Employment and disability

26 Nov 2023

DuoDay 2023: professional immersion for persons with disabilities

Publié le 10 novembre 2022 - Mise à jour le 06 novembre 2023 - Legal and Administrative Information Directorate (Prime Minister)

The 6e The national edition of the DuoDay is scheduled for 23 November 2023 as part of the European Disability Employment Week, which runs from 20 to 26 November 2023. The opportunity to form new duets between professionals and persons with disabilities, throughout an immersion day. The platform to register is open!

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DuoDay is an annual event that allows a person with a disability to spend a day in a professional setting, in a company, association or administration, to observe the work of a collaborator and participate in his daily tasks. The event will take place on Thursday, November 23, 2023, throughout France. Anyone with a disability over the age of 14 and any employee in the private or public sector can form a duo and spend a day together, in person or remotely.

How does it work?

If you are an employer and would like to propose a duo offer, a person with a disability or a support organization, you can apply via the online forms.

Then, the DuoDay team and its local partners throughout the territory accompany you in the different formalities before the D-Day: organization of duos, formalization of internship conventions, etc.

Registration takes only a few minutes:

  • either you already have an account and you access it by entering your usernames and passwords from previous years;
  • or this is the first time: you are guided step by step to create an account according to your profile.

How to participate?

You are looking for a job or a student, and with a disability

  • you access all the duos offers offered by the employers. They specify whether they are in person or remotely;
  • you can position yourself on the ones that interest you most;
  • employers contact you in return to offer you offers.

You are a volunteer collaborator to form a duo

Make yourself known to your employer, usually to the Human Resources department, who will tell you the procedure put in place for registration.

You're an employer

  • You must create your organization's account.
  • you collect the offers of duos within the company and you deposit them on duoday.fr;
  • people with disabilities are interested in what they see on offer. They may be seeking employment, studying or working in a protected environment;
  • you contact the persons with disabilities you have selected.

You support persons with disabilities who are looking for a job or workers in a protected environment

  • the person you are accompanying is able to log in themselves: they can create their account and follow the procedure;
  • the person needs to be accompanied: it is up to you, as the accompanying structure, to create the account, then to accompany the person in the selection of the most suitable duet offers. The rest of the procedure is the same.

Please note

to learn more about the organization of this event, a national call center is specially set up with a toll-free number: 0 800 386 329 (toll-free) or by email: contact@duoday.fr


to learn more about the European Week for Employment of People with Disabilities, visit the dedicated site.