employment-support-services

East Street Arts

East Street Arts In 2016, to provide creative opportunities for artists, Marrakech’s seat weaving/chair caning business, the Association of Artisans to Cane, was expanded to include an art studio and gift shop. The newly renovated social enterprise was renamed East Street Arts. East Street Arts is dedicated to fostering the creation of art through artisan…

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Ticket To Work

Ticket to Work LONG-TERM JOB PLACEMENT, SUPPORTS, AND ADVANCEMENT ASSISTANCE This program assists SSI/SSDI beneficiaries who are Ticket holders to enter or re-enter the workplace with assistance at no cost to them. Examples of services include but are not limited to skill & interest surveys, resume preparation, interview skills training, job search, job placement, benefits…

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DCF Work to Learn Centers

DCF Work to Learn Center The Work to Learn Center, funded by the Department of Children and Families (DCF), is part of an innovative, youth-driven work-to-learn model designed to help young people achieve success. This program provides educational, vocational, employment, financial literacy, life skills, personal and community connections, and other support services. The Work to…

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Academy for Human Service Training

Academy for Human Service Training The Academy for Human Service Training (AHST) is a comprehensive occupational skills program that trains individuals for direct-care, entry-level positions in the Human Services field. Graduates of the program become Direct Support Professionals for children or adults with disabilities in residential and community experience programs, Job Coaches for community-based worksites,…

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DMHAS Employment Services

DMHAS Employment Services SHP Vocation Services The Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services-funded Supportive Housing Program (SHP) provides services to homeless adults with mental illness and/or co-occurring substance abuse disorder who reside in DMHAS Catchment Area 7 (see eligibility below for specific towns). SHP vocational staff members work with program participants to identify needs,…

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Acquired Brain Injury Services

Acquired Brain Injury Services Marrakech, Inc. is approved by the State of Connecticut to provide many services to people who have acquired brain injuries. These services are intended to assist people in leading productive lives in the community. Person-centered services are the result of a team process that identifies goals, interests, preferences, needs, and resources.…

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Transition Services

Transition Services Transition Services are designed to assist students with disabilities with continuing their Individual Education Plan (IEP) goals outside of school hours and assist them with the transition to employment or adult services. EXTENDED DAY SERVICES Extended Day Services are designed for students in special education who would benefit from having additional hours each…

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Vocational Rehabilitation/Level Up

Vocational Rehabilitation/Level Up This program assists youth and adults with disabilities to enter or re-enter the workplace through the use of situational assessments, job placement and retention services as well as on-site supports such as job coaching. Individuals in this program are typically referred from the Bureau of Rehabilitative Services (BRS), and usually only require…

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DDS Supported Employment Program

DDS Supported Employment Program Our Employment Services cater to various vocational needs, from individualized (SEI and IDV) to group-based (GSE) programs. Individualized employment services focus on helping the individual achieve independence and success through competitive employment in the community. Based on assessments, professional support will be provided to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities who…

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