The Cape Organization for Rights of the Disabled (CORD) has been aggressively working since 1984 to advance the independence, productivity, and integration of people with disabilities, including deaf and hard of hearing people, into mainstream society.
You may want to contact CORD if:
- You want to learn more about your disabled child's educational rights;
- You are a disabled adult needing information on vocational rehabilitation, Social Security, Medicaid, Section 8 housing, or the PCA program;
- You are an individual, a community agency, or a business in need of technical assistance regarding the ADA;
- You or a family member want to leave an institution, such as a nursing home, to pursue a more independent life.
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CORD is currently seeking applicants for the following positions:
Options Counselor: Provide short-term decision support to people needing long-term care options
Transition Coordinator: Assist people to move from a nursing home or other institution into the community
Independent Living (IL) Advocate: Provide information & referral, advocacy, peer support and skills training to people with disabilities of all ages
All positions are 35 hours per week (full time), $14 per hour plus excellent benefits.
Email your cover letters and resumes to email@example.com
CORD attempts to maintain a scent-free environment that is safe and comfortable for all. Please do not wear any scented products when visiting the CORD office.
CORD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
People with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
CORD’s Advocate of the Day will be available to meet with people needing assistance who don’t have an appointment weekdays with the exception of Monday mornings.
Please note that this schedule is subject to change. If the Advocate of the Day is not available you can leave a detailed message and an advocate will contact you.
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You can find CORD on
Cape Organization for Rights of the Disabled (CORD)
106 Bassett Lane, Hyannis, MA 02601
V/TTY 508.775.8300 / 1.800.541.0282