Vocational Support Employment Services

Organization: Melwood

Our goal is to aid persons with disabilities (functional, psychological, developmental, cognitive, physical and emotional impairments/disabilities) to transform their own lives by experiencing personal development, career growth, community integration, and improved financial capacity.

The program includes a strong focus on skills development and growth including services in:
Career and contingency planning
Development and enhancement of appropriate work habits and behaviors
Employer education and development of natural supports in the workplace
Employment related support services to the individual’s family and employer
Exploratory Career Assessment
Job accommodation support and Employer Education
Job Development and placement services
Job coaching and retention services
Resume support, interview skill development, job seeking development
Situational Assessment/Trial Work Experiences
Travel training to navigate public transportation
Work Incentive Specialist Advocate services
Service Eligibility: Disability Living with a Disability