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    Programs that maintain listings of available employment opportunities and assign a staff member to help people who are searching for a position to choose and obtain the most suitable option.

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    AARP Foundation: Senior Employment Services(Title V) job training in part-time training programs. Placement in permanent part-time and full-time employment. Job counseling, referrals and job internships.DauphinAARP Foundation SCSEPAARP Foundation SCSEP
    AARP Foundation WorkSearch ProgramProvides low income, older adults with subsidized employment at local non-profit organizations. Also provides job information, training, search and placement assistance for people age 55 and older.NorthamptonAARP Foundation WorkSearch ProgramAARP Foundation WorkSearch Program
    Adult ServicesProvides adults with pre-employment activities, community work assessments, benefits counseling, job placement, job coaching, and follow-up job support services.Dover, Delaware Office (AHEDD)AHEDD
    Adult ServicesProvides adults with pre-employment activities, community work assessments, benefits counseling, job placement, job coaching, and follow-up job support services.CumberlandHarrisburg Office (AHEDD)AHEDD
    Adult ServicesProvides adults with pre-employment activities, community work assessments, benefits counseling, job placement, job coaching, and follow-up job support services.Cumberland*Main Site (Administrative Office) (AHEDD)AHEDD
    AHEDD - Adult ServicesOffers adults with developmental disabilities various opportunities for pre-employment activities, community work assessments, benefits counseling, job placement, job coaching, and follow-up job support services.MontgomeryPhiladelphia Office (AHEDD)AHEDD
    AHEDD, CumberlandAHEDD is a private, nonprofit specialized human resource organization that began in 1977. Everything AHEDD does is geared toward assisting individuals with disabilities to maximize their independence, move toward their financial goals, and be fully included in the workplace. CumberlandAHEDD, CumberlandAHEDD, Inc.
    AHEDD - Employment ServicesOffers a variety of individualized services to both youth and adults with disabilities and employers. Those seeking employment can receive assistance with: resume preparation, appropriate completion of job applications, job interviews, training assistance at the job site, counseling for job related concerns, transportation training, and follow up services to ensure that the individual is satisfied with their job and meeting the expectations of the employer. AHEDD also helps SSA beneficiaries to understand how earnings will impact government benefits as they move toward greater independence.AlleghenyPittsburgh Office (AHEDD)AHEDD
    AHEDD - Youth ServicesProvides youth out of school with pre-employment activities, community work assessment, benefits counseling, job placement, job coaching, follow-up.MontgomeryPhiladelphia Office (AHEDD)AHEDD
    Arc of Chester County - Comprehensive Employment Services (CES)Comprehensive Employment Services (CES) provides services that help adults with disabilities find and keep the right job, as well as train companies to find, train and supervise people with disabilities. CES helps people with disabilities find paid employment and become productive members of the community by providing these services: pre-employment assessment and counseling; job seeking and placement services; hands-on and on-the-job training to meet employer needs; ongoing job coaching to ensure job retention; opportunities to learn and share experiences with other participants; transportation training and assistance with securing daily transportation; support with benefits information and referral to benefits counselors, and referrals to obtain proper work attire. CES's program helps people with disabilities become productive employees at no cost to the employer, by providing the following services: thorough screening of applicants to ensure proper job match, individualized, on-site training by a professional employment training specialist to meet the employer specifications, ongoing assessment and follow-up to maintain quality employee performance, excellent long-term communication with job supervisors, and information about ADA and tax credits for businesses hiring people with disabilities. ChesterArc of Chester County, The - Chester; West ChesterArc of Chester County
    CASA PennsylvaniaSince 2016, CASA has been serving South Central Pennsylvanians with services like citizenship classes, financial literacy, and social services in addition, to promoting civic engagement among the fast growing and diverse Latinx and immigrant populations.YorkCASA PennsylvaniaCASA Pennsylvania
    Center for Innovative Training and Education - Fatherhood Initiative ProgramHelps custodial and non-custodial fathers 18+ with no HS diploma/GED in getting a job, with the goal of enabling them to actively participate in the care and raising of their children. Offers GED preparation, job readiness, training and placement, computer skills, mentoring, and transportation and clothing assistance.PhiladelphiaCenter for Innovative Training and Education - Philadelphia; Center CityCenter for Innovative Training and Education
