Transitions to Work Jewish Vocational Service

Transitions to Work Jewish Vocational Service

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Contact Information

Jewish Vocational Service
Contact: Doreen Treacy, Vice President of Career Services
Email Address: MKulenovic@jvs-boston.org
Phone: 617-399-3241

75 Federal Street Boston, MA 02110
Area Served: Boston

Map Location Transitions to Work

Narrative

Transitions to Work provides an extensive training and internship program that enables young adults with a disabilities to deveolop the skills needed for employment.  Once participants complete the training and internship, the program places them in jobs that provide earnings and a sense of purpose.  This model creates strong collaborations with employers to raise awareness about inclusive hiring practices and to engage corporate partners to consider young adults with disabilities as qualified, committed candidates for appropriate employment opportunities.

Transitions to Work offers seven training sessions annually at employer training partner sites. These sites include CVS, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston Children’s Hospital, Whole Foods, and NewBridge On the Charles. Transitions to Work is a collaboration between the CJP, JVS, and the Ruderman Family Foundation.

Elevators, Accessible Parking, Accessible Restrooms, Near Public Transportation, Able to serve clients in their wheelchair , Accessible Public Transportation, Services at Work Jewish Vocational Service 14 - 18, 19 – 22, 23 – 59 Boston Doreen Treacy MKulenovic@jvs-boston.org 617-399-3241 12630 Transitions to Work Vocational 1) Boston Community Based Day Program, Job Training, Skills Training 75 Federal Street Vice President of Career Services https://www.jvs-boston.org/disability-employment-transitions-work/transitions-to-work/ 02110 Free Service Aphasia, Asperger's Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder/Hyper Activity Disorder, Autism Spectrum, Blind, Brain/Head Injury, Cerebral Palsy, Deaf, Depression, Developmental Disability, Epilepsy/seizure Disorder, Intellectual Disabilities, Language Impairment, Learning Disabilities, Mental Illness, Multiple Disability, Nonverbal Communication, Physical Disabilities, Speech Impairment, Visual Impairment Local Area Vice President of Career Services ALLSTON, BACK BAY, BEACON HILL/WEST END, BOSTON, BROOKLINE, CAMBRIDGE, CHARLESTOWN, CHESTNUT HILL, CHINATOWN, COLUMBIA POINT, DORCHESTER, EAST BOSTON, HYDE PARK, JAMAICA PLAIN, MATTAPAN, NORTH END, ROXBURY, SOMERVILLE, SOUTH BOSTON, SOUTH END, WEST ROXBURY

Service Types

  • Community Based Day Program
  • Job Training
  • Skills Training

Program Type

  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Aphasia
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Blind
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Deaf
  • Depression
  • Developmental Disability
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Language Impairment
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Multiple Disability
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Speech Impairment
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Services at Work

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service
  • Licensed By: DDS