Vocational Education

Secondary or postsecondary education programs available in regular or trade high schools or through separate vocational centers or programs that provide formal preparation for semiskilled, skilled, technical or professional occupations for high-school-aged students and, in some cases, adults who have opted to develop or expand their employment opportunities, often in lieu of preparing for college entry. Vocational education programs help participants prepare for full-time employment upon graduation, part-time employment while in school or for more advanced vocational training at the postsecondary level. (HH-9000)

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NV

Statewide

1664 N Virginia St
Reno, NV 89557
Phone: 775-682-9057
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Organization Name: Nevada Center for Excellence in Disabilities
Address: 1664 N Virginia St
Reno, NV 89557
Phone: 775-682-9057
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Email: mhbryant@unr.edu
Eligibility: Young adult with intellectual disabilities.
Services Provided: Inclusive, two-year, non-degree certificate program offering a college experience to students with intellectual disabilities. Structured with academic and campus activities with the goal of independence and employment.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 5/14/2019

Battle Mountain, NV

370 South Mountain Street
Battle Mountain, NV 89820
Phone: 775-635-8302
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Organization Name: Frontier Community Action Agency
Address: 370 South Mountain Street
Battle Mountain, NV 89820
Phone: 775-635-8302
Fax: 775-623-1420
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Email: landerresources@gmail.com
Eligibility: Unemployed
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Employment assistance including but limited to: resume building, job searching, referrals to job connect, vocational training, interviewing, and financial literacy.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/18/2019

Carson City, NV

716 North Carson Street
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: 775-283-0125
Organization Name: JOIN
Address: 716 North Carson Street
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: 775-283-0125
Fax: 775-283-0133
Eligibility: Adults 17 and older with high school diploma or equivalent (can be in process of obtaining).
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides services to prepare each client to become gainfully employed in a skilled occupation to include vocational assessments to determine career interests and aptitudes; career guidance and development of individual training plans; occupation-specific training, and resume development, interview skills and presentation.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
500 East Third Street
Carson City, NV 89713
Phone: 775-684-0350
Organization Name: Nevada Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation - Reno Office
Address: 500 East Third Street
Carson City, NV 89713
Phone: 775-684-0350
Services Provided: The Department of Employment, Training & Rehabilitation offers assistance in job training and placement, vocational rehabilitation, workplace discrimination and in collecting and analyzing workforce and economic data. Many of these services are provided through DETR's partnership and with the Nevada JobConnect system.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
930 East Corbett
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-882-8520
Address: 930 East Corbett
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-882-8520
Fax: 775-882-7202
Email: mary@ormsbyarc.org
Eligibility: Adult that are intellectually delayed.
Services Provided: Provides assessment of vocational skills, abilities and areas of interest. Assistance with resumes, interviewing and job placement. Job coaching and on-going support as needed for client and employer.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/20/2019
900 East Long Street
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-887-2110
Organization Name: Carson City Health and Human Services
Address: 900 East Long Street
Carson City, NV 89706
Phone: 775-887-2110
Fax: 775-887-2248
Eligibility: Based on income.
Services Provided: Educational opportunities for job interview skills, job searching, and resume building. In collaboration with other agencies offers life skill workshops on financial literacy, nutrition, and job retention.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/26/2018

Elko, NV

618 Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-753-1700
Organization Name: JOIN
Address: 618 Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801
Phone: 775-753-1700
Fax: 775-753-1702
Eligibility: Adults 17 and older with high school diploma or equivalent (can be in process of obtaining).
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides services to prepare each client to become gainfully employed in a skilled occupation to include vocational assessments to determine career interests and aptitudes; career guidance and development of individual training plans; occupation-specific training, and resume development, interview skills and presentation.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Ely, NV

705 Avenue K
Ely, NV 89301
Phone: 775-289-3061
Organization Name: JOIN
Address: 705 Avenue K
Ely, NV 89301
Phone: 775-289-3061
Fax: 775-289-3675
Eligibility: Adults 18 and older with high school diploma or equivalent (can be in process of obtaining).
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides services to prepare each client to become gainfully employed in a skilled occupation to include vocational assessments to determine career interests and aptitudes; career guidance and development of individual training plans; occupation-specific training, and resume development, interview skills and presentation.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Fallon, NV

