than 59% reported having two or more disabilities?  Here’s something else to think about:…

A young man with a developmental disability who's an employee at a big-box retailer is wearing a reflective vest over a blue denim shirt. He's looking slightly off camera, and has a thoughtful expression on his face. There's an outdoor power tool in his hand, and in the blurred background there's outdoor tools and equipment hanging from warehouse racks.