Tuesday, March 29, 2016

Breaking barriers: Project aims to connect disabled job seekers with employers - CTV NEWS

Originally published: March 27, 2016
Publisher: CTVnews.com 

Tim Rose has an honours bachelor degree from Carleton University and a masters of law and human rights from the University of Nottingham. But for four years, he couldn't land a job.

Rose also has cerebral palsy, and he says that his movement disorder may have put off many employers.

"I think there is a lot of stigma, so when I showed up for interviews, even something as simple as shaking hands, which I do in a bit of a different way, people get uncomfortable," Rose told CTV News.

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