Supported Employment offers job placement in the community, job coaching and long-term follow-along to eligible referrals from Vocational Rehabilitation. This program provides opportunities for competitive employment while offering a level of support that meets the individual's needs. Job interests are determined through a series of assessments and every effort is made to locate a job in the individual’s area of interest. Consideration is given to an applicant’s skills, transportation options, etc.
Sunshine Enclaves work at various community sites and provide an opportunity for further independence and integration, under the supervision of a job coach and the support of coworkers on a work crew. Enclaves may be located in area hospitals, cafeterias, food pantries or other local businesses.