Clothing, Textiles and Individual Equipment
With more than 30 years of Federal and military manufacturing experience, the AbilityOne Program is dedicated to delivering over 200 different apparel and individual equipment products in the U.S. and around the world. Our thorough knowledge of civilian and military requirements, coupled with the latest commercial industry practices, keeps our Federal and Department of Defense customers clothed, equipped and protected.
Through our national network of contractors, AbilityOne seeks to be your business partner for manufacturing and logistical solutions. AbilityOne has Federal sourcing requirements capability and capacity experience, which helps AbilityOne create employment opportunities for people who are blind or have significant disabilities. Our products are made in the U.S.A. and are second to none in quality.
Our clothing, textile and individual equipment items include:
Modern Manufacturing Operations
AbilityOne offers a national network of nonprofit agency (NPA) manufacturers who utilize state-of-the-art equipment and the highest levels of quality inspection systems, including ISO 9001 certified and/or equivalent quality systems.
Custom Manufacturing, Development and Fulfillment
AbilityOne clothing and textile manufacturers possess diverse custom construction capabilities, including set up for your small or limited run productions, design changes and your long term production runs.
Our national network of NPA manufacturers the collective capabilities to meet custom product requirements including:
DLA Troop Support (formerly Defense Supply Center Philadelphia)
Naval Supply Systems Command
United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) (U.S. Forest Service)
Army Corps of Engineers
Department of Veteran Affairs
United States Army Research, Development And Engineering Command Contracting Center, Natick, MA
Clothing and Configuration Team
Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility
PM Special Operations Forces
Combat Clothing and Equipment Team
Awards & Recognition
“AbilityOne sources are integral parts of our country’s readiness picture and vital links in our logistics support chain. They are crucial readiness enablers that are critical components in our acquisition strategies to accomplish the goal of a stable, responsive industrial base.”
Col. Kurt D. Wilson
“I know when I look back at my career, I will be proud of the fact that we were able to meet the requirements of the American Warfighter with the help of the folks in the AbilityOne Program. We use the AbilityOne Program because they provide quality items and services to us.”