    Chester County CareerLink - Hire One - Job Search/ PlacementHire One's goal is to persuade every employer in Chester County and the region to commit to hiring at least one new local, full-time unemployed person within the next year, and for those employers that have planned worker reductions, to commit to reducing those plans by 2.5%. Visit Hire One's website at www.hireonecc.com to access an online Job Seeker Resource Guide and training courses, designed to assist displaced workers find new employment.ChesterCHESTER COUNTY CAREERLINKChester County CareerLink
    Chester County CareerLink - Job Search/ PlacementThe Job Locator will assist eligible residents in identifying job opportunities in the local area, provide job placement assistance and assist in accessing workshops and programs available through the Chester County CareerLink.ChesterCHESTER COUNTY CAREERLINKChester County CareerLink
    Christian Recovery Aftercare Ministry, Inc. - Employment Assistant Project (EAP)The EAP (Employment Assistant Project) offers job search assistance, job readiness, ono-on-one mentoring and any other needed assistance for employment. Assistance includes resume preparation, completing job applications and mock interviews. The EAP identifies potential employers willing to consider ex-offenders for hire.DauphinChristian Recovery Aftercare Ministry, Inc.Christian Recovery Aftercare Ministry, Inc.
    Corporate America Supports YouCorporate America Supports You (CASY) focuses on assisting National Guard and Reserve members, as well as Veterans in employment training, counseling, and job placement. A team of highly educated and experienced military spouses, caregivers, and veterans are specialized in employment assessment, gap skills training, skills validation, targeted resume assistance, virtual training, mentorship /professional development, and financial health training for everyone within our military and veteran communities. Programs and services include:
    • Military Skills Translation
    • Resume Review
    • Interview Prep
    • Employer Connection
    • Career Development & Training
    • Resources specific to veteran employment
    Military Spouse Corporate Career NetworkMilitary Spouse Corporate Career Network
    Crispus Attucks Association, Inc., Senior Employment ProgramThe Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) is a federally funded employment training and placement program for income eligible people 55 years of age or older. Its mission is to provide employers with trained, motivated, mature workers. Call or visit website for more information.YorkCrispus Attucks Association, Inc.Crispus Attucks Association, Inc.
    Day Services, ShadowfaxShadowfax offers day program services in a variety of settings to meet each person's interests and capabilities. Programs include vocational training, job finding and support, enhancing skills for daily living, volunteerism, and fun activities. Vocational Alternatives: Shadowfax offers vocational training in a variety of supported settings. Two facility based training centers operate in York. The program is designed to provide work experience in an industrial setting to individuals who have disabilities. Classes provide assistance in developing a resume, completing a job application, mastering interviewing skills, and learning appropriate social skills for the work environment. Placement services are available for people who need assistance in finding a job. Once employed, follow-up services are provided to ensure the job experience is successful for the person and the employer. Supported Employment: Employment Specialists help with every aspect of job development in order for a person to find and keep a job. Once the person’s job preferences and skills are explored and assessed, Employment Specialists assist them in the job search and interview process. After being hired, Employment Specialists stay on-site with the person to ensure they learn the job. Independent Skills Training Program: . Individual plans are developed based on the needs and desires of each person. Daily living needs for each individual are met by our caring staff. Program activities include, but are not limited to, socialization, communication, motor development and exercise, sensory stimulation, and basic work skills. Services are provided at 386 Pattison Street, York; 149 S. Tremont Street, York; or 1205 E. Market Street, YorkYorkShadowfaxShadowfax
    Delaware County Community College - New Choices Career Development ProgramProvides a program that helps individuals in transition so they can participate fully in planning and achieving their career, educational and personal goals by improving self-esteem and building self-confidence. Classes in computer basics supplement the program. New Choices Career Development Program classes are offered three times per year – in January, March and October – on the Marple Campus. Qualified individuals may receive transportation or child care assistance if funding is available. Services include: Vocational assessment Career counseling Résumé preparation and interview skills Skills identification Career planning Job readiness instruction Job search skills Exploration of education and training resources Job placement assistance DelawareDelaware County Community College - MediaDelaware County Community College
