Promising Practices Transition Sites
Calhoun County resources related to the transition of students with disabilities are provided in multiple categories in the box to the right. Some resources may be included in more than one category.
Employment Program Resources
Agency for Workforce Innovation - Blountstown
Provides a full array of employment and training related services for job seekers, workers, youth and businesses. May include Disability Program Navigators, Vocational Rehabilitation counselors and Veterans Services on-site.
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Keith Sutton, Marianna Unit 03A
4357 Lafayette Street, Suite 202 Marianna, FL 32446
Phone: (850) 482-9600
Fax: (850) 482-9412
Counties: Calhoun, Holmes, Jackson, Liberty, and Washington
Works with people who have physical or mental disabilities to prepare for, gain, or retain employment and find meaningful careers.
Job Corps Center in Florida
(352) 377-2555 | (800) 733-5627
Provides comprehensive residential education and job training for youth ages 16 through 24; however, the upper age limit can be waived for applicants with disabilities. Corps members with disabilities receive a wide range of accommodations
Work Incentives Planning and Assistance (WIPA) / Community Work Incentive Coordinators (CWICs)
Contracted through Goodwill Industries of North Florida - Jacksonville
(352) 335-1311 | (877) 346-3349
Carmen Sheppard | firstname.lastname@example.org
Arnette Jacobs | email@example.com
Works with people with disabilities on Social Security Act benefits, eligibility and planning; work incentives; career development; and job placement.