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Welcome to Turning Point!

Looking for a stepping stone post-high school? Turning Point could be the next step for you! We are a program for individuals with disabilities that incorporates technology, group training and community job exploration. Our goal is to increase the employment outcomes and independent living skills for people with disabilities transitioning to adult life. This program runs 9-months and emphasized half the day, paired with work experiences in the community.

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Gain Independence

Gain independence as you transition to adult living. Our goal is to increase the employment outcomes and independent living skills of all participants.

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Make Connections

Develop and practice social interactions and create friendly relationships with peers & professional connections with local employers.

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Community Employment

Obtain paid employment in the community with development and coaching supports. Average Turning Point Participant working over 20hrs per week at graduation!

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Program Focus

Turning Point follows a 9-month learning program that is designed to educate and transition our students from high school to adult living. These lessons focus on skill based learning that is individualized to the class. The program will focus on independent living and community building. Skills learned in the classroom will be directly transferred to employment and gained independence. Below are the lessons that will be featured in 9 months of Turning Point.

Turning Point curriculum- listing work, finances, transportation, relationships, multicultural, solutions, safety, health, nutrition, identity, etiquette, community, transition, independence.