VISIONS Program CREST Collaborative

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Contact Information

CREST Collaborative
Contact: Michael Butterworth, Leas Vocational trainer
Email Address: mbutterworth@crestcollaborative.org
Phone: 978-685-3000 x1301

9 Branch St. Methuen Methuen, MA 01844
Area Served: Northeast

Map Location VISIONS Program

Narrative

VISIONS provides both Individual and Group Supported Work Training within local industry and businesses. Vocational Counseling and Job Development are integral program services. VISIONS is staffed by on-site Job Trainers, Training Assistants and a credentialed Counselor.

The VISIONS Program (Vocational, Instructional, and Supported Industrial Opportunities with Natural Supports) provides Supported Employment services to DDS individuals ages 22 and older. It supports and assists individuals with community work placement. It also provides individuals with vocational counseling, vocational interest surveys, vocational training and additional social experiences through a recreation program.

Participants are provided with the opportunity for real-life transitional plans, paid vocational opportunities , skill development/ enhancement, job development and placement.

Service Types

  • Job Skills
  • Job Training
  • Schools - Day
  • Skills Training

Program Type

  • Day/Work Activity
  • Jobs
  • Transition
  • Transportation
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: NA
  • Licensed By: DDS