Who Bridges Serves

Youth interested in Bridges should:

  • Be between 17-24 years old
  • Have an IEP, 504 Plan, or other documentation of a disability
  • Produce proof of eligibility to work in the United States
  • Be eager to work
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Be willing to follow an employer’s rules
  • Be motivated to do well every day
  • Be open to having a professional mentor guide him/her through the employment process
  • Be able to get to and from work independently

Bridges can serve youth with any type of disability who have potential for competitive, unsubsidized employment.

Each Bridges location may have specific eligibility requirements. Check with your local Bridges office to learn more.