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Eugene’s Story: A Job to Look Forward To Every Single Day

Eugene H. has always been independent by nature. Born with a developmental disability, he never allowed it to stop him from accomplishing his personal and professional goals. 420 more words

Goodwill Of Orange County

ADRS partners with Mental Health to start IPS Supported Employment

VRS and the Alabama Department of Mental Health (ADMH) are partnering to enhance employment services for people with serious mental illnesses.

ADMH was recently awarded a five-year grant through the Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to develop and implement the first individual and placement support (IPS) supported employment model for the state. 339 more words

News

Community Hubs - Beacons of Hope & Support

What I learnt in a year working from a community hub and how I discovered that choosing your working environment can change the shape of our society… 4,298 more words

Positive News Reporting

Autism Wins (today)

We have reached the top of a very long mountain.  Years and years of climbing a steep slope, stumbling over boulders, paving new trails though thick terrain, and now we have arrived.   244 more words

PUBLIC MEETING - KEEP TESS & JOB SHOP SERVICES PUBLIC

COVENTRY PEOPLE NEED QUALITY JOBS

Public Meeting for Service Users, Staff, Carers and all Coventry Residents

Service users, carers and Council staff are dismayed that the Council’s Place Directorate are proposing to discontinue flagship services for vulnerable adults & young people with learning disabilities, autism and severe and enduring mental ill health. 120 more words

Campaigns

Rickey at Golden Corral

Recently, a friend of mine told me about a remarkable young man, Rickey, whose story is inspirational. I followed up with her lead and met Rickey and his family. 465 more words

Portrait

Developing Vision

Post by Rebecca Longa, Supported Employment Coordinator with Keystone Human Services Intellectual Disabilities Services

Vision is one of the guiding forces in what we do in customized employment. 441 more words

Supported Employment