Northwest Arkansas Agencies Connect Employers, Disabled Workers

Posted: October 19, 2013 at 5 a.m.

Nick Amburgey of Fayetteville shows where he works Thursday to unpack and sort clothing items at Fayetteville’s Old Navy store.

Disabled isn't a term in Nick Amburgey’s vocabulary.

At A Glance

On The Web

Life Styles Inc. has programs for preparing people with disabilities for employment and high school transition. The organization also provides supported living and general living skill classes. For more information, visit www.lifestylesinc.org

Open Avenues’ goal is to foster independent living. The organization provides instruction in daily living skills, job placement services and employment at its work center for people with intellectual or physical disabilities. For more information, visit www.openavenues.org

Source: Staff Report

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