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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 311, Winona, MN, 55987

Distance: 1038 Miles

(507) 452-5490

Website

https://www.semcil.org/independent-living/pre-employment-services

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


The Southeastern Minnesota Center for Independent Living (SEMCIL) believes that people with disabilities of all ages (including older adults) have the right to equal opportunity, access and choice and the same freedom for self-direction in everyday life as other members of their communities.


Features

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

Application Instructions

Call Southeastern Minnesota Center for Independent Living (SEMCIL) Independent Living Services, complete Independent Living intake form and complete a program application.


Business Hours

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


Area Served

Winona, Houston, Goodhue, and Wabasha Counties


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (507) 452-5490
FAX (507) 454-4226
Toll Free (888) 452-5490

Last Update

8/19/2019

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