Promoting successful employment of individuals who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Our passion is listening to clients ideas, thinking through solutions and coming up with creative ways to simplify employment advocacy.

Program provides the following services

ASSESSMENT

Review work history. Identify current job interests. Determine readiness for job.

EMPLOYMENT PREPARATION AND PLACEMENT

Complete a master job application. Develop a resume Practice job interviews. Conduct a job search. Communication strategies with coworkers and supervisors. Dealing appropriately with other related work issues e.g., attendance, punctuality, work habits and attitudes

ON-THE-JOB ASSISTANCE

Learning and performing job tasks. Using public transportation to and from work. Meeting coworkers and supervisors. Communicating at the employment site. Resolving any work-related issues such as social security benefit changes, work schedule and transportation conflicts, and any other issues that may jeopardize the ability to continue working.

ELIGIBLITY

Deaf and hard of hearing adults. Age 18 or older. Referred by Department of Rehabilitation

Service Areas

SAN JOAQUIN & STANISLAUS COUNTIES

Program funded by the California Department of Rehabilitation

For more information and program tour please call

(916) 349-7500 V/TDD

(916) 993-3048 VP

(916) 550-9355 P3