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Welcome to Your Special Needs Directory List

When you’re caring for a family member with special needs, having extra help is always appreciated. Here you’ll find an abundance of useful resources to help you in every aspect of the care and development of your loved one.

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  • Ada S McKinley Vocational Services

    http://www.adasmckinley.org/
    In fulfilling its mission, the Agency continues expansion of service to thousands annually through child care, education/college preparation and placement, mental health, foster care and adoption, vocational training/job development and placement, residential living arrangements, and other services by serving the community through an increasingly effective network of social services.

  • Anixter Center

    http://www.anixter.org
    The mission of Anixter Center is to enhance the ability of individuals living with or at risk of disabilities to live, learn, work, and play in the community. Having merged with three nonprofits (CALOR, Chicago Hearing Society, and the National Lekotek Center), Anixter Center is now the 13th largest nonprofit in Chicago. Provider of quality vocational, residential and educational options, substance abuse prevention and treatment, and health care.

  • ARC Fresno

    http://www.arcfresno.org/
    Arc Fresno, is committed to enriching the quality of life for individuals with developmental disabilities by providing and developing an array of opportunities designed to maximize their potential as members of the community.

  • Arc of Meriden- Wallingford, Inc.

    http://www.mwsinc.org/
    Welcome to the Arc of Meriden-Wallingford where we provide advocacy, residential, recreational, community and employment services to adults with intellectual, developmental and cognitive disabilities. Our site includes a complete overview of our services as well as many of the programs that generate funds for our organization.

  • Arizona Industries for the Blind

    https://www.azdes.gov/aib/
    Arizona Industries for the Blind was established in 1952 to provide employment and training opportunities for Arizonans who are legally blind. Most individuals of working age who are legally blind can compete successfully for good jobs if they’re given the opportunity to develop skills and increase their self-confidence.

  • Arkansas Employment Security Department

    http://www.arkansas.gov/esd/
    Wide range of services, including employment services, unemployment insurance, and labor market information.

  • Avenues to Independence

    http://www.avenuestoindependence.org/
    Avenues to Independence is a non-profit, charitable organization, providing residential, vocational and daily living support in a wide variety of programs for adults with autism, cerebral palsy, Down’s Syndrome and other developmental disabilities.

  • Carey Services

    http://www.careyservices.com/
    Carey Services is a community-based organization which receives strong support from a broad cross-section of consumers, families, businesses and charitable interests. Supports and services are determined through person-centered planning, whereby consumers and their families direct the planning and allocation of resources to meet their own individual life goals.

  • Center for Educational Advancement of New Jersey

    http://www.ceaemployment.com/
    Located in historic Flemington, NJ, the Center for Educational Advancement is a not-for-profit social business enterprise that provides employment, job and social skill preparation and support for persons with significant disabilities or other social disadvantages. CEA has been providing employment and related services to disabled and disadvantaged members of the community for over thirty years.

  • Center on Deafness

    http://www.centerondeafness.org/
    The Center On Deafness is dedicated to providing quality services for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing and their families, through educational, vocational, and residential services in a therapeutic, community- based environment.

  • Cerebral Palsy of Colorado

    http://www.abilityconnectioncolorado.org/
    Our Mission is to create, support, and encourage inclusive opportunities for Coloradoans of all abilities and their families, through early intervention, education, employment, statewide training, information and referral, advocacy, public education services and collaborative strategies with emphasis on diversity, dignity, quality of life and the advancement of human potential.

  • Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey

    http://www.cpofnj.org
    Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey is dedicated to changing lives and bringing independence to people with all types of disabilities. We believe in the innate potential in each person to achieve success. While you may see a person with a disability, Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey sees a citizen, a friend, a taxpayer, a voter, a lawyer, a parent, a child – a person with unlimited potential.

  • Chicago Lighthouse for the Blind

    http://www.chicagolighthouse.org/
    Chicago Lighthouse Industries’ Mission is to provide adjustment to blindness, training, job placement opportunities and continuous employment for visually impaired individuals including those with additional disabilities that will lead to achieving their maximum potential through the development, production and marketing of products and services that meet the highest quality standards using modern production methods and technology.

  • Clarke County Arc

    http://www.thearcofclarke.com/
    CCARC is dedicated to providing services to and advocating for person with mental retardation. As we become adults, we all share common ambitions such as living on our own, working and enjoying recreations that we choose. CCARC recognizes the ambitions of those we serve and sets forth to support these individuals in these endeavors.

