EnableUtah is a nonprofit organization in Ogden, Utah that helps people with disabilities and special needs find meaningful community employment. We believe in making work approachable to everyone regardless of their disability. EnableUtah offers programs customized for each of the 200+ individuals we work with. We assist with job training, education, daily living skills, and support for finding a customized career in the community. At EnableUtah individuals with disabilities can learn and grow while earning a paycheck.
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In 1968, options for education and employment of individuals with disabilities were few and far between. So, two mothers from Ogden teamed up to provide an education for their daughters that were born with significant disabilities. Once these girls had finished school, the mothers discovered that there was no place for their daughters to go during the day to use their education. Faced with this dilemma, the mothers decided to change the focus of EnableUtah to become an employment support center that provided those with disabilities a place to work and earn wages. Today, EnableUtah supports over 200 individuals with disabilities and provides employment training and community employment opportunities.
EnableUtah has been known by many in the community as Weber Vocational Workshop, then Enable Industries before being rebranded EnableUtah in 2010.
Our participants love the sense of community they get by coming to EnableUtah to work in our Day Training Program. They work on light assembly, packaging, and quality control contracts, learning job skills while earning a paycheck. However, a growing number of individuals with disabilities have aspirations to work on-site at local businesses in the community. For these people, we have a team of dedicated job coaches to help make their dreams a reality. We believe in the right of all people to progress into community based employment if they choose.
EnableUtah has been fortunate to enjoy strong support from a generous community. Our facility in Ogden Industrial Park has served us well for over 25 years. The time has come, however, for us to look to the future. EnableUtah is building a brand new facility that will be custom suited to the needs of the individuals we serve. We are building a space that will provide better opportunities and a more inspiring environment for EnableUtah participants.
The new EnableUtah building will be in the new Exchange Business Park off of B Avenue in Ogden. This will provide better community inclusion for our workers at EnableUtah. We will neighbor other community oriented businesses like Roosters Brewing Co. and ENVE Composites. Our new site will feature natural lighting, better accessibility, and proximity to nature trails. It will also be the first time that all EnableUtah programs are housed under one roof, giving participants flexibility between programs.
I recommend getting to know this organization and the incredible work they do! They benefit many individuals as well as the community around them.
EnableUtah has the most amazing, loving people that care for others!
EnableUtah is a good place to work. It's so much fun and I like it a lot! I'd recommend anyone come here to work.