TradeWinds Work Solutions program provides quality individualized services to adults 18 and over with differing abilities to prepare for, obtain and retain employment. Work Solutions also provides community businesses “employment solutions”.
Adult individuals with differing abilities are provided with comprehensive and coordinated services based upon his/her career interests, abilities and goals. Included in the Work Solutions program are a number paths that can move a participant toward gainful employment:
Services are provided daily Monday through Friday at TradeWinds main facility in Gary between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM, and also in and around the community. Follow-along coaches also visit the individual at his/her place of business in the evenings and on weekends, whenever their work hours are scheduled.
To qualify for TradeWinds Work Solutions an individual must be referred by Vocational Rehabilitation Services (VRS) or other referring agencies with appropriate funding sources. Once the referral is received TradeWinds’ Employment Services department will begin the process of initiating services with the selected individual.
If you feel that you or someone you know one would benefit from TradeWinds’ Work Solutions program, please call Admissions at 219-945-0100 ext.332 and we will guide you through the steps to get started.