The resources and information are designed to assist our business customers to connect with and hire qualified applicants with disabilities. The following links offer information on reasonable accommodations, the Americans with Disabilities Act, incentives that are available to employers, and other related information that may be of use to employers.
For questions or help with locating qualified applicants with disabilities, you can contact SBVI at 605-773-4644 or contact the SBVI Office nearest to you.
Sioux Falls Business Resource Network is a nonprofit corporation promoting the hiring of people with disabilities by the local labor market. 605-215-1760.
Workforce Diversity Network of the Black Hills is a team of business and human resource individuals who serve as a link between employers and individuals with disabilities who have the desire and qualifications to work. Call - 605-787-2590
U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Disability Employment - 1-866-633-7365
Disability and Business Technical Assistance Centers provide information, training, and technical assistance on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) 1-800-949-4232 Also ADA National Network
U.S. Business Leadership Network promotes best practices in hiring, retaining, and marketing to people with disabilities.
Internal Revenue Service can provide information regarding tax incentives for employers hiring people with disabilities. 1-800-829-4933
SD Division of Rehabilitation Services provides employers with access to candidates with disabilities and various employment supports. 1-800-265-9684
DakotaLink provides information and resources on assistive technology devices and services. Main Distribution Center: 1-800-645-0673 or Main Demonstration Center at 605-394-6742
Employer Resource Network addresses labor needs in South Dakota communities, connecting the business community and rehabilitation professionals.
The Job Accommodation Network, "Employers' Practical Guide to Reasonable Accommodation Under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)".
National Employer Technology Assistance Center - a resource to assist in recruiting, hiring, and retaining employees with disabilities
U.S. Department of Education provides guidance to employers - "Disability Employment 101".
U.S. Department of Justice - Americans With Disabilities Act Home Page
National Organization on Disability - "For Business Leaders"
Career Connect for Employers from the American Foundation For the Blind