Welcome to HRU

HRU believes:

• Every individual, no matter their ability, can be a valuable contributor to our community and our workforce;

• In a future of inclusion and success for mentally and physically disabled, chronically unemployed and disenfranchised individuals;

• In our innovative service delivery model that empowers each person to reach their goals.

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In The Spotlight

Forum House to hold April Mayor’s Coffee hour

April Mayor’s Coffee Hour

Promoted by the Greater Westfield Chamber of Commerce

Monday, April 3, 2017. 8-9 am

Forum House
55 Broad Street
Westfield 01085


**Parking behind... Read More

Workforce Alternatives of CT’s Jackie Santiago organizes Thanksgiving Food Drive

Hartford Native Jackie Santiago draws on childhood struggles in organizing Thanksgiving food drive. Read the full story here

Thank You to everyone who helped to make this year’s Employer Recognition & Awards Breakfast a great success

We would like to thank everyone who helped to make this year’s event a great success.

Congratulations to all of our award winners:

2016 Employer of the Year: Specialty Bolt & Screw, Inc.

2016 Rookie Employer Award: Friendly’s... Read More


Are you an EMPLOYER looking for a staffing solution through HRU members?

We provide our program members with opportunities for community integration and, if applicable, work-related supports, because meaningful work is integral to an individual’s sense of purpose and well-being. Link to Hire our Members

Does your company thirst for a qualified labor pool?

Member Services

Are you a prospective MEMBER of an HRU program?

HRU empowers program members to make informed choices, provides opportunities for meaningful work and skill-building, and endeavors to fully include people with disabilities in community life.

We practice Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action and are prepared to make reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities to ensure equal access to employment, services and facilities. Learn about our services...

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