    Dignity Housing - Education & Workforce DevelopmentProvides workforce development and education services specially designed to address the needs of homeless clients in pursing greater self-sufficiency.PhiladelphiaPromoting Self-SufficiencyDignity Housing
    Employment Technology, Inc - Bucks CountyA non-profit organization that provides vocational assessment, counseling, training, & job placement to individuals with significant disabilities. Services include eligibility referrals, initial meetings, community based work assessments, job search, job placement, individual plan of job support, follow-up and career advancement.BucksEmployment Technology, Inc - Bucks CountyEmployment Technology, Inc
    Fayette County Housing Authority of Pennsylvania Employment Assistance for SeniorsProvides employment assistance for low-income persons age 60 or older.FayetteEmployment Assistance for SeniorsFayette County Housing Authority of Pennsylvania
    H.A.R.T. CenterVocational Rehabilitation training and job placementAdamsH.A.R.T. CenterH.A.R.T. Center
    Hispanic Center Lehigh Valley - Employment ServicesProvides assistance for low income individuals preparing resumes and applications and also provides information and referrals to companies looking for workers. - Provides case management for evacuees from Puerto Rico ** This organization has been identified by the Estamos Listos Task Force as a resource for evacuees from Puerto Rico (victims of Hurricane Maria)NorthamptonHispanic Center Lehigh ValleyHispanic Center Lehigh Valley
    Job Placement AssistanceProvides assistance in finding employment.WestmorelandJob Placement AssistancePrivate Industry Council of Westmoreland Fayette
    Job Search/Placement - Blair County CareerLinkPrograms that maintain listings of available employment opportunities and assign a staff member to help people who are searching for a position to choose and obtain the most suitable option.BlairPA CareerLink - Blair CountyPA CareerLink
    Job Search/Placement - Cambria County CareerLinkPrograms that maintain listings of available employment opportunities and assign a staff member to help people who are searching for a position to choose and obtain the most suitable option.CambriaPA CareerLink - Cambria CountyPA CareerLink
    Military Spouse Corporate Career NetworkThe Military Spouse Corporate Career Network (MSCCN) focuses on:
    • Employment readiness training programs
    • Job placement solutions
    • No-cost services to all military-affiliated spouses, retired military spouses and caregivers to war wounded heroes.
    Military Spouse Corporate Career NetworkMilitary Spouse Corporate Career Network
    Montgomery County Commerce Department - PA CareerLink - Montgomery; NorristownOffering Job search enrollment providing users the ability to create and upload a resume. Job search with assistance of staff, career counseling, job training - providing training opportunities to enhance skills that all candidates to compete in changing job market. Job readiness workshops - fine tuning resumes, developing interviewing skills also teaches candidates how to "brand" themselves and using social media for effective networking. Online resources include the O*NET and Career Coach.MontgomeryPennsylvania CareerLink of Montgomery CountyMontgomery County Commerce Department
    Northside Leadership ConferenceBuilds and renovates houses on the North Side and helps families purchase homes of their own. Partnership program works to involve Northside businesses with the community, and assists Allegheny General Hospital by referring Northside residents for employment opportunities as well as partnership activities and health initiatives. (Employment Center closed June 2016) AlleghenyNorthside Leadership ConferenceNorthside Leadership Conference
    PA CareerLink - Allentown Employment and Training CenterThe Allentown Employment and Training Center (AETC) is a satellite location of PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley. It provides an array of employment and training services in a convenient, easily accessible location. Services include job counseling, resume preparation assistance, interview training and other prejob guidance services; job matching and referral; job registration; labor market and career information; information on financial aid for education and training; and referral for job training, transportation, child care, personal and financial counseling, health care and other human services resources in the community. LehighPA CareerLink - Allentown Employment and Training CenterPA CareerLink
    PA CareerLink - Bethlehem Employment and Training CenterThe Bethlehem Employment and Training Center (BETC) is a satellite location of PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley. It provides an array of employment and training services in a convenient, easily accessible location. Services include job counseling, resume preparation assistance, interview training and other prejob guidance services; job matching and referral; job registration; labor market and career information; information on financial aid for education and training; and referral for job training, transportation, child care, personal and financial counseling, health care and other human services resources in the community.NorthamptonPA CareerLink - Bethlehem Employment and Training CenterPA CareerLink
