Development of an Evidence Based Toolkit to Help Decide When and How to Disclose Disability in Job Search


Are you a youth with a disability who is employed/ looking for work? Consider participating in our study on July 24 at Holland Bloorview.

We want youth’s input in developing a simulation to help youth with disabilities to learn how and when to disclose their condition to potential employers.


Who can participate: We are looking for:

● Youth with a disability, aged 15-24

● Able to read/write in English

● Are currently employed, enrolled in training, or seeking employment

● willing to be audio recorded in the development sessions


What’s Involved: Participants will be asked to take part in:

● A 2.5-hour simulation development session, including a 30 minute de-brief reflection

● Participants will receive a small token of appreciation: a $10 gift card for participation in the focus group.


If you are interested in participating in this study or have additional questions, please contact Elaine Cagliostro at [email protected] or 416-425-6220 x6496 with your interest, and they will get back to your shortly