District Resources

Gilchrist 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 Florida Crown - Old Town Office  
(352) 542-0330
25811 SE Highway 19, Old Town, Fl 32680
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 - Old Town Unit 07AA  
Kasandra Knopp, Private Lead - Supervisor |
(352) 542-0027
25821 SE 19 Highway, Old Town, FL 32680
Works with people who have physical or mental disabilities to prepare for, gain or retain employment and find meaningful careers

Job Corps Centers - Gainesville 
(352) 377-2555
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

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