Open Futures - Role Models for Youth with Disabilities
HomeLearn MoreLinks


Don’t give up. It’s going to be a struggle, and there are lots of decisions to make, and the first decision isn’t always the right one. But give yourself a break.

—Ricardo, a photographer

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:

Ricardo, a photographerEva, a biologistClaudia, a consultant attorney
An InfoUse website