Why is community employment important for people with disabilities? Community employment allows individuals to work in the community they live in, just like everyone else. When we integrate people with disabilities into our workplace, we see an increase in staff and customer moral. Pictured above is Jenni who has been an important team member of the fire department. As they attend calls to save lives, Jenni works hard to make sure the department stays clean for them. She truly is one of the team.
Shawano and Menominee Counties in conjunction with their respective High Schools will be offering a transition fair to students that will be completing high school and looking to enter into the workforce. Numerous vendors will be on hand to talk with students about what is next and offer resources that may assist them with this transition.
Transition Fair will be held on October 8, 2015 at 9:25am at the Menominee College