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Employment & Community Options

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General Agency Information
Name:Employment & Community Options
Address:340 Soquel Ave. Ste. 214
Santa Cruz, CA  95062
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Primary Phone:831-464-6796
Fax Number:831-464-6799
Description:Since our founding in San Diego in 1985, we have focused on providing job and volunteer placement, independent living services and related programs to adults with developmental disabilities.

ELIGIBILITY: we serve as many as 1,600 individuals who contend with obstacles including but not limited to: Autism, Cerebral Palsy, Down Syndrome, Dual Diagnoses, Hearing Impairments, Learning Disabilities, Mental Retardation and Severe Behavioral Disorders. We also serve impoverished seniors who must return to work because they cannot afford to remain retired and live in the community. Referral from San Andreas Regional Center or relevant state funding agencies.

Mission:Employment & Community Options seeks to create and support opportunities for adults with disabilities and disadvantaged seniors in making choice to live, work, and enjoy life in their community with dignity and respect.
Programs:Integrated Employment
Supported Employment
Employment Services
Senior Employment Services
Independent Living Services
Autism Services
Languages other than English:Can Arrange for Others
Accommodations for Disabled:Call for Information
Public Transportation:Call for information
Eligibility:Developmentally Disabled
See Description Notes
Fees:Call for Information
Areas Served:Santa Cruz County
Funding Source:State Government
Subject Headings
Cerebral Palsy
Developmental Disabilities
Down Syndrome
Hearing Impairments
Independent Living Skills Instruction
Job Search/Placement
Learning Disabilities
Older Adults
Volunteer Recruitment/Placement
This record last modified August 14, 2014

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