|Arbor Education and Training||Assists out of school youth from 17 to 24 years obtain their GED as well as offer training in customer service through the National Retail Federation. Also provides case management, resume writing, career exploration, job search/placement, post-secondary education opportunities, interviewing techniques, mentoring and paid work experience opportunities.||Lancaster||Arbor Education and Training-Building Futures Career Center||Rescare|
|Community Based Work Assessment||A program which provides vocational assessment within competitive job sites consistent with the individual's
interests and capabilities. The individual is assigned to various job sites during the assessment period, during which work habits, skills, and aptitudes are evaluated. A job coach accompanies the individual, providing assistance as necessary. Results of the assessment enable the individual to pursue vocational objectives.||Franklin||Occupational Services, Inc- Franklin Program||Occupational Services, Inc|
|Hope Enterprises - Industrial Program||The Industrial Program enables clients with developmental disabilities to provide comprehensive outsourcing services for private industries. They are able to meet either short- or long-term manpower needs by either
- Providing laborers at the job site
- Providing transitional production supervisors to conduct on-site training to assure quantity and quality standards are met at no additional cost
- Providing permanent workers with job coaching services
|Lycoming||Business Services||Hope Enterprises|
|Job Development||As a component of AHEDD’s Community Employment Services for individuals with disabilities, the organization regularly canvasses the business community to identify diverse types of employment for program participants. They also leverage the business outreach conducted by the PA Business Leadership Network (PA BLN) to connect with companies and provide a greater variety of employment options to the people served.
Taking time upfront to understand the workplace needs and specifics is critical to ensuring that AHEDD finds jobs that individuals want to do and that fit within their capability and qualifications.||Franklin||AHEDD - Franklin & Fulton||AHEDD, Inc.|
|Job Development - Cambria County CareerLink||Programs that seek out and create employment opportunities in various fields for people who need work. Activities may include collecting and distributing information about job opportunities and/or prospective changes in the demand for specific occupations, encouraging potential employers to create jobs, informing employers of available personnel and other comprehensive or targeted efforts to generate new job prospects.||Cambria||PA CareerLink - Cambria County||PA CareerLink |
|Job Development - Somerset County CareerLink||Programs that seek out and create employment opportunities in various fields for people who need work. Activities may include collecting and distributing information about job opportunities and/or prospective changes in the demand for specific occupations, encouraging potential employers to create jobs, informing employers of available personnel and other comprehensive or targeted efforts to generate new job prospects.||Somerset||PA CareerLink - Somerset County||PA CareerLink |
|Passavant Memorial Homes - Vocational and Employment Services||Vocational and Employment training activities focus on developing skills that are vital to attaining independence and securing competitive employment. Supports are structured to provide progressive work skills training, pre-vocational skills, and work experience. These skills increase the likelihood of successful integration into the local community and workforce.
||Allegheny||Adult Services||Passavant Memorial Homes|
|Work Ready Program||This program's goal is to support qualified welfare recipients in Franklin County overcome the barriers that prevent them from getting or keeping employment. Individuals obtain the skills that will help them build a more stable future.||Franklin||South Central Community Action Programs, Franklin County||South Central Community Action Programs, SCCAP|
|Work Ready - SCCAP||Work Ready meets the core of SCCAP's mission. We actively work with families to help them break the cycle of poverty for themselves and their children.
Our staff members help families identify the barriers that are keeping them from obtaining and keeping long term employment, and then we help them work to overcome those barriers. We also provide ongoing support and guidance to families as they transition to permanent employment.||Adams||South Central Community Action Programs, Adams County||South Central Community Action Programs, SCCAP|