  • Clausen House

    http://www.clausenhouse.org/
    We create opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities to gain competency, develop relationships and join the community with increasing command over their own lives. We are a non-profit corporation serving more than 180 adults from the San Francisco Bay Area.

  • Clearbrook

    http://clearbrook.org
    Programs offered are:Residential, Vocational, In Home Services, Employment and Job Placement for people with developmental disabilities.

  • Colton Relands-Yucaipa Regional Occupational Programs

    http://www.cryrop.org/
    Preparing students to Earn, Advance, and Promote by providing quality Career Technical Education programs and services.

  • Community Enterprises

    http://www.communityenterprises.com/
    Provides supported education services in a community college setting, supported employment including job training, placement and folow up, transitional services from group homes and other settings to supported living within the community.

  • Conklin Center for the Blind

    http://www.conklincenter.org/
    The mission of the Florida Lions Conklin Center is to train, assist, and support individuals that are blind and have one or more other disabilities to obtain gainful employment, live independently, participate in community life and have the freedom to make their own choices with dignity. Our students may have been born blind or suffered an injury or illness that caused the loss of sight. they are also challenged by another physical or cognitive or developmental disability such as deafness, cerebral palsy, learning disabilities or borderline mental retardation, to name a few.

  • Corner Stone Services Inc.

    http://www.cornerstoneservices.org/
    From 24-hour supervision to Intermittent Community Integrated Living Arrangements, Cornerstone encourages choice and independence in its residential alternative services.Cornerstone’s employment services program works with individuals to find and retain jobs in their own communities. Field trips combined with classroom training help individuals develop the skills necessary to lead an active life in the community. Cornerstone’s nationally-recognized behavioral health services provide many options for individuals with mental health issues, including outpatient counseling, psychosocial rehabilitation, and community housing.

  • Courage Center

    http://www.couragecenter.org/
    We offer a wide range of services that improve independence and quality of life for people of all ages and abilities. Services include rehabilitation therapies, inpatient transitional rehabilitation, pain management, accessible fitness centers and pools, vocational and community-based services, behavioral/mental health therapies, family support, camping, and sports and recreation programs.

  • Darden Rehabilitation Foundation

    http://www.dardenrehab.org/
    The Foundation is a Community Rehabilitation Program partnering with the Alabama Department of Rehabilitation Services. This partnership provides assistance to adult consumers with disabilities in obtaining and maintaining successful employment. DRF is a United Way Agency and is accredited by CARF International

  • Delaware Division of Vocational Rehab, Department of Labor

    http://www.delawareworks.com/
    The Department of Labor and its partner, the Delaware Workforce Investment Board, strive to work together to help Delaware businesses build a strong and successful workforce. Visit the Workforce Investment Board to read about what role the board plays in job development in Delaware.

  • Desert Area Resources & Training

    http://dartontarget.org/
    Our mission is to provide services and opportunities to people who have developmental disabilities or other special needs, so they and their families can pursue the dreams and lifestyles they choose.

  • Desert Haven Enterprises

    http://www.deserthaven.org/
    The primary objective of the agency is to enable persons to overcome barriers to employment through vocational training, job placement, community-based employment, and supportive services; thereby, maximizing their potential to become independent, self-supporting members of their community.

  • Division of Employment & Rehabilitation Services-Arizona

    https://www.azdes.gov/rsa/
    Our mission is to work with individuals with disabilities to achieve increased independence and/or gainful employment through the provision of comprehensive rehabilitative and employment support services in a partnership with all stakeholders.

  • Easter Seals: Achievement Center

    http://www.achievement-center.org/
    Our mission is to provide vocational development and extended employment programs for physically, mentally, and developmentally disabled individuals; to assist them in obtaining competitive or extended employment; and to help maximize their independent living skills

  • Easter Seals: Opportunity Center

    http://www.opportunity-center.com/
    WE ARE a nationally accredited non-profit organization providing vocational evaluation/assessment, paid work training, and employment services for people with disabilities. The counties served are Calhoun, Cleburne, Clay, Talladega, Coosa, and Randolph.

  • Elwyn Delaware

    elwyn.org
    Elwyn is a unique organization. Founded in 1852, Elwyn has been providing services to people with special needs for over 150 years. Today, Elwyn is nationally recognized as a pioneer in developing groundbreaking programs for children and adults with disabilities and disadvantages. Our innovative culture and dedicated staff enable us to help more than 12,000 people build more independent, productive lives.

