Employment Support for Workers with Disabilities
225 Friend St, Ste 401, Boston, MA, 02114-1812
Distance: 142 Miles
Program provides training or work experience to individuals with disabilities or impairing health conditions to help them find a job and become economically independent
* Places Americans with disabilities in work-at-home job
* Provides initial skills assessments
* Provides free online training and coaching
* Once you complete online training with a passing grade, you can apply for call center jobs with Amazon, John Hancock, the IRS, AAA/VForce, and our other employer partners. These are customer service jobs you do from home.
* Helps working Americans with disabilities get cash reimbursements for work expenses of up to $12,000 over 3-5 years
* For beneficiaries seeking a job, offers resources to help you find one.
- Adults with disabilities
Those receiving SSI or SSDI disability benefits who are seeking traditional on-site jobs
Assigning a Ticket to Work to this agency is required to access some parts of this service (such as reimbursement for work expenses).
Free to people seeking jobs
Additional benefits come through Ticket to Work program funding for people who assign their Ticket to Work to this agency.
9:00am - 8:00pm, Monday - Thursday; 9:00am - 3:00pm, Friday; 11:00am - 5:00pm, Saturday (Eastern Time)
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
This provider does not offer other services or resources at this location.
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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-3400.8000Special Needs Job Development Definition
Programs that seek out and create job opportunities in various fields for individuals with special needs, limitations and abilities. Activities may include development of jobs that can be done in a home setting; development of markets for crafts and other items produced in the home; and identification of other work projects of benefit to the community that individuals with special needs, limitations and abilities are uniquely qualified to pursue.
ND-3500.3500-420Job Websites Definition
Internet websites that provide information about employment opportunities for job seekers. Some sites may also include general employment and training information, career assessment quizzes, job search tips and other useful information.
ND-6500.3000Home Employment Definition
Programs that provide work that can be done in the home as a source of income for people whose situation, age or physical, mental and/or emotional disabilities prevent them from leaving home; or for people e.g., mothers with young children or website designers, who choose to work in a home setting.
ND-9000Vocational Rehabilitation Definition
Programs that enable individuals with disabilities, people who abuse drugs or alcohol, or people who have emotional problems to obtain the training and employment experiences they need to achieve economic self-sufficiency. Services may include vocational evaluation, work adjustment, work experience, training in marketable skills and placement in competitive employment or a sheltered work environment.
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.
YC-1700Disability Benefit Recipients Definition
Previously employed individuals who have lost their earnings due to a physical or mental impairment severe enough to prevent them from working and who are receiving monthly cash benefits from a public or private source during the period of disability.
YC-8000SSI Recipients Definition
Individuals who are receiving cash grants through the Supplemental Security Income program, a federal income maintenance program with supplemental state funds which is administered by the Social Security Administration for people who are age 65 and older, are blind or have a disability, and have little or no income and assets.
YL-3500.9500Workers With Disabilities Definition
Employed individuals who have physical, sensory, developmental, cognitive, mental or emotional limitations.