Individualized Technical Assistance; allows us to offer support services to help with retaining employment, benefits counseling, time management, work behavior, safety, travel/mobility training, and much more.
Assisting eligible participants on a 1:1 basis locating integrated work-experience opportunities and placing them as an intern for 3 months while earning at least minimum wage.
After their 3 month internship experience, we offer job placement services, including exploring the ability of their internship site taking them on permanently or finding a more suitable setting for the participant
Through our vendored services with Regional Centers, we can assist individuals with: pre-employment training; retraining or refining their skills prior to seeking integrated employment
DDS Work Services
On October 9, 2013, Governor Brown signed AB 1041 (Chesbro) into law, establishing an “Employment First Policy” in the Lanterman Developmental Disabilities Services Act. In keeping with the Employment First Policy, the Work Services Program addresses the employment needs of persons with developmental disabilities. The Work Services Program provides work and community integration opportunities through Supported Employment Programs (SEPs).