  • Employment Development Department-California

    http://www.edd.ca.gov/
    The Employment Development Department (EDD) is one of the largest state departments with employees at hundreds of service locations throughout the state. For more than 70 years, we have connected millions of job seekers and employers in an effort to build the economy of the Golden State.

  • Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

    http://www.rehabworks.org/
    An employment resource for businesses and people with disabilities. Our mission is to enable individuals with disabilities to obtain and keep employment.

  • Florida Institute for Neurologic Rehabilitation, Inc.

    http://www.finr.net/
    The Florida Institute for Neurologic Rehabilitation, Inc. (FINR) is dedicated to excellence in the provision of rehabilitation, education and vocational services to both children and adult survivors of brain injury. Through the provision of individualized assessment, restorative service and foundational retraining in behavior, psych-social, cognitive, physical functioning, communication, daily living, education and vocational area, FINR seeks to assist its clients in attaining their maximum level of functioning and quality of life in the most normalized and least restrictive environment.

  • Florida Institute of Rehabilitation Education (FIRE)

    http://www.firesight.org/
    FIRE is a nonprofit agency dedicated to assisting people who are visually impaired or blind to achieve a maximum level of independence in their lives. Free services are provided on an outreach (one on one) or group basis and are provided without charge, without regard to individual or family income level, race, creed, age, disability or national origin.

  • Florida Job Connections

    http://www.fljobconnections.com/
    Florida Job Connections connects businesses across Florida with an untapped workforce. This website enables Florida businesses to demonstrate their commitment to employee diversity by searching for qualified applicants with disabilities.

  • Foothill Vocational Opportunities

    http://www.foothillvoc.org/
    Foothill Vocational Opportunities maximizes the personal and economic potential of disabled individuals by creating meaningful employment opportunities. Foothill provides our clients and their families with the tools they need to live fuller, richer lives, bringing a sense of inclusion and dignity to a chronically marginalized and underserved group of people.

  • Goodwill Industries of New Mexico

    http://www.goodwillnm.org/
    Goodwill Industries of New Mexico has many programs to help people get jobs, get training, and get back on the road to self-sufficiency. Each program is customized to emphasize your strengths while providing assistance to overcome barriers. You may participate in one or more based on your individual needs, abilities and choice. Services we provide include: Job Placement & Job Retention, Workforce Skills Training, Situational Assessment, Work Adjustment, Case Management, Senior Community Service Employment Program, and Pathways to Home.

  • Idaho Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

    http://www.vr.idaho.gov/index.shtml
    VR is a state-federal program whose goal is to assist people with disabilities to prepare, secure, retain or regain employment. Our Vision: “Your Success at work means our work is a success.” Our Mission: “Preparing individuals with disabilities for employment and community enrichment.”

  • Iowa Vocational Rehabilitaion Services

    http://www.ivrs.iowa.gov/
    Our mission is to work for and with individuals with disabilities to achieve their employment, independence, and economic goals. Economic independence and more and better jobs are what we are about for Iowans with disabilities

  • Jewish Vocational Services: Career Planning Center

    http://www.jvschicago.org/
    a non profif employment and training agency provides a wide range of career development and employment services to individuals seeking first jobs, advancement and new career direction.

  • JOBS VI and SAGE

    http://www.pesco.org/
    We offer the industry’s most comprehensive range of solutions in occupational testing and job placement. PESCO has pioneered systems uniquely designed to address every facet of career assessment and job placement-from computerized and manual testing to scoring and employment database access.

  • Just One Break (JOBS)

    http://www.justonebreak.com/
    Just One Break, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization that is dedicated to supporting and increasing the employment of people with disabilities. Through job development and placement, the organization fulfills its primary goals of preparing people with disabilities for employment and helping them to obtain and maintain competitive employment throughout New York City.

  • Kentucky Committee on Employment of People with Disabilities

    http://www.oet.ky.gov/
    The Kentucky Office of Employment and Training (OET) is part of the Department for Workforce Investment. OET Staff provide job services, unemployment insurance services, Labor Market Information, and training opportunities.

  • Kentucky Department for the Blind

    http://www.blind.ky.gov/
    The Kentucky Office for the Blind is a state government rehabilitation agency that offers assistance to persons who are blind or visually impaired. We also provide various services for employers interested in hiring or accommodating workers who have a vision loss.

  • Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation

    http://ovr.ky.gov/
    The Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation assists Kentuckians with disabilities to achieve suitable employment and independence.

  • Kentucky- Stewart Home School

    http://stewarthome.com/
    We are a beautiful loving environment for intellectually disabled people of all ages. We offer education, vocational training and placement, an incredible variety of recreational activities and a wide choice of friends from all across the country and the world.

  • Laradon Hall Society for Exceptional Children and Adults

    http://www.laradon.org/
    Laradon specializes in services to children and adults with developmental disabilities. We operate 11 programs which are designed to help each individual develop to his or her fullest potential. Laradon is more than an organization, we are a support network made up of people who care – and are committed to helping people with developmental disabilities maximize their independence in a dynamic world.

  • LifeSpan Iredell Vocational Workshop

    http://www.lifespanservices.org/
    LifeSpan transforms the lives of children and adults with developmental disabilities by providing education, employment, and enrichment programs that promote inclusion, choice, family supports, and other best practices.

  • Lions World Services for the Blind

    http://lwsb.org/
    Our Mission: “To enable people who are blind or visually impaired to function independently and to live full, productive lives with dignity and self-respect, and to promote a positive public awareness of blindness.”

  • Little City Foundation

    http://www.littlecity.org/
    Helping children and adults with mental retardation and other developmental, emotional and/or behavioral challenges live meaningful and happy lives with dignity and respect.

  • Louisiana Employment and Job Training Services

    http://www.laworks.net/
    Provides Services for job seekers and job training.

  • Louisiana Vocational Rehabilitation

    https://wwwcfprd.doa.louisiana.gov/LaServices/PublicPages/ServiceDetail.cfm?service_id=2857
    Louisiana Rehabilitation Services (LRS) assists persons with disabilities in their desire to obtain or maintain employment and/or achieve independence in their communities by providing rehabilitation services and working cooperatively with business and other community resources.

  • MacDonald Training Center

    http://www.macdonaldcenter.org/
    Independence is something that is important to us all. Our GateWay Services are designed to assist you in preparing to achieve greater independence so you may lead the life you choose. If you want to make decisions for yourself, be independent, and lead the life you choose…a home of your own and a meaningful job are important to you.

  • Maine Department of Labor

    http://www.state.me.us/labor/
    You’ll find that the Maine Department of Labor offers a diverse array of services to Maine workers, employers, and job seekers with the mission of promoting the economic well being of the labor force and employers, attracting and retaining a wide range of employment opportunities, promoting independence and lifelong learning, fostering economic stability, and ensuring the safe and fair treatment of all people on the job.

  • Mason Associates

    http://www.masonconsult.com/
    We have become the largest specialty consultancy in the Northeast and one of the largest in the US by holding strictly to our narrow market focus and by employing staff who have the personal and professional qualifications to meet the mission. All our consultants are qualified at least at the Master’s level. As you read the individual staff biographies you will see we also look for relevant professional experience far beyond academic training.

  • Miami Lighthouse for the Blind

    http://www.miamilighthouse.com/
    Miami Lighthouse has an experienced management team. Its CEO and other senior management have demonstrated outstanding professional acumen in their respective fields. This team is dedicated to offering the most effective state-of-the-art techniques and care to persons who are blind or severely visually impaired, as well as its new initiative in eye wellness.

  • Michigan Employment Services

    http://www.michigan.gov/mdcd
    Provides Job development and placement services to dislocated workers with disabilities in Michigan.

  • Mississippi Employment Security Comission

    http://mdes.ms.gov/
    MDES provides an array of services from WIN Job Centers located throughout the state. The WIN Job Centers are the centerpiece of the WIN in Mississippi system, which provides convenient, one-stop employment and training services to employers and job seekers.

  • Mobile ARC

    http://www.mobilearc.org/
    ADVOCATE for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities in order to afford protection of their rights and to improve their quality of life. – PROVIDE needed services for persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families, in collaboration with similar agencies and organizations. – EDUCATE the public to instill a better understanding of persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities. – PROMOTE RESEARCH in prevention, education and training of persons with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

  • New Hampshire Employment Security

    http://www.nh.gov/nhes/
    NH Employment Security (NHES) is a federally funded state agency.The mission of NHES is to: Operate a free public Employment Service through a statewide network of Job and Information Centers, providing a broad range of assisted and self-directed employment and career related services, and labor market information to all customers. Pay Unemployment Compensation benefits in a timely manner to eligible claimants and collect the tax which funds these payments. Develop and disseminate labor market information and provide measurements of labor market outcome to assist local and state officials, private employers, educators and trainers and the public in making decisions which promote economic development and the efficient use of state labor resources.

