The Arc of Monroe offers several Employment Readiness Services that provide various hands-on educational opportunities to prepare people with I/DD for competitive/ community employment. Employment Training Program (ETP) is a discovery process leading to a potential internship opportunity. Internships can create a path to permanent employment in a community business.

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What the Program Offers:

Paid internships for up to 18 months to learn on-the-job skills

Paid job readiness classes on time management, conflict resolution, dressing to impress, dependability, and other employability skills

Industry-specific job development training on employment standards, work culture, and technology

Job coaching to identify skills, abilities and interests


Must be OPWDD waiver enrolled

Must complete an application and interview with OPWDD

To learn more about this service, contact Job Path at (585) 256-7330 x 2436 or fill out the form below.

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