Workshop: Employment for Individuals with Disabilities

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                              A live/work community that fosters independence for

                                         adults with developmental disabilities

 

IMAGINE THE POSSIBILITIES!

                                

 

Work is good. It offers an opportunity to become more independent, make friends and lead a meaningful life.

 

Please join us for this comprehensive workshop to learn about:

  • Community-based, integrated employment options
  • Leveraging your job seeker’s strengths and interests to find employment
  • Preparing your job seeker for successful employment
  • Levels of support available

 

This employment workshop is geared toward parents and caregivers of adult job seekers who have disabilities.

 

Workshop Presenters:

 

Eileen Easterbrook is the Program Manager of AimHIRE, a new employment facilitation service, vendorized by Golden Gate Regional Center. She is a parent of a young adult with developmental disabilities and an employment specialist for WorkLink’s Competitive Employment Program for Department of Rehabilitation clients.

 

Sara Murphy is the Director of WorkLink, a San Francisco based employment service for people with disabilities. As a national leader in community-based employment, Sara has been providing direct service to job seekers and teaching job search strategies to job developers for more than 20 years.

 

Date:       March 31, 2012

Time:     10:30 am (SHARP) -1:30 pm (working lunch served)

Address: Train Depot, 110 Higgins Canyon Road, Half Moon Bay, CA

Cost:       FREE, but donations would be are appreciated to help cover expenses

RSVP:     Space is limited to 25 people

 

This workshop is only 2 weeks out please RSVP so we can plan accordingly! 

 

I hope to see you there,

Jeff Peck

jpeck@bigwaveproject.org

 

                                                             BIG WAVE GROUP

PO BOX 1901 ~ EL GRANADA, CA ~ 94018 
PHONE: 650-425-1402 
FAX: 650-726-3087 
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