More than half of employed adults with disabilities report that they found their jobs through personal contact. The percentage was highest among those who worked part-time -- 62%, compared with those who worked full-time -- 45%. One in five or 21% report finding jobs through means other than personal contact, help wanted ads, mainstream employment services, special programs for people with disabilities or college or training program placement programs.
Source: N.O.D./Harris Survey of Americans with Disabilities (1994).
Surveys: Louis Harris and Associates, Inc.