Community Work Programs

The Arc of Vigo County Community Work Services offers supported-employment services to a targeted population of individuals with disabilities to enable them to obtain and maintain community-based, integrated, competitive jobs in local businesses.

Employment consultants provide on-the-job training to the supported employee and consultation to the employer for the duration of the employment agreement.

Supported-employment was designed for persons with disabilities.

Individuals considered disabled by Vocational Rehabilitation Services, as well as Developmentally Disabled, by the Bureau of Development Disabilities Services. Individuals with Dual Diagnosis.


  • Be 18 years of age
  • Be a resident of Vigo or surrounding area
  • Have not been traditionally competitively employed or have a work history that has been interrupted or intermittent as a result of the disability
  • Have a recent vocational evaluation or documentation from a non-traditional employment setting which indicates the potential for success in supported work setting (i.e. work training, experience/work history from public school)
  • Be medically stable



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