THE PURPOSE OF THE PROJECT IS TO ASSESS THE FEASIBILITY OF TWO FORMS OF TARGETED JOB CREATION BOTH OF WHICH EMPLOY TELECOMMUTER CONCEPTS.

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Health and Human Services
Branch
n/a
Amount:
$24,800.00
Award Year:
1984
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
1551
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Gibson-hunt Associates Ltd
1331 H Street, Suite 700, Washington, DC, 20005
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
STEVE WATSON
ASSOCIATE
() -
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
THE PURPOSE OF THE PROJECT IS TO ASSESS THE FEASIBILITY OF TWO FORMS OF TARGETED JOB CREATION BOTH OF WHICH EMPLOY TELECOMMUTER CONCEPTS. FUNDAMENTALLY, WE ARE SPEAKING OF F JOBS THAT CAN BE DONE FROM THE HOME USING A COMPUTER OR COMPUTER TERMINAL WITH APPROPRIATE COMMUNICATIONS HARDWARE AND SOFTWARE. THE TARGET GROUPS FOR THIS PROJECT ARE ON OR MORE OFTHE FOLLOWING: PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED PERSONS, WELFARE RECEIPIENTS AND THE ELDERLY. EACH OF THESE GROUPS SUFFER IN VARYING DEGREES FROM BARRIERS TO THEIR EMPLOYMENT (E.G., NEED FOR SPECIAL EQUIPMENT, TRANSPORTATION LIMITATION, NEED FOR PART-TIME EMPLOYMENT) THAT WE BELIEVE CAN BE ALL ALLEVIATED OR ELIMINATED THROUGH THE APPROPRIATE USE OF TECHNOLOGY.

* information listed above is at the time of submission.

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