District Resources

Taylor 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, One-Stop Center - Madison  
(850) ) 973-9675 | (866) 367-4758
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.

Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) - Units 05B & 05C
Suzanne Bradley, 05B Supervisor | suzanne.bradley@vr.fldoe.org
Shakelia Epps 05C Supervisor 
(850) 245-3440
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 | csheppard@goodwilljax.org
Arnette Jacobs | ajacobs@goodwilljax.org
Works with people with disabilities on Social Security Act benefits, eligibility and planning; work incentives; career development; and job placement

Florida District Map
Northwest Florida - Yellow Region - 1