At Quest, Inc. Training Centers QTC in Apopka, Orlando and Tampa, individuals are provided with a comprehensive offering of skill development and vocational program services to meet their goals. Personal goal achievement is accomplished through the development of an individualized plan created with input from the program participant, caregivers and QTC team members.
When people with intellectual and other kinds of developmental disabilities need vocational training and employment support in the greater Hartford and New Haven counties, they are apt to be in touch with Connecticut Career Mentors. CCM provides custom occupational services that promote competitive job placements, training, and community-based situational assessments. CCM staff find solutions that permit people to break down many of the walls that can prevent their meaningful and productive employment.
Volunteers of America is committed to providing innovative vocational training and promoting the inclusion of people with disabilities in community life. Volunteers of America has been providing pre-vocational services to individuals who have developmental disabilities or other disabilities which might impair daily living functions since At the Day Program, they earn a wage by completing tasks which build vocational skills and allow them to move up to more complex tasks that pay a higher wage rate.
Vocational Services, Inc. VSI designed a School to Work Program to serve as an early intervention program for high school students with developmental disabilities. This program helps students find meaningful jobs in the community.
Our services are designed to benefit participants who are 18 years of age and older as they explore options for making connections to their community and work towards realizing their hopes and dreams. We engage our participants in activities designed to help them explore potential careers, volunteerism, and opportunities for ongoing adult learning and recreation. We partner with local organizations and businesses to provide options for each individual to learn a new hobby, explore cultural interests, and receive training to advocate for themselves.
Helping individuals whose employment opportunities have been limited or interrupted due to a disability or mental illness. Sheppard Pratt Health System has a long history of helping individuals with varying disabilities be work-ready. We believe paid community-based employment is imperative to recovery.
Our mission encompasses finding work for individuals with disabilities, including those with the most significant disabilities for whom competitive employment has not traditionally occurred. We believe that work gives everyone, especially those with disabilities, purpose and dignity, and it helps them achieve independence and economic self-sufficiency. We strive to empower people with disabilities and assist them in achieving the American dream of independence and economic self-sufficiency.
SAVE offers a variety of programs and services designed to support and meet the needs of people with developmental challenges. JOBtrack is a customized employment service. Through partnerships with businesses, we develop employment opportunities for adults with disabilities.
Adult Services focus on advancing vocational, social, leisure and independent living skills to help individuals with developmental disabilities live fulfilling lives. Our goal is to provide adults with developmental disabilities with the skills, experiences and choices they need to attain vibrant lives and employment. To do so, we offer a variety of programs:.
The Vocational Program focuses on assisting each person to achieve his or her unique employment goals thorough diagnostic vocational evaluations that incorporate naturalized settings and supported employment services, including job development, job placement, job coaching and travel training. Career development and advancement is emphasized utilizing various PACE Partnership for Advancement and Choices in Employment Initiatives to facilitate promotions and upward career paths for our workers. An individualized program consisting of testing and real work assessments. We provide personalized assistance with the goal of job acquisition.