Southern California Resource Services For Independent Living
Empowering the Disability Community Since 1979
On a individual and case-by-case basis, we may be able to assist with situational assessments which can assist us with discovering an individual's ability to perform in workplace environments, such as an individual's work stamina, abilities, interests, and work habits.
We may also be able to assist with Personal, Vocational, and Social Adjustment Services that assist the individual to adjust to outside environments, and helping them to learn skills such as appropriate work habits, time management, safety, appropriate socialization, and job retention.
SCRS is the leading entity for placement of individuals into competitive, integrated employment in the State of California.
Our experienced staff have built a strong network of reputable employers seeking to build upon their diverse workforce and can assist you land that dream job together, sooner rather than later.
Staff help participants create a resume or improve upon their existing resume. By learning how to format the document, list experience and showcase skills, participants can then use the output to apply for jobs.
Participants learn how to state their abilities truthfully, highlight activities relevant to the job, proofread a resume, create a cover letter, and follow up with a potential employer.
Our dedicated and experienced staff will work closely with each person to ensure they possess the necessary skills and traits suitable for their ideal job.
Areas to build upon can be: clear and effective communication, use of technology and/or assistive technology, understanding potential rights and responsibilities, effective interviewing, reasonable accommodations. and much more.