121 Industrial Way
Fallon, NV 89406
Phone: 775-423-6162
Organization Name: JOIN
Address: 121 Industrial Way
Fallon, NV 89406
Phone: 775-423-6162
Fax: 775-423-0672
Eligibility: Adults 17 and older with high school diploma or equivalent (can be in process of obtaining).
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides services to prepare each client to become gainfully employed in a skilled occupation to include vocational assessments to determine career interests and aptitudes; career guidance and development of individual training plans; occupation-specific training, and resume development, interview skills and presentation.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Fernley, NV

460 West Main Street
Fernley, NV 89408
Phone: 775-575-1222
Organization Name: JOIN
Address: 460 West Main Street
Fernley, NV 89408
Phone: 775-575-1222
Fax: 775-575-0140
Eligibility: Adults 17 and older with high school diploma or equivalent (can be in process of obtaining).
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides services to prepare each client to become gainfully employed in a skilled occupation to include vocational assessments to determine career interests and aptitudes; career guidance and development of individual training plans; occupation-specific training, and resume development, interview skills and presentation.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Henderson, NV

451 East Lake Mead Boulevard
Henderson, NV 89015
Phone: 702-880-4050
Organization Name: Opportunity Village
Address: 451 East Lake Mead Boulevard
Henderson, NV 89015
Phone: 702-880-4050
Fax: 702-258-0652
Email: boswellj@opportunityvillage.org
Eligibility: Individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Offers vocational training in a wide array of job options including packaging, assembly, custodial maintenance, and food service.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/6/2018

Las Vegas, NV

1830 East Sahara Avenue
Suite 103
Las Vegas, NV 89104
Phone: 702-631-7098
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Organization Name: East Valley Family Services
Address: 1830 East Sahara Avenue
Suite 103
Las Vegas, NV 89104
Phone: 702-631-7098
Fax: 702-733-6144
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Email: info@evfs.org
Eligibility: Nevada resident, must be ready, willing, and able to find a job.
Services Provided: Prepares clients for employment by teaching resume writing, job searching, interview skills, proper dress for interview and work, and ethics for job sustainability.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/19/2018
630 South Rancho Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89106
Phone: 702-564-2453
Address: 630 South Rancho Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89106
Phone: 702-564-2453
Fax: 702-527-5353
Email: programs@grantagiftautismfoundation.org
Eligibility: Youth and young adults with autism spectrum disorder
Services Provided: Vocational life preparation transition program. Job readiness and social behavioral skills. Quarterly reports to track individuals progress throughout the program.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019
3016 West Charleston Boulevard
Suite 200
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Phone: 702-486-5230
Organization Name: Nevada Rehabilitation Division
Address: 3016 West Charleston Boulevard
Suite 200
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Phone: 702-486-5230
Eligibility: Ages 14 and older. Documented disability, legally able to work, need services to remove barriers to obtain, maintain or promote in employment.
Services Provided: Comprised of three bureaus, which include Vocational Rehabilitation, Services to the Blind and Visually Impaired, and the Bureau of Disability Adjudication. All of these services are designed to address assessment, training, treatment, and job placement for Nevadans with disabilities. Services are available at other locations through JobConnect call main number for information.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/30/2018
2725 East Desert Inn Road
Suite N-240
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: 702-382-2702
Organization Name: Sierra Nevada Job Corps Center
Address: 2725 East Desert Inn Road
Suite N-240
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: 702-382-2702
Fax: 775-789-1078
Eligibility: Ages 16 to 24, low income, free of court or probation.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes - Elevator to the second floor
Services Provided: Offers vocational training for students, certified training in fifteen different job fields, high school diploma, drivers’ education training, after school activities, residential dorms, and other programs as available.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/14/2019
6300 West Oakey Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-880-4050
Organization Name: Opportunity Village
Address: 6300 West Oakey Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89146
Phone: 702-880-4050
Fax: 702-258-0652
Email: boswellj@opportunityvillage.org
Eligibility: Individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Offers vocational training in a wide array of job options including packaging, assembly, custodial maintenance, and food service.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/6/2018
390 South Decatur Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Phone: 702-880-4050
Organization Name: Opportunity Village
Address: 390 South Decatur Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89102
Phone: 702-880-4050
Fax: 702-258-0652
Email: boswellj@opportunityvillage.org
Eligibility: Individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Offers vocational training in a wide array of job options including packaging, assembly, custodial maintenance, and food service.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/6/2018
6050 South Buffalo Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89113
Phone: 702-880-4050
Organization Name: Opportunity Village
Address: 6050 South Buffalo Drive
Las Vegas, NV 89113
Phone: 702-880-4050
Fax: 702-258-0652
Email: boswellj@opportunityvillage.org
Eligibility: Individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Offers vocational training in a wide array of job options including packaging, assembly, custodial maintenance, and food service.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/6/2018
4760 South Pecos Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: 702-527-5253
Organization Name: Youth Excelling Successfully
Address: 4760 South Pecos Road
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Phone: 702-527-5253
Fax: 702-550-4701
Email: info@youthexcellingsuccessfully.com
Eligibility: Youth.
Services Provided: Provides seminar classes and workshops to teach work skills and training, approximately ten weeks. Partners with local and national businesses, creating new jobs in apprenticeship programs. Informs youth of existing entry level positions and connects with hiring employers.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/19/2018

