Program participants (interns) attend the program for a full school year in the host business/hospital. The host business provides access to an on-site training room that can accommodate up to 12 interns. The site is staffed by a special education teacher and one to three skills trainers to meet the educational and training needs of the interns.
Project SEARCH provides work-based individualized coaching, instruction and feedback as well as helping the young adults develop linkages to vocational rehabilitation and other adult service agencies.
The most important criterion for acceptance into Project SEARCH is a desire to achieve competitive employment. All participants must also complete an application and interview process before they can be selected for the program.
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Accessible Location: No
|Type of Organization||Nonprofit (501c3)|
|Categories||Job Coaching/Support, Trainings, Other|
|Spanish Services Offered?||No|
|Child Care Available?||No|
|Age Range||15 - 21, 22 and up|
|Disability Categories||Developmental Disability, Genetic Disorder, Intellectual Disability, Learning Disability, Medical Condition, Mental Health Disorder, Physical Disability|
|This organization pertains to all disabilities?||Yes|
|This organization pertains to these specific diagnoses|
|Is this a statewide service?||Yes|