Promising Practices Transition Sites
Nassau 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
Division of Vocational Rehabilitation Unit 08C and Unit 08G
Danielle Mata, Unit 08C Supervisor | firstname.lastname@example.org
7451 103rd St., Suite 11, Jacksonville, FL 32210-6788
Lavonne Gilley-Williams, Unit 08G Supervisor | email@example.com
2255 Dunn Ave., Suite 609, Jacksonville, FL 32218-4742
Works with people who have physical or mental disabilities to prepare for, gain, or retain employment and find meaningful careers.
Job Corps Centers - Jacksonville
4811 Payne Stewart Dr, Jacksonville, FL, 32209-9208
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.
CareerSource - Northeast Florida
(904) 432-0009 ext. 2660
96042 Lofton Square Court, Yulee, Fl 32097
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.