  • New Hope Services

    http://www.newhopeservices.org/
    Some of New Hopes Specific services and programs include adult servicves, affordable housing, Child Advocacy and parental support, childcare, employment services, family preservation, health families, job traing centers, and supported living.

  • Northpointe Resources Inc.

    http://www.northpointeresources.org/
    Northpointe Resources, Inc. is a not-for-profit, publicly-funded provider of developmental disability and behavioral health services. Founded in 1953 by a group of concerned parents with a desire for quality programming, Northpointe has continued to grow this vision through our belief in the power of people and community.

  • Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation Services (DRS)

    http://www.okrehab.org/
    We help employers recruit qualified employees who really want to work, We assist students, parents and educational staff in public schools, as well as those attending our residential schools DRS also determines medical eligibility for Social Security disability benefits, and We also operate dozens of programs that help Oklahomans lead more independent, productive lives.

  • Orchard Village

    https://www.orchardvillage.org/
    With over 20 locations in Illinois Orchard Village has a wide range of programs and services such as, Vocational, Residential, Retirement, In-Home, and specialized services for families with disabilities.

  • Palm Beach Habilitation Center

    http://www.pbhab.com/
    Opportunities for work training and employment are a major focus of services at the Center. Training and employment are provided by the Work Operations Division on the main campus where men and women can earn pay for work performed on contracts obtained from local industry.

  • Parents & Friends

    http://www.parentsandfriends.org/
    Parents & Friends, Inc. is a non-profit organization that has served people with developmental disabilities for over fifty years. Governed by a local Board of Directors, we are dedicated to our mission to provide opportunities for persons with developmental challenges and similar needs to participate fully in our community.

  • Pennsylvania Employment Services and Job Training

    http://www.dli.state.pa.us/
    Our mission is to improve the quality of life and economic security for Pennsylvania workers and businesses, encourage labor-management cooperation, and prepare the Commonwealths workforce for the jobs of the future.

  • People Services

    http://www.peopleservices.org/
    The mission of People Services, Inc., is to serve as the local community agency, providing the delivery of quality services for people with disabilities. Our purpose it to improve the quality of life for people with disabilities by providing services that promote life exploration and informed choices. To offer an array of service options that are designed to meet the needs, wants and desires of the person served.

  • Phoenix

    http://www.phoenixhsv.org/
    Phoenix is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for qualified individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations for any qualified individual with a disability.

  • Pioneer Vocational/Industrial Services

    http://www.pioneerservices.org/
    Our mission is to provide vocational development and extended employment programs to people who are disabled and or disadvantaged to assist them in obtaining employment and maximizing independent living skills.

  • PRIDE Industries

    http://www.prideindustries.com/
    For more than 42 years, PRIDE Industries has been providing business and service solutions differently. HOW? By fulfilling our clients’ business needs with unsurpassed purpose and passion while creating meaningful jobs for people with disabilities.

  • Project Independence Supported Employment

    http://www.proindependence.org/
    Project Independence was established in 1977 by dedicated families of people with developmental disabilities who envisioned more for their loved ones than lives of segregation, prejudice and institutionalization. This group of parents came together to form Project Independence to allow people with developmental disabilities to live in the community and to exercise freedom and personal choice over their own lives. The Independent Living program was one of the first of its kind in Orange County, and now serves hundreds of people, providing support that allows people the tools and the confidence to take their rightful place in the community.

  • Pueblo Diversified Industries

    http://www.pdipueblo.net/
    Every day at Pueblo Diversified Industries (PDI) more than 300 people come to work in a wide variety of jobs. Most are challenged by some form of physical or mental limitation that must be overcome each day. At PDI we help our people leave limitations at the door by providing challenges, opportunities, income, enrichment and even excitement through work and life-enhancing opportunities both in-house and within the community.

  • Ray Graham Association

    https://ray-graham.org/
    Since 1950, Ray Graham Association for People with Disabilities has been supporting children and adults with developmental disabilities. Today, Ray Graham Association serves…children and adults…providing developmental, recreational, residential, respite and vocational services.

