"Recognizing and embracing diversity in our abilities is central to understanding our common shared human experience."

Thomas Golden, Associate Director

OUR MISSION

The mission of the Yang-Tan Institute on Employment and Disability advances knowledge, policies and practice to enhance equal opportunities for all people with disabilities.

"We help make possible the full participation of people with disabilities in the workplace, the community, and society."

Susanne M. Bruyère
Director

OUR PROJECTS

The Yang-Tan Institute advances equal opportunity for people with disabilities in partnership with federal and state government and philanthropic organizations.

OUR AREAS OF FOCUS

The Yang-Tan Institute focusses on inclusive workplaces, education, work, income, healthy living, community membership, and engaged learning.

ONLINE LEARNING

The Yang-Tan Institute offers online courses on disability and employment support practices critical to supporting people with disabilities in the workplace.

"Online learning provides an affordable, convenient, and learner-friendly environment for today's busy professional."

Ray Cebula