AHRC NYC can help you be ready.
AHRC New York City has a long-standing tradition of supporting people with disabilities as they prepare for employment. We provide a variety of programs across New York City that harness each person’s existing talents and skills, and teach new skills to empower them to be successful in the workplace.
School to Work Program
In collaboration with the New York City Department of Education, AHRC New York City helps individuals in special education classes to smoothly transition from school into AHRC NYC employment programs.
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Daily Job Readiness
AHRC NYC specializes in preparing individuals for employment by ensuring that the necessary clinical and support linkages are established and maintained.
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Job Connection Center Clubhouse
Our Job Connection Center, (JCC,) is an innovative program that helps prepare people that are dually diagnosed, (have a mental health diagnosis and developmental disability,) for the demands of employment.
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Employment Training Program
This inclusive opportunity allows people with disabilities to seek and maintain long-term employment in the community through an internship that matches their skills and interests.
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Pathway to Employment
Within the course of one year, we assist in creating career plans that match the skills and interests of each person. By providing work experiences that advance each person’s strengths and skills, we assist people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to create an individualized career plan that will lead to gainful employment.
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We support a person’s transition from school age to adulthood with job skills training through strategically designed internships. Project Search is a one-year, school-to-work high school transition program that takes place entirely at the workplace.
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Gain proficiency in today’s most widely used office computer applications through our 12-week program (based in Staten Island) that teaches vital computer skills to individuals with a documented disability. Prepare you for the changing work environment. This program includes instruction on basic and advanced skills in a variety of widely used applications, such as Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and more. Gain proficiency in today’s most widely used office computer applications. Receive individualized job development and job placement services.
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Further your career through our employment training programs, funded by the NYC Department of Youth and Community Development, (DYCD) Workforce Connect.
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