    PA CareerLink - Carbon CountyThe PA CareerLink is a one-stop job center that provides an array of employment and training services in a convenient, easily accessible location. Services include job counseling, testing and assessment; resume preparation assistance, interview training and other prejob guidance services; job matching and referral; unemployment insurance and job registration; labor market and career information; information on financial aid for education and training; and referral for job training, transportation, child care, personal and financial counseling, health care and other human services resources in the community.CarbonPA CareerLink - Carbon CountyPA CareerLink
    PA CareerLink - Easton Employment and Training CenterThe Easton Employment and Training Center (BETC) is a satellite location of PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley. It provides an array of employment and training services in a convenient, easily accessible location. Services include job counseling, resume preparation assistance, interview training and other prejob guidance services; job matching and referral; job registration; labor market and career information; information on financial aid for education and training; and referral for job training, transportation, child care, personal and financial counseling, health care and other human services resources in the community.NorthamptonPA CareerLink - Easton Employment and Training CenterPA CareerLink
    PA CareerLink - Erie CountyThe PA CareerLink is a one-stop job center that provides an array of employment and training services in a convenient, easily accessible location. Services include job counseling, testing and assessment; resume preparation assistance, interview training and other prejob guidance services; job matching and referral; unemployment insurance and job registration; labor market and career information; information on financial aid for education and training; and referral for job training, transportation, child care, personal and financial counseling, health care and other human services resources in the community.EriePA CareerLink - Erie CountyPA CareerLink
    PA CareerLink - Jefferson County - Disabled Veteran's Outreach ProgramSpecialists provide intensive services to meet the employment needs of disabled veterans and other eligible veterans, with the maximum emphasis directed toward serving those who are economically or educationally disadvantaged, including homeless veterans, and veterans with barriers to employment. Serves Jefferson County JeffersonPA CareerLink - Jefferson CountyPA CareerLink
    PA CareerLink - Lehigh Valley at AllentownThe PA CareerLink® is a one-stop job center that provides an array of employment and training services in a convenient, easily accessible location. Services include job counseling, testing and assessment; resume preparation assistance, interview training and other prejob guidance services; job matching and referral; unemployment insurance and job registration; labor market and career information; information on financial aid for education and training; and referral for job training, transportation, child care, personal and financial counseling, health care and other human services resources in the community.LehighPA CareerLink - Lehigh Valley at AllentownPA CareerLink
    PA CareerLink -Lehigh Valley St Luke's at Sacred Heart HospitalPA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley St. Luke's at Sacred Heart Hospital is a satellite location of PA CareerLink® Lehigh Valley. It provides an array of employment and training services in a convenient, easily accessible location. Services include job counseling, resume preparation assistance, interview training and other prejob guidance services; job matching and referral; job registration; labor market and career information; information on financial aid for education and training; and referral for job training, transportation, child care, personal and financial counseling, health care and other human services resources in the community.LehighPA CareerLink -Lehigh Valley St Luke's at Sacred Heart HospitalPA CareerLink
    PA CareerLink Mon Valley - Veterans ProgramThe PA CareerLink® Veterans Program provides a full range of employment services to assist veterans in their search for work. Specially trained veteran employment representatives located in PA CareerLink® offices provide veterans with a full range of employment services, including referral services, job development, referral to training, and referral to government and community veteran service agencies. These representatives help veterans match their job skills to employer job openings and contact employers on behalf of the veteran for consideration in hiring. The PA CareerLink® web site enables you to search for job openings, create a résumé, apply for jobs online, research career information or request vocational rehabilitation services. PA CareerLink® offices comply with the Jobs for Veterans Act by providing priority services to veterans. Local Veterans Employment Representatives and/or Disabled Veterans Outreach Program Specialists are available at PA CareerLink® offices to assist veterans with job search and other employment needs. Job seekers identified as veterans are matched to job orders, before any other job seeker matches are performed. If you reside in Mon Valley region of Washington county, the Veterans Representative/Specialist in your area is: Douglas Short Disabled Veterans Outreach Program Specialist doshort@pa.gov 724-379-4750 ext 118WashingtonPA CareerLink Mon ValleyPA CareerLink
