Promising Practices Transition Sites
Hamilton 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
CareerSource - North Florida
1558 Ohio Avenue South, Live Oak, Fl 32064
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 - Unit 05CA
Jennifer McCarroll, Supervisor | firstname.lastname@example.org
Allison Gill, Area Supervisor | email@example.com
Works with people who have physical or mental disabilities prepare for, gain, or retain employment and find meaningful careers
Job Corps - Gainesville
5301 NE 40th Terrace, Gainesville, FL 32609
Provide comprehensive residential education and job training for youth ages 16 through 24; the upper age limit may be waived for applicants with disabilities. Training accommodations are available. Students are usually matched with programs in their interest areas and near their residences.
Work Incentives Planning & Assistance (WIPA)
Information available through the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation
Works with people with disabilities on Social Security Act benefits, eligibility and planning, work incentives, career development and job placement