“We encourage people to imagine their dream job and succeed.”
FRA Supported Employment program offers a choice of opportunities to meet the needs of adults who experience intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) with varying abilities, vocational skills and workplace experience. The goal is to increase job success and provide a way for individuals learning work skills to earn a wage through employment.
The program provides a reliable approach to meeting employment needs through individualized employment supports, on-the-job training and fading of supports that help the employee gain independence, fosters self-sufficiency while meeting the employer’s expectations. A careful assessment process ensures that individuals are matched to the right employment opportunity that may include:
Carol Chalk, Director