So many stakeholders play such a pivotal role in the lives of those they serve, including persons with visible and nonvisible disabilities. Now empowered with these resources and guidance, the next step is immediately to put into action the specific suggestions discussed, utilizing the vast array of agency and organizational references that have been provided here, many of which lead to countless additional resources. Both over the short-term and into the boundless expanse of what the future holds, persistence is key.
Since this guide is revised from time to time, as you identify further national resources that you believe could contribute to making this piece even better, you are encouraged to share that information with the author for consideration to be included in a future edition. As success stories emerge from using this document, please also share these stories, which may be incorporated in an upcoming version. Lastly, you are strongly encouraged to distribute this document in its entirety to your networks to make an even bigger difference in the lives of all individuals with disabilities seeking economic advancement and independence.
When combined with a positive belief in the abilities of members of the disability community who themselves are proactively pushing forward to shatter limited expectations about what they can do, attainment of the loftiest goals is possible, fueled by the power of the imagination!