  • ResCare Premier Texas

    http://www.rescarepremiertexas.com
    ResCare Premier Texas is a unique group of interrelated treatment facilities that together form a comprehensive continuum of care. We offer a variety of programs and services to address the needs of individuals with brain injury and other neurological impairments. ResCare Premier Texas is a continuum of interrelated treatment programs dedicated to individuals with acquired brain injury and other neurological disorders. Our programs specialize in neurobehavioral rehabilitation, residential rehabilitation and long-term support services. Since 1978, ResCare Premier Texas has served over 1500 individuals with brain injury and other neurological disorders from across the United States, Canada and Guam.

  • Respite Services, Shepherds Ministries Inc.

    http://www.shepherdsministries.org/
    Shepherds exists to glorify Jesus Christ by supporting people with developmental disabilities to reach their potential. It is our desire to be a pre-eminent provider of Christ-centered services for people with developmental disabilities in order to encourage them in a personal and growing relationship with Jesus Christ and support them in reaching Appropriate Independence. Shepherds Ministries, a nationally recognized organization founded on Jeremiah 23:4, provides compassionate Christian care, vocational education and job opportunities for adults with developmental disabilities, helping them attain Appropriate Independence with fulfilling jobs and lives, while also providing for their spiritual development.

  • Rubicon Programs

    http://www.rubiconprograms.org/
    Rubicon Programs is a nationally recognized nonprofit serving the San Francisco Bay Area. Our mission is to create and deliver integrated solutions to profound social problems. Our purpose is to make a positive and lasting impact on people living in poverty and on people living with disabilities, especially psychiatric disabilities. We empower people to move out of poverty and improve their quality of life.

  • Santa Clara Valley Blind Center, Inc.

    http://www.visionbeyondsight.org/
    For more than 50 years, SCVBC has provided support to individuals facing the uncertainties, fears, and challenges related to uncorrectable vision loss. We are a community-based organization dedicated to increasing the confidence, independence, and quality of life of the blind and visually impaired. SCVBC tackles complex vision loss issues comprehensively through rehabilitative, educational, and recreational services that ensure the long-term independence and empowerment of our clients.

  • Schaefer Enterprises

    http://www.schaeferenterprises.com/
    Do you want to work and make money, but you need more supervision and help to be safe on a job? If your answer is yes, you should come by and visit our workshop and see if you would like to work here. We have several contracts that people work on to earn a paycheck every two weeks. Skills Supervisors like Nina and Lori will help you learn new work skills, help you earn a good pay check and make sure that you are always safe.

  • Seguin Services Inc.

    http://www.seguin.org
    Seguin Services is a charitable not-for-profit agency serving metropolitan Chicago, always striving to integrate, enrich, and empower people with disabilities. Seguin lives its mission of “supporting adults and children with disabilities and other special needs, enabling them to be productive, valued members of society.” Seguin creates job opportunities and housing options that lead to greater independence, so that men and women with developmental disabilities can live, work, and socialize as their neighbors do. In addition, Seguin provides safe and loving homes for children who have disabilities and serious medical or emotional conditions.

  • Sertoma Centre

    http://www.sertomacentre.org/
    Sertoma Centre, Inc., is a nationally accredited, not-for-profit agency that provides services to more than 650 individuals with developmental, physical and emotional disabilities, and/or mental illness. These services include vocational evaluation, developmental training, community-based assessments, senior programming, work adjustment training, residential services, janitorial skill training, foster care, job placement services, supported employment, specialized services, school transition services, psychosocial rehabilitation,autism services, and a sheltered workshop program.

  • Service Source Network

    http://www.ourpeoplework.org/
    The ServiceSource Network is an affiliation of four not-for-profit organizations with the same mission – to create opportunities for individuals with disabilities through valued employment, training and support services. The four affiliates are: – ServiceSource, located in Alexandria, Virginia – Employment Source, located in Fayetteville, North Carolina – Abilities of Florida, located in Clearwater, Florida – OCI, located in Wilmington, Delaware

  • Shasta County Opportunity Center

    http://www.co.shasta.ca.us/index/hhsa_index/Employ_services/oc_index.aspx
    An employment training program fro people with disabilities in Shasta County. These individuals perform paid work in a number of different work enviroments and at the same time learn the skills necessary to obtain competetive employment in the local community.

  • SHORE Community Services Inc.

    http://www.shoreservices.org/
    SHORE’s mission is to improve the quality of life for persons with developmental disabilities through educational, residential, vocational and related programs provided with community integrated supports and services.