Lovelock, NV

810 6th Street
Lovelock, NV 89419
Phone: 775-273-2923
Organization Name: Cooperative Extension, University of Nevada Reno
Address: 810 6th Street
Lovelock, NV 89419
Phone: 775-273-2923
Fax: 775-273-7647
Services Provided: Extension office providers a variety of education and research programs in agriculture, youth development and community needs.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019

North Las Vegas, NV

Organization Name: Easter Seals Nevada
Address: 4336 Losee Road
North Las Vegas, NV 89030
Phone: 702-870-7050
Fax: 702-870-7616
Email: info@eastersealsnevada.org
Eligibility: Adults with a disability.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides employment skills training for people with disabilities.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/1/2018
35 West Owens Avenue
North Las Vegas, NV 89030
Phone: 702-701-5374
Organization Name: Salvation Army Southern Nevada
Address: 35 West Owens Avenue
North Las Vegas, NV 89030
Phone: 702-701-5374
Eligibility: Adults ages 18 and older who are physically and mentally able to work.
Services Provided: Offers training and employment services to individuals (Women and Men) who are homeless or low income. Program beds provided.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019
4180 West Craig Road
North Las Vegas, NV 89031
Phone: 702-880-4050
Organization Name: Opportunity Village
Address: 4180 West Craig Road
North Las Vegas, NV 89031
Phone: 702-880-4050
Fax: 702-258-0652
Email: boswellj@opportunityvillage.org
Eligibility: Individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Offers vocational training in a wide array of job options including packaging, assembly, custodial maintenance, and food service.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/6/2018

Pahrump, NV

1020 East Wilson Road
Pahrump, NV 89048
Phone: 775-537-2323
Organization Name: NyE Communities Coalition
Address: 1020 East Wilson Road
Pahrump, NV 89048
Phone: 775-537-2323
Fax: 775-727-9971
Email: tammi@nyecc.org
Eligibility: Adults 18 and older and employers.
Services Provided: Provides employment support and training resources to adult. Including services to remove barriers for job-seekers and provide training for new careers, support employers in hiring and training of their employees.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019
1020 East Wilson Road
Pahrump, NV 89048
Phone: 775-537-2323
Organization Name: Nye Communities Coalition
Address: 1020 East Wilson Road
Pahrump, NV 89048
Phone: 775-537-2323
Fax: 775-727-9971
Email: tammi@nyecc.org
Eligibility: Adults 18 and older and employers.
Services Provided: Provides employment support and training resources to adult. Including services to remove barriers for job-seekers and provide training for new careers, support employers in hiring and training of their employees.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 1/19/2018

