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Services for Persons with Disabilities

 
The Pikes Peak Workforce Center offers a wide variety of services for persons with disabilities including the following:
  • Fully-equipped computers with adaptive technology
  • Training opportunities for eligible persons
  • Accommodations for services

Computers with Adaptive Technology

PPWFC has computers available with several programs and hardware for use by persons with disabilities. Software and hardware available include: 

  • Screen reading software (JAWS for Windows)
  • Screen magnification software (MAGIC)
  • Voice recognition software (Dragon Naturally Speaking)
  • Scan and read software (Open Book)
  • Access to internet, word processing, phones, copy machines and scanners
  • Fully adjustable work station

Please note that some of the software may require previous training and/or experience.

Training Opportunities

PPWFC offers several training opportunities for unemployed or underemployed job seekers via the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) for in-demand occupations. For more information visit the Training Opportunities page or call 719.667.3700.

Accommodations for Services

PPWFC can offer many accommodations for use of our services by persons with disabilities. These services include: 

  • Interpreter services by request
  • Information in alternative formats by request
  • Access to a TTY device


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Upcoming Events
01.01.2016 - 06.30.2016
Hire for Colorado Program

03.07.2016
03.21.2016
Careers 301: Opportunity Act Adult Information Session

02.09.2016
02.23.2016
02.29.2016
Job Search 101: Intro to PPWFC Orientation

02.29.2016
Job Search 301: From Job Loss to Job Search

02.18.2016
Interview 101: Preparing For The Interview

02.11.2016
02.17.2016
02.25.2016
Resume 201: Create a Better Resume

02.11.2016
02.18.2016
02.25.2016
Job Search 601: 50+ Network Group

02.16.2016
Job Search 201: H.I.R.E.D. (Helpful Internet Resources on Employment & Development)

02.08.2016
02.22.2016
Job Search 401: LinkedIn and Your Job Search

02.08.2016
02.22.2016
Job Search 501: Federal Jobs: How to Apply!

02.10.2016
02.24.2016
Resume 101: Build a Basic Resume

02.11.2016
Basics Computer- Part 1

02.23.2016
MS Word Skills -Part 2

02.08.2016
02.25.2016
Alorica Hiring Event:

02.09.2016
03.08.2016
04.12.2016
05.10.2016
06.14.2016
07.12.2016
Job Corps Info Session

02.10.2016
Deluxe Corporation/Direct Checks Information Session:

02.11.2016
02.18.2016
02.24.2016
02.29.2016
Luce Research Hiring Events:

02.12.2016
Xerox Hiring Event:

02.12.2016
02.19.2016
02.26.2016
WIS International Hiring Event:

02.15.2016
Monday, February 15, PPWFC closed for Presidents' Day

02.16.2016
Time Warner Cable Hiring Event: