Individuals and companies can support our mission through volunteering time, sponsoring an event, hiring Achievers to fill a work-based need, or making a donation. Whichever way you choose to help, know that you are supporting an organization dedicated to empowering adults with disabilities to ACHIEVE their highest level of independence and employment.
Did you know that 10% of Dallas County residents between the ages 16 and 64 have a disability? Our programs primarily serve this age group and geographic region. (source: United Way Community Needs Assessment)
In Dallas County, there are currently over 5,200 individuals on a waiting list for programs serving adults with disabilities, and 25% have specifically requested to enroll in a program that provides vocational training – like Achieve offers. Adults with disabilities face significant barriers to employment and overall life satisfaction, BUT YOU CAN HELP.