Reno, NV

1090 East 8th Street
Reno, NV 89512
Phone: 775-786-6023
Organization Name: Community Services Agency
Address: 1090 East 8th Street
Reno, NV 89512
Phone: 775-786-6023
Fax: 775-786-5743
Email: info@csareno.org
Eligibility: Unemployed/Underemployed.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides comprehensive employment and training services which may include: vocational training, job training expense assistance, resume development, soft skills training, interview preparation, computer classes, job searching, and supportive services to remove barriers.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
4001 South Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-336-4450
Organization Name: JOIN
Address: 4001 South Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-336-4450
Fax: 775-336-4798
Eligibility: Adults 17 and older with high school diploma or equivalent (can be in process of obtaining).
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides services to prepare each client to become gainfully employed in a skilled occupation to include vocational assessments to determine career interests and aptitudes; career guidance and development of individual training plans; occupation-specific training, and resume development, interview skills and presentation.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019
1325 Corporate Boulevard
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-823-8100
Organization Name: Nevada Rehabilitation Division
Address: 1325 Corporate Boulevard
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-823-8100
Eligibility: Ages 14 and older. Documented disability, legally able to work, need services to remove barriers to obtain, maintain or promote in employment.
Services Provided: Comprised of three bureaus, which include Vocational Rehabilitation, Services to the Blind and Visually Impaired, and the Bureau of Disability Adjudication. All of these services are designed to address assessment, training, treatment, and job placement for Nevadans with disabilities. Services are available at other locations through JobConnect call main number for information.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/30/2018
14175 Mt Charleston Street
Reno, NV 89506
Phone: 702-382-2702 x1
Organization Name: Sierra Nevada Job Corps Center
Address: 14175 Mt Charleston Street
Reno, NV 89506
Phone: 702-382-2702 x1
Fax: 702-382-8118
Eligibility: Ages 16 to 24, low income, free of court or probation.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Offers vocational training for students, certified training in fifteen different job fields, high school diploma, drivers’ education training, after school activities, residential dorms, and other programs as available.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 8/14/2019
7000 Dandini Boulevard
Reno, NV 89512
Phone: 775-673-7000
Organization Name: Truckee Meadows Community College
Address: 7000 Dandini Boulevard
Reno, NV 89512
Phone: 775-673-7000
Toll Free Phone: 775-673-7111
Services Provided: Offer various degrees and certification, high school equivalency preparation, ESL classes, literacy programs, citizenship classes, workplace language training, vocational assessment, job search assistance.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
1664 North Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89557
Phone: 775-784-7070
Organization Name: University of Nevada, Reno Cooperative Extension (UNCE)
Address: 1664 North Virginia Street
Reno, NV 89557
Phone: 775-784-7070
Toll Free Phone: 702-223-3130
Fax: 775-784-7079
Services Provided: UNCE is the outreach college of the university that brings you information to solve problems and deal with critical issues. UNCE delivers non-degree, educational programs in these areas: agriculture, children, youth and families, community development, health and nutrition, horticulture, and natural resources.

UNCE has 18 offices to server you, whether you live on a ranch near the remote Rubies or in an urban setting in Las Vegas.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
4955 Energy Way
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-784-4848
Organization Name: University of Nevada, Reno Cooperative Extension
Address: 4955 Energy Way
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-784-4848
Fax: 775-784-4881
Services Provided: Uses University of Nevada, Reno, research to provide resources to families including a 4-H program, an agriculture program, family storyteller, and community development.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/5/2019
3905 Neil Road
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-825-7395
Organization Name: Women and Childrens Center of the Sierra
Address: 3905 Neil Road
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-825-7395
Fax: 775-825-7006
Email: info@waccs.org
Eligibility: Women desiring job assistance and career development to escape poverty.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Offers the Gateway to Success services: job search and readiness and career development for women wanting to navigate their dreams and earn a living wage. Help with interviewing skills, finding employment, budgeting, planning for transportation and child care, help dealing with problems with employment, assisting with growth and development.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019
777 West 2nd Street
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-825-7395
Organization Name: Washoe Innovation High School (Cyesis Program)
Address: 777 West 2nd Street
Reno, NV 89502
Phone: 775-825-7395
Fax: 775-825-7006
Services Provided: Offers high school equivalency classes, ESL classes, anti-poverty education, computer classes, diaper bank, and child care available for classes.
Original Source: Nevada Suggest Providers Queue
Last Updated: 6/5/2019

