Adult Project Search Team

Adult Project Search Info Session

  Adult Project Search Information Session for families and potential participants. Meet Arc of Monroe staff, current Adult Project Search participants and learn more about the one-year internship program in partnership with the Del Monte Hotel Group. Date: 12/18/19 Location: Rochester Airport Marriot, 1890 W Ridge Rd, Rochester, NY 14615 Time: 8:30am – 10:00am Please register using the form below. If you would like to register for the January 8th information session, click here.

Ellen’s success after Adult Project SEARCH

Family Perspectives

Our daughter, Ellen, attended Adult Project Search.  Upon graduation she was hired by the Courtyard Marriott: Jeff Shutt and Ashley Fedunyszyn are her managers.  She, the Courtyard team, and her fabulous job coach Shannon have really worked together to make Ellen’s employment successful, for the hotel and for her. Ellen works hard at Courtyard 2 days a week (6 hour shifts) and typically comes home exhausted.  Recently Ellen came home from work and showed us her employee name pin with the “2 years” and a wonderful card from Jeff congratulating her on her work anniversary.  She is so proud and …

Brianna

Brianna Graduates from Project SEARCH®

Employment

What is Project SEARCH®? Brianna is a Project SEARCH® participant through the Rochester City School District.  Project SEARCH® is a one year, school to work transition program that began at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.  Project SEARCH® combines classroom instruction with meaningful internship experiences to meet the goal of employment for each participant. Brianna’s Internship Through Project SEARCH® Brianna was formerly an intern at I-Square where she handled fresh produce and food. “My favorite thing to do was slicing pickles,” she said.  She learned the ropes on how to prepare foods as well as perform general cleaning duties, like washing dishes, sweeping the floors, taking out the trash …