Employment Services

In 2018, SCRS officially vendored with the Regional Centers, beginning with South Central Los Angeles Regional Center, providing unparalleled employment services to eligible consumers. Since then, we serve Lanterman Regional Center, Eastern Los Angeles Regional Center and San Gabriel Pomona Regional Center.

We provide an unmatched delivery of independent living and employment services to fully maximize the quality of life for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Through our vendored services with Regional Centers, we can assist individuals with:

  • Pre-Employment Training

    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

  • Paid-Internship

    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.

  • Job Placement

    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

  • Individualized Technical Assistance

    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.

  • College Education Support Services

    The SCRS College Education Support Services program is designed to provide in-and-out of classroom supports with immediate tutorial intervention supports to ensure success in the college coursework with an outcome of achieving an Associates Degree in the degree paths available within the college.

Empowerment through success

In April of 2019, This consumer joined our SCRS Employment Services. While participating in her PIP, she continued to apply for permanent employment opportunities. Due to her persistence and willingness to continue receiving SCRS services,

 

The consumer was successfully employed with Ambrit Developments Inc. She began her journey with SCRS, Employment Services in April of 2019, determined to obtain full-time employment after only having worked in temporary positions.

 

The consumer attended the program regularly and actively participated, eager to learn and put her skills to the test. Through her hard work, dedication, and unrelenting optimism  she demonstrated to be an ideal candidate for the Paid Internship Program, where she had the opportunity to fine tune and master her skills.

 

Upon successfully completing her internships, SCRS staff assisted  with searching for full-time employment and was offered a full-time custodian position with Ambrit Developments Inc. in March of 2020 and has since been contracted to work on-site with Moog Inc.

For more information about Employment Services please contact

 

Gabriela Ramirez

Director of Employment Services

Phone: (626)-422-9615

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Arcadia Office

11625 Clark St
Arcadia, CA 91006

Open: Monday - Friday
8:30 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Phone: (626) 239-6012

Downey Office

7830 Quill Drive, Ste D
Downey, CA 90242

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Phone: (562) 862-6531

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2023 Lincoln Ave,
Pasadena, CA 91103

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Phone: (626) 587-5010

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