Adult Employment Programs

Join Our Team- It’s a Win-Win!

Over 100 local businesses in partnership with STAR, Inc., are providing employment to qualified candidates with disabilities.

STAR provides training and job opportunities to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities so that they are able to participate with greater independence and self-sufficiency in the community. We offer employment training and placement, as well as opportunities to work in area businesses.

STAR Employment Solutions

STAR matches employer needs with job seeker skills. STAR provides on site support with job coaches. STAR develops an on going partnership with employers providing follow along services. There are no fees or costs for STAR employment services.

“Businesses that hire people with disabilities statistically perform better relative to their peers and competitors.” — Accenture Research Project 2019

Past and Present Employers of STAR Clients

STAR has many individuals with disabilities working in area businesses.  

For more information contact STAR Job Developers

Joe Anastasti janastasi@starct.org
Martha Spiegel mspiegel@starct.org

  • ACME New Canaan
  • Andrew Stefanou Salon & Spa
  • Ann Taylor New Canaan
  • A&S Fine Foods
  • Bankwell
  • Bertucci’s
  • BMW Darien
  • BowTie Cinemas – Westport and SoNo
  • Calpine Energy
  • Charkit
  • Coffee Barn
  • Colony Grill, Norwalk
  • COSTCO
  • Country Club of Darien
  • CT Pharmacy
  • CVS, New Canaan
  • Darien Sport Shop
  • Darien YMCA
  • Deloitte
  • Diageo
  • LaKota Oaks
  • Doubletree Hotel
  • Earthplace
  • Ed’s Garage Doors
  • Food Emporium
  • Fresh Market Westport
  • Hoffman Engineering
  • Intensity Fitness
  • Kendall Elementary School
  • Klaff’s
  • Garavel Jeep
  • Garelick & Herbs
  • Goodwill Industries
  • Grace Farms
  • Groove New Canaan
  • Maritime Aquarium
  • McDonald’s
  • New Canaan Music
  • New Canaan YMCA
  • Norwalk Public Library
  • Norwalk Veterinary Hospital
  • Painting With A Twist
  • Panera
  • Petco
  • Potoo Marketing
  • Priceline
  • Radeberger Gruppe
  • Rema Industries
  • Southfield Center
  • Staples
  • Stop & Shop
  • Tauk
  • Tokeneke Country Club
  • Townhouse for Dogs and Cats
  • Tutor Time
  • Village Market, Wilton
  • Walter Stewart’s Market, New Canaan
  • Westport Glass
  • Westport YMCA
  • Whole Foods
  • Wusthof-Trident USA