Exciting update: Let’s get to work!
The Harford Center recently acquired its Supported Employment and Employment Customization and Discovery Licenses. For individuals who are interested in pursuing competitive, meaningful work, The Harford Center can help make that dream a reality. Through this service, we provide:
Provides the supports needed for an individual to be successful at his/her chosen career, which includes, but is not limited to:
- Transportation to and from work
- Visits to the job site as needed
- Mediation of issues on the job
- Review of skills needed on the job
- On-site supervision and prompting to stay on task
Job classes and skill building:
Job coaches will instruct individuals in groups or individually on specific skills to maintain and secure employment, including, but not limited to:
- Professional appearance
- Professional decorum
- Wage and hour laws
- Interviews and resumes
- Skill assessment
Some areas of focus:
- Office skills
- Local agriculture
- Animal care
- Customer service
Partnering with local businesses:
The Harford Center has a long history in Harford County and has established strong relationships with many local businesses. Through these relationships, we will partner individuals for employment wherever possible.
Through looking at an individual’s interests, skills, and hobbies, we will find the right job for you!