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Everyone deserves technology that makes them feel connected.

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Verizon’s goal is to bring people together through technology. And no one should feel excluded from our digital world due to a disability. That’s why we’re proud to work toward greater accessibility today and every day.

  1. We have best in class products and services available to assist customers with impairments – visual, auditory or otherwise.
  2. We offer career opportunities for those with disabilities in a diverse, inclusive and empowering environment.
  3. And we’ve partnered with organizations that support and advocate for disabled.

 

Whether you’re a customer, job seeker or anyone else interested in Verizon’s efforts at accessibility and inclusion, please take a look at the information and resources below. 

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Intro - Deafblind Video

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Giving deafblind young people new ways to connect

Verizon recently hosted a youth advocacy workshop with DeafBlind Citizens in Action (DBCA) to discuss how technology can help deafblind young people communicate with the world. It’s one example of how we’re working together with our partners to promote fuller accessibility.

 

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watch video about Verizon and Deafblind Citizens Action host youth advocacy workshop

Highlights from a youth advocacy workshop hosted by Verizon and DeafBlind Citizens in Action.

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Accessible resources from Verizon
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From products and services tailored to your needs to a workplace where everyone is empowered to reach their full potential, Verizon is dedicated to inclusion. Follow these links to find the resources relevant to you.

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Verizon accessibility
Get an overview of accessible services available to Verizon Wireless and Fios customers.
Verizon Wireless accessibility services
See a detailed list of services available to Verizon Wireless customers.
Verizon accessibility news
Read the latest Verizon stories about accessibility in our News Center.
Working at Verizon
Join a company that recognizes employee diversity as one of its most important strengths.

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Our partners in advocating for the disabled

Verizon is proud to partner with the following nonprofit organizations who advocate on behalf of those with disabilities.

Our Visual Partners:

American Council of the Blind (ACB)

American Foundation for the Blind (AFB)

DeafBlind Citizens in Action (DBCA)

 

Our Auditory Partners:

Hearing Loss Association of America (HLAA)

National Association of the Deaf (NAD)

Telecommunications for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (TDI)

 

Our Mobility Partners:

United Spinal Association

 

Other Valued Partners:

American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD)

Autistic Self Advocacy Network (ASAN)

National Council on Independent Living (NCIL)

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