Supports Broker service is designed to assist participants successfully direct some or all of their own services and have lives rich in community involvement.
Supported Employment services are direct and indirect services that are provided in a variety of community settings for the purposes of supporting participants in obtaining and sustaining competitive integrated employment.
Competitive integrated employment refers to full or part-time work at minimum wage or higher, with wages and benefits similar to workers without disabilities performing the same work, and fully integrated with coworkers without disabilities.
Supported Employment services include activities such as training and additional supports including worksite orientation, job aide development, coordination of accommodations and ensuring assistive technology that may be needed by the participant to obtain and sustain competitive integrated employment is utilized as specified in the plan.
Supported Employment services consist of three components: career assessment, job finding or development, and job coaching and support.
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