    PA CareerLink - Northumberland/Snyder/Union Counties - Employer ServicesPA CareerLink provides free listings for job postings, applicant referrals and matching services, and pre-screening of applications. PA CareerLink offers employee bonding, tax credits and On the Job Trainig(OJT) opportunities for elligible employers. PA CareerLink provides complimentary space, advertising, and referrals for employer recruitments and job fairs. NorthumberlandPA CareerLink - Northumberland/Snyder/Union CountiesPA CareerLink
    PA CareerLink - Services for Individuals - Job Search/ PlacementCareerLink helps individuals to find a job, get job training, research careers, create a resume and get vocational rehabilitation services. For veterans, specially trained veteran employment representatives provide veterans with a full range of employment services. Special emphasis is given to disabled veterans and veterans who are just leaving the military.ChesterCHESTER COUNTY CAREERLINKChester County CareerLink
    PA Office of Vocational Rehabilitation - Wilkes-Barre OfficeProvides vocational rehabilitation services to help persons with disabilities prepare for, obtain, or maintain employment. Provides services to eligible individuals with disabilities, both directly and through a network of approved vendors. Services are provided on an individualized basis. The OVR counselor, during face-to-face interviews, assists customers in selecting their choice of vocational goals, services and service providers. An Individualized Plan for Employment (IPE) is developed, outlining a vocational objective, services, providers and responsibilities. Certain services are subject to a Financial Needs Test (FNT) and may require financial participation by the customer. Counseling and guidance, diagnostic services, assessments, information and referral, job development and placement, and personal services such as readers or sign language interpreters are provided at no cost to the individual. Services include: -Diagnostic Services -Vocational Evaluation -Counseling -Training -Restoration Services -Placement Assistance -Assistive Technology -Support ServicesLuzernePA Office of Vocational Rehabilitation - Wilkes Barre OfficePA Office of Vocational Rehabilitation - Central Office
    PA Office of Vocational Rehabilitation - Williamsport OfficeProvides vocational rehabilitation services to help persons with disabilities prepare for, obtain, or maintain employment. Provides services to eligible individuals with disabilities, both directly and through a network of approved vendors. Services are provided on an individualized basis. The OVR counselor, during face-to-face interviews, assists customers in selecting their choice of vocational goals, services and service providers. An Individualized Plan for Employment (IPE) is developed, outlining a vocational objective, services, providers and responsibilities. Certain services are subject to a Financial Needs Test (FNT) and may require financial participation by the customer. Counseling and guidance, diagnostic services, assessments, information and referral, job development and placement, and personal services such as readers or sign language interpreters are provided at no cost to the individual. Services include: -Diagnostic Services -Vocational Evaluation -Counseling -Training -Restoration Services -Placement Assistance -Assistive Technology -Support ServicesLycomingPA Office of Vocational Rehabilitation - Williamsport OfficePA Office of Vocational Rehabilitation - Central Office
    PathStone Corporation - Work Ready - HarrisburgThere are 2 components of the Work Ready Program : - The Outreach Services Component assists County Assistance Offices in their efforts to help TANF clients comply with participation requirements. - The Supported Work Component provides a fulll range of employment and training services for clients with limited employability due to medical reason and to other clients determined to be eligible by the County Assistance Office.DauphinPathStone Corporation - HarrisburgPathStone Corporation
    PathStone - Employment Advancement & Retention Network - ChambersburgThis program provides training and employment services as well as support services to TANF clients (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families) in order to ensure compliance with the local County Assistance Office, and promote economic self-sufficiency with job placement in Pennsylvania.FranklinPathStone Corporation - ChambersburgPathStone Corporation
    Pennsylvania Women Work - New Choices Career DevelopmentA series of career development classes that teach women (and men) the skills they need to search for a job, ace an interview, and find employment that pays a family-sustaining wage. The ten-session career development program provides individualized support in areas including career assessment and exploration, resume and cover letter writing, interviewing techniques and stress and time management. Students will also learn current computer skills.AlleghenyPennsylvania Women WorkPennsylvania Women Work
    Philabundance - Community KitchenProvides cooking training to low-income men and women and prepares them for employment in a commercial kitchen. Offers exposure to guest chefs, catering opportunities and off-site internships, as well as additional support through life skills preparation.PhiladelphiaPhilabundance - Philadelphia; South PhiladelphiaPhilabundance
