When New Frontier participant Kasean Robinson found out he landed a new job, he was thrilled. When he found out he would have a familiar face from the Birch Family Services New Frontier program joining him, he couldn’t believe it!
From the Desk of Birch CEO Matt Sturiale: The Labor Crisis is a Wake Up Call for Companies to Expand Opportunities for New Yorkers with Disabilities
Almost every employer I speak with these days is hiring and has been hiring for months as companies struggle to cope with major shifts in the labor market during the pandemic. The numbers speak for themselves: there were approximately 1.7 job openings for every unemployed worker in December, the highest rate in two decades.