Open Futures - Role Models for Youth with Disabilities
HomeLearn MoreLinks

Alicia

We hear all the time about what we can’t do. When I found out what I was good at, that was the exact moment when I knew what I should be doing.

—Alicia, a nonprofit agency director


Your future is open. Although people with disabilities often face barriers moving into the world of work, many do succeed. Many discover exciting jobs inspired by their interests and abilities.

Each month Open Futures will introduce you to three people with disabilities who believed in themselves and followed their dreams. Open Futures will also lead you to resources that will help you open up your future.

This Month, Meet:

Chris, a comedianAlicia, a non-profit agency directorDana, a pharmacist
An InfoUse website