The Hand Crafter has a well equipped and fully staffed wood shop. Program participants are given tasks that are assessed to be compatible with their skill and ability level, and efforts are made to further develop those skills. Standard products and special orders are manufactured, and those program participants seeking job training in this area are involved in the products produced.
Our Seniors program keeps in mind the challenges of living with disabilities, while focusing on providing fun and meaningful activities, projects, day trips, and community opportunities.
“Take Care Cleaning” and yard care
Provides supported employment opportunities for program participants, where after demonstrating appropriate skills, participants are able to be hired to work out in the community, and assist with various contracted job opportunities.
Volunteer work and supported employment
Staff work with various businesses in the area to develop volunteer and paid employment opportunities for program participants on an individual basis. Interests and abilities are assessed, and opportunities are pursued, with varying degrees of staff support to ensure a meaningful work experience.