Sociovocational Integration Services (SVI)

Job study/Work Orientation program

Program Objectives

  • To teach vocational skills and work preparation skills to students with mild intellectual disabilities and learning disabilities.
  • To provide students with the opportunity to integrate into competitive employment in the community and to facilitate their transition with continued support.
  • To guide students through the development of an individualized employment plan and to assist them in achieving their employment goals.
  • To encourage students self –determination and to provide them with the environment to optimize their success.

What our program covers

Work skills
  • Career Exploration
  • Vocational Skills Development
  • Work Capacity Evaluation
  • Customized Internships and Job Placements
  • CV Development and Interview Skills
  • Office Skills and Equipment Training
  • Computer Technology Skills
  • Labor Laws and Human Rights
  • Community and Works Safety
  • Supported Employment
Life skills
  • Functional Academics
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Time Management
  • Anxiety and Stress Management
  • Anger Management
  • Health and Nutrition
  • Hygiene and Grooming
  • Independent Living Skills
  • Cooking
  • Cleaning
  • Budgeting
  • Travel Training
Social skills
    • Relationship and Sex Education
    • Communication Skills
    • Conflict Resolution
    • Social Groups
Activities
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Physical Education
  • Book Club
  • Community Uutings
  • Swimming
  • Skating
  • Current Events