There are many myths related to employing persons with intellectual disabilities. Here we have collected some links to sites dispelling these myths and setting the facts straight.
Myths & Facts
A link to the Canadian Association for Community Living definitions page. It explains concepts such as “Intellectual Disability”, “Community Living”, “Plain Language”, and “Self Advocacy”.
Rethinking Disability in the Private Sector
Report from the Panel on Labour Market Opportunities for Persons with Disabilities.
The Road to Inclusion
Integrating people with disabilities into the workplace. White paper Summary of Deloitte’s Dialogue on diversity round-tables.