Arc Gateway’s Employment Services program provides one-on-one job coaching and helps people with physical and/or developmental disabilities find jobs with local businesses. This creates a unique win-win situation. Employers are able to tap into a pool of reliable, qualified job applicants, and people with disabilities gain independence by working in the community and earning their own income.
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Pensacola, FL 32503
Supported Employment assists people in maintaining employment and focuses on job development, matching and training. DVR makes referrals and funds Supported Employment for a period of six to nine months.
To provide the ongoing support component, individuals referred for Supported Employment must also be eligible for funding though a long-term funding source such as the Agency for Persons with Disabilities. Services are tailored to provide the employment supports necessary for people to gain and keep jobs in the community.