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Employment East

INCREASING COMMUNITY INCLUSION -
            OBTAINING SUCCESSFUL EMPLOYMENT!
 

Workers_Warehouse.jpgEmployment East is the name of our Supported Employment and Long Term Vocational Supports (SE/LTVS) program covering the Trillium area. 

SE/LTVS is a person-centered and individualized support service which uses evidence-based practices to assist individuals who have not achieved positive employment outcomes and/or have a pattern of unemployment, sporadic employment, or underemployment.

Employment Support Professionals assist and support the different needs of the individual to increase community inclusion and obtain a successful employment outcome.

Principles

  • Focus on competitive employment in the community (at least minimum wage)
  • Focus on the individual's strengths
  • Offer informed choice on supports and job goal
  • Integrate mental health and other rehabilitation services
  • Decrease stigma by supporting the individual to work side-by-side with people in their community
  • Create jobs that promote career, financial, and personal well-being
  • Build work which supports recovery and wellness.
  • Facilitate rapid job search
  • Ensure long-term and individualized supports after person obtains a job

For more information read our Brochure:


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