General Info

Arbeid & Inkludering i NHO Service (Work & Inclusion)
Country: Norway
Name of EPR Director: Kenneth Stien
Name of EPR Centre Coordinator: Paal Haavorsen, Rehabilitation Manager,


Mission & Vision

The branch organisation Work & Inclusion is an association in the National Federation of Service Industries, a sectorial federation of The Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO). Work & Inclusion is the body for the professional development of the subjects within vocational rehabilitation and the interest organisation for 110 member companies within vocational rehabilitation in the country.

Member companies in Work & Inclusion base their service provision on each persons’ individual needs for assistance, their work capacity and coaches each individual towards ordinary employment through qualification, job training and last but not the least through empowerment and motivation to believe in their own possibilities.

Work & Inclusion provides qualified employable manpower to Norwegian companies. In this way our member companies provides a crucial contribution to prevent unnecessary increase in disability pensions and in the number of people living from passive social security.


Target group(s)

People with disabilities and other disadvantaged groups in need of Vocational Rehabilitation services


Areas of Expertise

  • Employment
  • Vocational Education and Training (VET)
  • Quality of Life


Social and rehabilitation services

  • Assessment of the potential work and educational capacity of the individual.
  • Qualification of individual through individually adapted job training, qualification and guidance.
  • Permanently adapted work if the individual has no possibility for a job in the open labour market.
  • To offer assistance in obtaining an ordinary job or further education in the ordinary education system.



Arbeid & Inkludering i NHO Service (Work & Inclusion)
PO Box 5473 Majorstua
0305 Oslo