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Southeastern Minnesota Center For Independent Living (SEMCIL)

Employment Support for Workers with Disabilities

SEMCIL - Winona Office

902 E 2nd St, Ste 277, Winona, MN, 55987

Distance: 954 Miles

(507) 285-1815

Website

https://www.semcil.org/services/independent-living-program

Service Details

Description

Program provides training or work experience to individuals with disabilities or impairing health conditions to help them find a job and become economically independent


Additional Information

The Pre-Employment Program offers an ongoing seven-week program designed to provide individuals with disabilities the skills they need when pursuing employment.


Program focuses on these topics:
* Helping consumers identify skills they offer an employer
* Setting long term and short term goals
* Handling questions concerning disability
* Understanding job descriptions and agency policies
* State and federal work incentives
* Reasonable Accommodations and how to ask for them
* Filling out a job application
* Using resumes, cover letters and thank you letters
* Creating a resume
* Preparing for a job interview
* Practicing mock interviews
* References and volunteering


Features

  • Payment
    • Free / no cost to eligible clients 
  • Specialization
    • Disabilities 

Application Instructions

Complete Independent Living intake form and complete a program application for the seven week training program.


Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Thursday


Area Served

Winona, Houston, Goodhue, and Wabasha counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 285-1815
Toll Free (888) 460-1815

Last Update

8/17/2022

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