    Placement ServicesJob readiness skills training, job development, follow-up, and job coaches at employment site.DauphinGoodwill Keystone Area, HarrisburgGoodwill Industries International
    Progressive Workshop of Armstrong County Job Finding Assistance for People with DisabilitiesProvides training facilities, placement programs and related activities for persons who appear to be able to profit from the habilitation programs of the workshop. Provides extended training for individuals who continue to develop skills, behaviors, and attitudes which assist them in becoming more independent and employable.ArmstrongJob Training and PlacementProgressive Workshop of Armstrong County
    Reserves Network - Erie OfficeA temp-to-hire, direct hire, technical, and office Staffing Firm. Work with Veterans, as well as the general population, assisting them with finding their forever job/career.ErieReserves Network - Erie OfficeReserves Network
    Senior Community Service Employment ProgramsTraining and employment program for unemployed adults, age 55 and older.CarbonSenior Community Service Employment ProgramSenior Community Service Employment Program
    The Hood - Youth Employment Services - Job Search/ PlacementHelps youth aged 16-24 find suitable employment.ChesterTHE HOODThe Hood
    United States Department of Defense - Troops to Teachers ProgramTroops to Teachers (TTT) is a DANTES-managed Department of Defense (DoD) program that can assist transitioning Service members to become employed as teachers. To meet our objective of assisting eligible military personnel to transition to a new career as public school teachers, a network of State TTT Offices has been established to provide participants with counseling and assistance regarding certification requirements, routes to state certification, and employment leads. The TTT homepage provides information and resource links, including links to state Departments of Education, state certification offices, and other job listing sites in public education. For participants that meet certain criteria as defined by the legislation, financial assistance may be provided (upon availability of funds) to eligible participants to assist with their transition to the classroom. The purpose of the financial assistance is to provide transition assistance for those becoming first-time teachers and, therefore, is not available to those that became teachers prior to registration with TTT. TTT provides counseling services which includes identifying state certification requirements, programs leading to certification and assistance in selecting the certification program that best fits your wants and needs. Additionally, we will assist you in finding employment by providing you with information on jobs and interview opportunities. For a listing of the TTT State Offices, visit website.United States Department of DefenseUnited States Department of Defense
    United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration - eBenefitseBenefits is a service of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs and the Department of Defense. eBenefits is a portal and a central location for Veterans, Service Members, and their families to research, find, access, and manage their benefits and personal information. eBenefits offers:
    • A personalized workspace called My Dashboard that provides quick access to eBenefits tools. Using eBenefits tools, you can complete various tasks. You can apply for benefits, download your DD 214, view your benefits status, in addition to other actions as needed. This workspace is available to you once you have created an eBenefits account,
    • Acceess to the National Resource Directory - A catalog of links to other sites that provide information about military and veteran benefits.
    • Access to the Veterans Employment Center - A searchable veterans job bank, job seekers resources and service, a skills translator and resume builder.
    United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration - eBenefitsUnited States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Benefits Administration
    Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System - Vocational ServicesVA Pittsburgh Healthcare System's Vocational Services program provides a variety of services to help veterans return to competitive employment or a useful place in society. The Vocational Service Program provides a variety of employment services to veterans. Evaluation Services consisting of both standardized psychometric testing, job simulation and other situation-specific opportunities are available to assess the veteran's skill levels, aptitudes, abilities, and interests. Job Seeking and Job Survival Skills Training include one-on-one counseling for developing effective employment strategies. Situation specific, personalized solutions for applications, resumes, job search, interviewing techniques, correspondence, telephone contact and follow-up are always available to any veteran seeking employment. Services and programs include:
    • Evaluation services to assess skill levels, aptitudes, abilities and interests:
      • Standardized psychometric testing,
      • Job simulation,
      • Other situation-specific opportunities.
