The AbilityOne® Program is a federal initiative and the largest source of employment for people who are blind or have severe disabilities. Through a national network of more than 550 nonprofit agencies, the program provides the federal government with products and services at fair market prices.
The AbilityOne Program is committed to producing quality products while enhancing the personal independence and quality of life for employees. Employees learn job skills that allow them to grow within their communities and build successful careers in public and private-sector jobs.
Contracts under the AbilityOne Program offer federal customers high-quality products available through a variety of distributors at reasonable prices and delivered when needed. AbilityOne service contracts offer a stable workforce dedicated to quality and customer satisfaction.Shop AbilityOne Program Products
See how the AbilityOne Program helps people with disabilities achieve their aspirations with thousands of jobs in a variety of economic sectors.Shop AbilityOne Program Products
"I enjoy my work and like to be challenged. I feel empowered with tools to seek whatever it is I want to seek."
2017 Milton J. Samuelson Career Achievement Award nominee
"I never imagined life would bring me to where I am today."
2017 Milton J. Samuelson Career Achievement Award winner, MidWest Enterprises for the Blind
"Working at the Lighthouse has helped make my goals a reality, not just a dream."
2018 Peter J. Salmon Employee of the Year award nominee, The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc., Seattle, Washington
"Industries of the Blind at Greensboro has opened opportunities for employment, where I can achieve and develop personal independence."
2018 Milton J. Samuelson Career Achievement Award nominee, Industries of the Blind, Greensboro, North Carolina