  • Skills Inc.

    http://skillsinc.com/
    Accredited through the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation facilities; offers jop training partnership act and vocational evaluation services.

  • Society for The Blind

    http://www.societyfortheblind.org/
    Society for the Blind serves thousands of blind and visually impaired people throughout the Sacramento area and surrounding counties. We are the only center in this region that trains blind and low vision people on Braille, life skills, computers and job skills. Our mission is to empower individuals who are blind or have low vision to live productively and independently by building confidence through training, tools and mentorship.

  • Solutions at Santa Barbara

    http://www.solutionsatsantabarbara.com/
    Solutions at Santa Barbara is dedicated to help each client to achieve the highest level of functional independence possible. Our goals always involve returning to home, school, work and meaningful, productive activity. We encourage each client to develop original “solutions” to the problems they now face. Designed for individuals who are capable of benefitting from an active, “hands on” rehabilitative approach, Solutions at Santa Barbara offers highly personalized, comprehensive programs to meet the needs of individuals with traumatic brain injury, stroke, tumors, aneurysm, post concussive syndrome, Spinal Cord Injury, or other neurological disorders.

  • SourceAmerica formerly NISH

    http://www.sourceamerica.org/about-us
    SourceAmerica (formerly NISH), a national nonprofit, is the leading source of job opportunities for a dedicated and highly qualified workforce – people with significant disabilities. Through our work, we make the American Dream more accessible to a segment of the population where nearly 80% do not have jobs.

  • South Carolina Employment Security Commission Center

    http://www.sces.org/
    A public agency that offers job search assistance. Unemployment Benefits and WIA program. Also offered is Disability Program Navigator who helps persons with disabilities to find needed resources.

  • South Dakota Workforce Investment Act Training Programs

    http://dlr.sd.gov/workforce_training/wia.aspx
    Our mission is to enhance the South Dakota workforce by providing businesses with employment-related solutions and helping people with job placement and career transition services.

  • Southern Indiana Resource Solutions Inc.

    http://www.sirs.org/
    Southern Indiana Resource Solutions Inc. (SIRS, Inc.), a leader in the state and local community, has established an outstanding reputation for providing quality supports for adults and children with disabilities. Our staff progressively works to provide top-notch therapies like early intervention services, developmental, physical, speech, and occupational therapy for children from birth to age 18. Adults with disabilities gain assistance in finding the right job, living independently, and being involved in their community.

  • State of Nevada, Vocational & Rehabilitation Agency

    http://detr.state.nv.us/
    The Department of Employment, Training & Rehabilitation consists of divisions that offer assistance in job training and placement, vocational rehabilitation, workplace discrimination and in collecting and analyzing workforce and economic data. Many of these services are provided through DETR’s partnership with the Nevada JobConnect system. DETR’s divisions include: Employment Security Division, Rehabilitation Division, Nevada Equal Rights Commission, Research and Analysis Bureau, and Information Development and Processing.

  • The Able Trust

    http://www.abletrust.org/
    The Able Trust, also known as the Florida Governor’s Alliance for the Employment of Citizens with Disabilities, and Its mission is to be the leader in providing Floridians with disabilities fair employment opportunities through fundraising, grant programs, public awareness and education.

  • The Arc of Monmouth

    http://www.arcofmonmouth.org/
    The Arc of Monmouth is a non-profit organization in Monmouth County, New Jersey providing services and supports for individuals who have cognitive and developmental disabilities and for their families. The Arc of Monmouth is guided by a volunteer board of directors, and is affiliated with The Arc of New Jersey and The Arc of the United States.

  • The Arc of Tuscaloosa County

    http://www.thearcoftuscaloosa.org/
    Programs and services are designed to enable persons with mental retardation the opportunity to achieve maximum independence through the provision of day programming services, prevocational skills training, supported employment services, personal and systems advocacy, family counseling, and dissemination of information to the community

  • The STAR Center

    http://www.starcenter.tn.org
    The STAR Center is a model demonstration, resource and training center dedicated to ensuring that all individuals with disabilities or other special needs maximize their potential for independence and achieve their personal goals of employment, effective learning and independent living through assertive technology, assertive aids and support services.

