Joonu-Noel Andrews Coste

Help Us Welcome Equal Justice Works Fellow Joonu-Noel Andrews Coste

Disability Rights North Carolina (DRNC) is excited to welcome our first Equal Justice Works (EJW) Fellow, Joonu-Noel Andrews Coste. Coste, who joined the DRNC team on September 3, will focus her Equal Justice Works Fellowship on reducing North Carolina’s over-reliance
Cover of the work report. Text including title: Moving into the Economic Mainstream, and subtitle An overview of Employment Services for People with Disabilities in North Carolina. Image on the right side shows a hand reaching down with pinched fingers above a collection of various gears

NC Employment Services are Failing People with Disabilities

People with disabilities need full and inclusive access to meaningful employment opportunities. Many North Carolinians with disabilities are being left out of the economic mainstream. State policies continue to subject many people with disabilities to unfair wages, isolation, and limited