Most people don’t just want a job, they want a fulfilling career doing something that they enjoy. The same is true for individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities. To assist them in reaching this goal, we guide them step by step to achievement.
- Career Exploration
- Career Identification
- Action Plan
Prevocational services aim to prepare people with IDD for integrated employment by providing them with training on generalized skills such as problem solving, task completion, and activities of daily living.
ILS/ILNJ will take a strength-based approach that includes accounting for the person’s interests and abilities as we collaborate with the person and potential employers. Our priorities include customization of employment where appropriate and supporting the person in negotiating a competitive wage and benefit package.