504/508 Disability Compliance

At Applied Development, we empower people of all abilities and advocate for employees with diverse abilities. Our Compliance Services for Sections 504 and 508 of the Rehabilitation Act allows us to put this commitment into action. Sections 504 and 508 require that Federal agencies provide equal access to electronic and information technology and offer reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities. Learn More

Sign Language Interpretation

Applied Development specializes in supporting employees who need an American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter. Over the past four years, we’ve had a 99% fill rate, and our interpreters offer thorough understanding and superior skill while adhering to documented best practices. We currently employ a network of more than 135 nationally certified interpreters who provide superior services to our clients. Learn More

Communication Access Real-time Translation (CART) Services

Applied Development offers CART Transcription services for Deaf or Hard of Hearing employees where they may need transcription services in place of an ASL interpreter. Also known as “real-time transcription,” the service translates spoken English into text for Deaf or Hard of Hearing employees. Our experienced team member transcribes text on an individual employee’s computer monitor, a screen during a video presentation, or other transmission and display systems. Learn More

Reader Services

Applied Development’s Reader Services offer clients the ability to provide employees with low or limited vision equal access to written documents. Our highly-qualified and professional Reader acts as the eyes for the employee. The Reader provides full or part-time assistance for a variety of tasks in the workplace, including online training, document review, email, reports and forms, attendance at meetings, and other miscellaneous reading required by the employee. Learn More