Supported Employment

Signature Support Services Society


Description
Offers employment supports for people with disabilities.

Service provides:

  • supports to help people with disabilities find competitive, paid employment
  • supports from a job developer to help the individual become as independent as possible at their job while encouraging the development of natural work place supports

Includes skill development classes on a variety of topics including:

  • interview skills
  • self advocacy
  • rights and responsibilities
  • community awareness
  • healthy lifestyles
  • and more

The job developer's long-term involvement is based on the individual's support needs and continued funding.


Key Provider: job developers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • people with disabilities
  • who have been screened and approved by Disability Services, formerly Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD)
Application Process
Service Access: Professional Referral Required, To access service:
  • a referral from Disability Services is required

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait times vary. Contact for details.


Telephone
780-532-8430
Fax
780-532-5144
Web Site
http://www.signaturesupport.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
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Agency Information
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Last Verified On
October 18, 2023
Address
8702 113 Street
Grande Prairie, AB, T8V 6K5
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 04:30 PM

Support operations are 24/7.