Community Employment



dsc_0394Our Community Employment Program offers a broad range of assessment, training, and job placement services to adults and high school students with disabilities, in nine counties in Southwest Ohio. Our program ensures consumers are equipped with the job skills, self-confidence and one-on-one support to reach their personal employment goals and achieve financial independence.  We are CARF (Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities) accredited in Community Employment Services: Job Development, Community Employment Services: Job Supports and Employment Planning Services.

Our Job Coaches are certified and ready to serve individuals through the Employment First Initiative in the State of Ohio.  Employment First is a collaborative effort to support individuals with Developmental Disabilities in a competitive employment environment.  To learn more about Employment First in Ohio, visit the website at http://www.ohioemploymentfirst.org/

Referral Sources:

  • Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD), formerly known as Rehabilitation Services Commission (RSC) http://www.ood.ohio.gov/
  • Bridges to Transition Program http://www.oacbdd.org/main/bridges-to-transition/
  • The Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities
  • Employment First
  • Certified Waiver Provider for employment services covered under the Individual Options (I.O), Level One, and Self-Empowered Life Funding (SELF) waivers.

 

URS Community Employment Program offices are located at our main center at 4710 Old Troy Pike in Dayton.  For more information on URS’ Community Employment Services, please contact Jeremy Nelson, Community Services Manager, at 937-853-5449 or jeremyn@ursdayton.org.

Please contact us to learn more about the Community Employment Services at United Rehabilitation Services.

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