The BEST program paves the way for those seeking preparation and skill building for employment
BEST provides the following services
To determine readiness for employment.
COMMUNICATION LANGUAGE SKILLS TRAINING (CLST)
Communication in written English for completing job applications and other employment documents, and communicating with your supervisor. Communication in American Sign Language for using an interpreter during job interviews. Math such as budgeting, understanding your paycheck, balancing your checkbook.
PERSONAL WORK SUCCESS (PWS)
Develop effective employment tools (i.e. interview, application, cover letter, Job Readiness training). Address potential or current employment issues such as transportation, child care, or social skills.
18 years of age or older Deaf or hard of hearing & referred by the Department of Rehabilitation.
Program funded by the California Department of Rehabilitation.