  • UCP of Tampa Bay

    http://ucptampa.org/
    Early treatment is crucial to your child’s success. UCP has a well-earned reputation as one of the most skilled and dedicated therapeutic staffs in the area. UCP provides physical, occupational and speech therapies on campus during the school day, performed by trained and licensed pediatric therapists. Physical Therapy improves capabilities such as use of large muscle skills for crawling and jumping. It also helps enhance functional independence and mobility as well as increases muscle control for improved balance and coordination. Occupational therapy addresses skills for playing, learning, and self-care tasks. It also focuses on motor skills and sensory processing. Speech therapy helps children with speech and language skills such as safe oral motor skills for eating and drinking and the ability to form sounds for communication, and to communicate with or without words.

  • United Cerebral Palsy Associations of New Jersey

    http://www.cpofnj.org/
    Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey is dedicated to changing lives and bringing independence to people with all types of disabilities. We believe in the innate potential in each person to achieve success. While you may see a person with a disability, Cerebral Palsy of New Jersey sees a citizen, a friend, a taxpayer, a voter, a lawyer, a parent, a child – a person with unlimited potential.

  • Utah State Office of Rehabilitation

    http://www.usor.utah.gov/
    Our mission is to assist eligible individuals in obtaining employment and increasing their independence. This site will help you explore the many services offered by the UtahState Office of Rehabilitation through the Division of Rehabilitation (DRS), the Divisionof Serices for the Blind and Visually Impared (DSBVI), and the Division of Services for The Deaf amd Hard of Hearing.

  • Utah Vocational Rehabilitation Agency

    http://www.usor.utah.gov/
    Our mission is to assist eligible individuals in obtaining employment and increasing their independence. If you are a person with a disability who needs assiatance getting back to work, an employer looking for qualified job applicants, or just want to learn more about rehabilitation in Utah.

  • Valley Packaging Industries, Inc.

    http://www.vpind.com
    Valley Packaging Industries, Inc. provides case management, employment and job placement services for people with a variety of barriers to employment.

  • Vermont Employment Services and Job Training

    http://www.labor.vermont.gov/
    The goal of the Department is to create one administrative umbrella that will strengthen critical areas, utilize available resources to their fullest, and provide an effective and efficient service delivery model for employers, workers and job seekers.

  • Vocational & Rehabilitation Agency

    http://www.dvrcolorado.com
    Our purpose is to assist eligible individuals with disabilities to become productive members of the Colorado workforce and to live independently.

  • Vocational & Rehabilitation Agency of Minnesota

    http://www.humanrights.state.mn.us/
    WorkForce Centers are a collaboration of partners, including the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED) and local community agencies. People seeking work, businesses seeking employees, students, and those looking for a first job or returning to the workforce, will find services to meet their needs, offered at no cost.

  • Vocational & Rehabilitation Agency of New Mexico

    http://www.dvrgetsjobs.com/
    The mission of the New Mexico Division of Vocational Rehabilitation is to encourage and assist the efforts of New Mexicans with disabilities to reach their goals for working and living in their communities.

  • Vocational Evaluation and Placement

    www.vocamotive.com
    Vocamotive provides vocational evaluation, planning and placement services customized to individual needs. Evaluation is useful in IEP development, long term planning, and entry to the world of work.

    Services can include vocational assessment; employability evaluation; job target identification; developing internship, training, and customized employment; job seeking skills instruction; job coaching; referral and advocacy services.

  • Webster Enterprises of Jackson County

    http://www.websterenterprises.org/
    Webster Enterprises is a not for profit organization which has offered vocational training and employment opportunities to people with disabilities for over 25 years.

  • Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center

    http://www.wrcjobs.com/
    Mission of WRC: “Linking lives by assisting individuals in securing employment and overcoming vocational barriers.” At WRC, we are proud of our diversified products, services and industries. Take a few minutes to preview our site and see what WRC can offer you or your business

  • Work Inc.

    http://www.workinc.org/
    Nationally recognized as a pioneer in developing community based programs for individuals with disabilities, WORK Inc. is one of Massachusetts’ most successful non-profit providers of rehabilitation services.

  • Wyoming Department of Workforce Services

    http://www.wyomingworkforce.org
    The Department of Workforce Services is Wyoming’s newest State Agency. The Agency is focused on delivering comprehensive and effective services that build a workforce to meet the changing demands of Wyoming’s diverse businesses, citizens and economy – hence, the Agency’s mission – linking human and economic development for Wyoming’s future. The Department of Workforce Services is comprised of four divisions (listed below), all of which have distinct objectives that parallel the Agency’s overall mission.