At ADAPT Community Network, we are committed to finding employment opportunities tailored to individuals enrolled in our programs. We work to match program participants with the right job based on their strengths and interests. We maintain an ongoing presence in the individual’s professional life, offering skills training, job site adjustment assessment, professional development, job coaching, adaptive technology, and ongoing counseling and support.
Individualized employment plans for high school students throughout New York City.
The evaluation process to create a customized career plan. This plan offers individualized training within the community to introduce individuals to a variety of employments options.
Supported Employment offers individuals who have demonstrated employable work skills the opportunity to earn fair wages and to hold down a job. Employment specialists offer ongoing support to the employee and employer, and play a crucial role in making sure the match is a success by accompanying individuals to their jobs to evaluate and train them in new skills. This includes intake evaluations, job search, thorough job coaching and job stabilization. Individuals have a unique opportunity to work in a supportive environment and to acclimate at his/her own pace.
If you are interested in learning more on our supported employment programs, please contact Project Connect, 877-827-2666.