Avivo Employment Services
900 20th Ave S, Minneapolis, MN, 55404-2212
Distance: 509 Miles
Information or services to help learn about a new career, identify a good match between your own skills and a career, or advance your own job development through planning, education or hands-on experience
Assessment services include:
* Career Compass: Assists high school students and adults, who are preparing to enter the workforce, determine career direction and educational goals with this three-course program
* Transferable Skills Assessment: Identifies current skills, work experience and strengths, as well as skill sets needed for today's workplace.
* Community Based Assessment / Job Tryout: Evaluates individuals' work, skill potential, productivity, interpersonal skill sets, and ability to perform job duties.
* Corporate Visit / Job Shadow: Provides workplace tours at business locations help individuals learn about company operations and jobs, with opportunities for unique questions and answers.
* Transportation Assessment and Coaching - Helps with assessment and coaching to use public transportation (bus and light rail)
- Assistance with community resources
- Adults with disabilities
- Blind or visually impaired
- Mental health
- People with low income
- Physical disabilities
People with disabilities, new Americans, grant specific entrance requirements, people on public assistance and individuals with barriers to employment
Most individuals do not pay for services on their own, although individuals may choose to self-pay if no other payment source is available.
Payment sources include Vocational Rehabilitation Services, State Services for the Blind, Veterans Administration, county programs or employers.
Other Services or resources
Taxonomy Terms Used: Clicking a taxonomy term from the list below launches a new search.
LF-0100Activities of Daily Living Assessment Definition
Programs that evaluate an individual's capacity for self-care and his or her ability to function independently in the context of everyday living and which, where necessary, may recommend rehabilitative services (e.g., independent living skills instruction), supportive services (e.g., attendant care, personal care or home health care), or an alternative residential setting (e.g., an assisted living center or nursing facility). Activities of daily living include bathing, eating, dressing, mobility, transferring from bed to chair and using the toilet. Most assessments also include instrumental activities of daily living such as using the telephone, taking medication, money management, housework, meal preparation, laundry and grocery shopping. Evaluation services are generally provided for individuals who have physical and/or mental limitations or for people whose age may constitute a temporary (children) or developing (elderly) limitation.
ND-2000.1500Career Development Definition
Programs that help people make appropriate decisions regarding the sequence of occupational roles or work experiences through which they will move during their working lives.
ND-2000.1500-160Career Counseling Definition
Programs that provide information and guidance for people who need to evaluate their aptitude, abilities and interests in order to choose a vocation or career and select the type of training that will enable them to obtain and progress in positions in the public or private sector that are productive and fulfilling.
ND-2000.1500-180Career Exploration Definition
Programs that provide opportunities for people to investigate their occupational interests through simulated job experiences such as role playing; career mentoring, i.e., pairing professionals and people interested in that occupation; and job shadowing, a work-based learning experience that allows a visitor to follow a host during a typical day (or other period of time) observing and asking questions about a particular career. Also included are police explorer programs, fire cadet explorer programs, and other similar groups which provide opportunities for youth who may be interested in pursuing a career in these fields as adults to gain experience in the area.
ND-2000.9000Vocational Assessment Definition
Programs that administer tests which measure an individual's skills, abilities, interests, personality traits and other attributes for success in different occupational areas or specific positions. Also included are programs that allow people to "try out" jobs in the community for short periods of time to determine whether there is a fit and, in the case of people with disabilities, to determine the type of supports the individual might require to succeed if hired for that type of job.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YJ-8750.0025Adults With Disabilities/Health Conditions Definition
Adults who have physical, sensory, developmental, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations, illnesses or injuries that affect their ability to engage in one or more major life activities.
YL-3500.9500Workers With Disabilities Definition
Employed individuals who have physical, sensory, developmental, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations.