St. Bernards To Host Unique Training Program for Young Adults with Developmental Disabilities

Arkansas

~“In the fall of 2017 St. Bernards Healthcare welcomed 8 interns as part of the St. Bernards Project SEARCH internship program. St. Bernards partners with Arkansas Rehabilitation Services and ACCESS to help participants develop skills for competitive employment. Internships are housed within various departments throughout St. Bernards, including Engineering, Nutritional Services, Fitness Center, just to name a few. Interns take part in three ten-week internships at St. Bernards during the 9-month program. Upon completion of the program, Project SEARCH graduates receive follow-along services to assist them on the job.”

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Partnerships
Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Other
Other: 
  • ACCESS, St. Bernards
Date Enacted: 
01/01/2019
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