Archways, The Arc of Greater Plymouth’s newly named employment division, rang in 2015 with the purchase of their own bakery in Carver, Ma. Activities are humming with interviews for a pastry chef/manager, job coach recruitment, task force meetings to plan product line and business plan and the cleaning and organizing and restocking that will need to happen before a proposed opening on Memorial Day.
Our new Community Based Day Supports is up , running and licensed . Some of the individual goals of those in the program include taking on new volunteer positions, practicing healthy food preparation, join a gym, money management, photographing historical buildings and other community activities of choice.
Our annual coat drive , which ended January 31st, has well exceeded past years and we have been able to include 3 area churches along with the coalition for the homeless to fill the need in the community,
Four individuals are taking part in a paid internship at TJMax with at least one job offer possible at the end of their 12 weeks.