Through our Empowered to Work job placement and supported employment program, Empower helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, or with mental health diagnoses, to meet their job goals. Through work, people improve their self-esteem and friendships.
Some of the services we provide:
- Development of job opportunities in the community
- Job placement
- Job coaching before, during and after job placement
- On-the-job training and help with integrating into the work setting
Empowered to Work is certified by the NYS Office of People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD), NYS Office of Mental Health (OMH), and Offices of Adult Career and Continuing Education Services (ACCES-VR).
To enroll in the Empowered to Work program, call (716) 299-0851.