    • Job seeking/job survival skill training:
      • One-on-one counseling for developing effective employment strategies.
    • Personalized solutions for:
      • Applications,
      • Resumes,
      • Job search,
      • Interviewing techniques,
      • Correspondence,
      • Telephone contact.
    • Exploration of additional info and referrals:
      • Unclaimed VA benefits,
      • Public/private sector support,
    • Supported employment:
      • Assistance in locating and maintaining competitive community employment for veterans with serious mental illness,
      • Regular and ongoing employee support, job training assistance (as needed), job coaching advocacy.
    • Transitional work:
      • Contracted work situations,
      • Case management,
      • Counseling.
    • Homeless veteran supported employment program:
    • Incentive therapy,
      • Opportunities to develop and improve prevocational skills for both inpatients and outpatpatients,
      • Participants work in a variety of medical center settings providing supportive services.
    • Compensated work therapy/transitional residency:
      • Work-based mental health and residential rehabilitation treatment program,
      • Provides a rehabilitation-focused residential setting for veterans recovering from chronic mental illness, chemical dependency and homelessness,
      • Combines a residential therapeutic community of peer and professional support, with a strong emphasis on increasing personal responsibility.
    AlleghenyVA Pittsburgh Healthcare SystemUnited States Department of Veterans Affairs - Veterans Health Administration
    West Place Clubhouse Job Finding Assistance For Individuals with Mental Health DisabilitiesProvides supported and transitional job placement to individuals with mental health disabilitiesWestmorelandJob Finding Assistance For Individuals with Mental Health DisabilitiesWest Place Clubhouse
    Workplace & EmploymentAAPD is committed to improving employment outcomes for the many people with disabilities who are not working but are ready, willing and able to work. We promote legislation and policy that promotes opportunities for people with disabilities, partner with employers to improve business practices and develop mentoring programs, and offer career opportunities to students and recent graduates with disabilities. Internships: Internships are invaluable professional development tools and can open doors that education alone cannot. In the best programs, interns receive hands-on work experience and mentoring, which prepare them to succeed in the workforce. Disability Mendoring Day: The AAPD’s Disability Mentoring Day (DMD) program connects nearly 13,000 students and job seekers with disabilities to thousands of employers each year. The 2011 events took place in over 200 locations across the country. DMD, held the third Wednesday in October, promotes career development through hands-on programs, job shadowing, and ongoing mentoring. This experience has helped thousands of past participants develop lasting relationships and secure internships or jobs.1819 H St NW, Suite 330, Washington DC (Workplace & Employment)American Association of People with Disabilities (AAPD)
    Work Ready - SLHDAWork Ready is a program designed to provide pre placement job services to TANF (Temporary Assistance to Needy Families) participants. In addition, the program provides intense case management to remediate barriers to self sufficiency including mental health services, transportation, and day care issues. The program goal is to prepare participants for transition into job placement program or employment.LackawannaWorkforce Development - SLHDAScranton Lackawanna Human Development Agency
    Youth ServicesProvides youth out of school with pre-employment activities, community work assessment, benefits counseling, job placement, job coaching, follow-up.Dover, Delaware Office (AHEDD)AHEDD
    Youth ServicesProvides youth out of school with pre-employment activities, community work assessment, benefits counseling, job placement, job coaching, follow-up.CumberlandHarrisburg Office (AHEDD)AHEDD
    Youth ServicesProvides youth out of school with pre-employment activities, community work assessment, benefits counseling, job placement, job coaching, follow-up.Cumberland*Main Site (Administrative Office) (AHEDD)AHEDD
    Youth ServicesProvides youth out of school with pre-employment activities, community work assessment, benefits counseling, job placement, job coaching, follow-up.AlleghenyPittsburgh Office (AHEDD)AHEDD

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