JOB COACH: Job Coaches provide training and guidance for individuals in our employment program. They are responsible for modeling and training the job tasks required and involve the individual as much as possible in completing the needed or required tasks. Many times, job tasks require a group of individuals and a Job Coach to complete.
COMMUNITY-INTEGRATED EMPLOYMENT: Often referred to as CIE, this employment type is very similar to Job Coaching services.
RECYCLING PROGRAM: Our facility houses four bailers; with this equipment, we recycle cardboard, paper, plastics and clothing. Our bales are sold to companies that use the material for other uses. This program provides jobs for seven individuals with the assistance of a Job Coach. For any additional questions, please call 918-336-5928 x 109.
SHRED PROGRAM: Our shred program offers a community service in destruction of paper records and the ability of recycling. Many private companies and community citizens utilize our shred service for a competitive fee. This program also provides jobs for 5 individuals with the assistance of a Job Coach. For any additional questions, please call 918-336-5928 x 123.
THRIFT STORE: Our Thrift Store is well known in the Bartlesville community and has existed since the 1950’s when a group of parents used the revenues generated to start our organization. It provides jobs for 29 individuals and 9 Job Coaches. Our Thrift Store provides an environment that allows many different opportunities for individuals to learn job skills. Our intake department is responsible for receiving community donations, we have a large box truck that makes scheduled donation pickups in the community and we process all donations by sorting, pricing and preparing them for store sale. All profits from the Thrift Store are reinvested into our programs. If you would like to schedule a pick up, please call 918-336-5928 X 101.
CERAMIC STUDIO: Our ceramics studio provides an opportunity for community members to come in and select a ceramic item to paint. Several individuals and a Job Coach work in the studio. It is often used for birthday parties, activities and social opportunities. The ceramic studio, which is open to the public is a great place to host a birthday party, fun activity for kids and other social opportunties.” Please give us a call if you would like to book us for your next birthday party, girls night out, or friend fun event! Call 918-336-5928 x 100.
COMPETITIVE EMPLOYMENT: Our Job Coaches also identify ideal jobs for some of our individuals at other community businesses. If an individual we serve is hired by a community employer, the Job Coach will remain on the job with the individual until the individual can complete all job tasks independently. This type of placement is considered competitive employment. If you are interested in hiring one of our individuals to work for your business, please call us and we will be happy to discuss.