AccessComputing is an organization that is committed to helping those with disabilities find scholarships, internships, and employment in the computer science and technology fields.

One of the services they offer is their online community dedicated to helping those navigating the technology industry with disabilities. Mentorship and advice are valuable for any person in any industry, but it is especially helpful for those dealing with the unique challenges of disability in tech.

AccessComputing allows its members to connect with others who have experienced (or are currently experiencing) the same transitions and hurdles that they are going through.

They also send their members information about scholarships and jobs, have a databases for computer science internships on the internet, as well as videos and articles that tackle questions related to disability and tech.

You can apply to become a member of the AccessComputing community here.

By Dan Poux (He/Him)
Dan Poux (He/Him) Career Coach