Sparks, NV

Organization Name: United Cerebral Palsy of Nevada
Address: 740 Freeport Boulevard
Suite 101
Sparks, NV 89431
Phone: 775-322-6555
Eligibility: Individuals with physical and intellectual disabilities; not limited to just Cerebral Palsy.
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: United Cerebral Palsy Team Members participate in independent living skills training; life enrichment programs such as community based recreational and social opportunities, educational and special interest classes, and vocational exploration; as well as vocational training/employment based on each person's needs and assessments.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/19/2019

Tonopah, NV

1 Frankie Street
Tonopah, NV 89049
Phone: 775-482-6561
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Organization Name: Nye Communities Coalition
Address: 1 Frankie Street
Tonopah, NV 89049
Phone: 775-482-6561
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Email: tammi@nyecc.org
Eligibility: Adults 18 and older and employers.
Services Provided: Provides employment support and training resources to adults. Including services to remove barriers for job-seekers and provide training for new careers, support employers in hiring and training of their employees.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 9/6/2018

Winnemucca, NV

657 Anderson Street
Winnemucca, NV 89445
Phone: 775-623-9003
Organization Name: Frontier Community Action Agency
Address: 657 Anderson Street
Winnemucca, NV 89445
Phone: 775-623-9003
Fax: 775-623-1420
Email: fcaa657@gmail.com
Eligibility: Unemployed
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Employment assistance including but limited to: resume building, job searching, referrals to job connect, vocational training, interviewing, and financial literacy.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 3/18/2019
8 East Haskell
Winnemucca, NV 89445
Phone: 775-623-6218
Organization Name: JOIN
Address: 8 East Haskell
Winnemucca, NV 89445
Phone: 775-623-6218
Fax: 775-623-6219
Eligibility: Adults 18 and older with high school diploma or equivalent (can be in process of obtaining).
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Services Provided: Provides services to prepare each client to become gainfully employed in a skilled occupation to include vocational assessments to determine career interests and aptitudes; career guidance and development of individual training plans; occupation-specific training, and resume development, interview skills and presentation.
Original Source: Nevada 2-1-1
Last Updated: 6/6/2019

Nationwide

77 Water Street, Suite 204
New York, NY 10005
Phone: 646-505-1191 x122
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Address: 77 Water Street, Suite 204
New York, NY 10005
Phone: 646-505-1191 x122
Fax: 646-505-1184
Service Categories:
Services Provided: The National Organization on Disability, a private, nonprofit organization is a leading resource for businesses seeking to access the talent pool of nearly 24 million working-age people with disabilities who are not employed.
NOD developed an industry-standard model to help companies recruit, hire, and retain individuals with disabilities by matching their abilities to locally available positions. In the years since, NOD has become a trusted partner to over a dozen leading brands, such as Lowe’s, Kroger, Walmart, Coca Cola, S&P Global, UPS, Starbucks.
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 7/30/2018
100 West 10th Street, Suite 615
Wilmington, DE 19801
Address: 100 West 10th Street, Suite 615
Wilmington, DE 19801
Email: contact.usa@specialisterne.com
Eligibility: autism
Services Provided: Specialisterne is a social business based on the belief that autistic people have extraordinary talents that can be utilized by employers, with the right understanding of how to accommodate and manage people with different personalities and skills, to gain a competitive advantage. Services include: business services, assessment program, pre-employment.
Specialisterne works with a number of community agencies to search, select, assess, onboard and coach autistic people in meaningful jobs.
Provider Profiles: Utah community agency: Columbus Community Center, Salt Lake City

Offices in New York, and California
Original Source: MedHome Portal
Last Updated: 12/18/2017