Supported Employment

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The Supported Employment Program provides local businesses with skilled and reliable workers while providing employment support for adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities.

We provide employers with dependable, loyal employees by:

  •  Matching the needs of the employer with the skills of the job seeker
  •  Assisting with on the job training
  •  Creating and maintaining a line of communication, ensuring long term success Working in close partnership with local employers providing:
  •  Reliable & Affordable Employment Options
  •  Intern and Training Programs
  •  Volunteer Opportunities

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Community Partners include:

  •  Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce
  •  Chartwell’s @ Mass Maritime Academy
  •  South Shore YMCA
  •  McDonald’s
  •  Verc /Mobil
  •  Stop & Shop
  •  Kohl’s
  •  Life Care Center
  •  The Olive Garden
  •  Kingston Library
  •  Accutrac Services
  •  Colchester Neighborhood Farmjesspatrickllb
  •  Live, Life, Believe
  •  The Fruit Center Marketplace
  • Jordan Hospital
  • Plymouth Pilgrims Baseball
  • Old Colony YMCA
  • Plymouth Medical Group

The Arc of Greater Plymouth has had a very successful relationship with the South Shore YMCA, Hanover since 2002. Starting with just 2 employees from The Arc of Greater Plymouth, the facility now employs 8 individuals from the agency. “The Arc job coaches are attentive to client issues & job responsibilities. The work that The Arc staff perform is essential to our member satisfaction. “
Paul Eastman, Facility Director-South Shore YMCA

taraYMCAphotoThe Arc serves adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities in their quest to become competitively employed within the Greater Plymouth area and surrounding towns. If you would like to know more about our services or are an employer who wants to:

  1.  Save money
  2.  Employ loyal/skilled workers
  3.  Consider internships
  4.  Make a difference

Call The Arc of Greater Plymouth Employment Services Director Stephanie Butler 774-773-9190 ext 19. or email StephanieB@thearcofgp.org