Area employers with job openings need to think about hiring people with disabilities.
That??s according to members of Job Point.
This is National Disability Employment Awareness Month.
Job Point workers have been helping the disabled find jobs since 1965.
Job Point officials said people with disabilities help make a strong work force in the Mid-Missouri area.
Job Point President Jim Loveless said, ??What we focus on is finding the right job for the employee that we are working for. That is what makes for a successful career. It??s the match.??
Job Point has locations in Jefferson City, Fulton, Marshall, Warrensburg and Sedalia.
The organization prepares disabled people to enter the workforce while meeting the needs of the business community.