Supporting the Skills for Successful Employment
Crossroads Community’s Evidence-Based Supported Employment Program
Crossroads Community’s Evidence-Based Supported Employment Program helps individuals with behavioral health conditions secure successful employment.
Satisfying employment is a key factor in recovery for many people with behavioral health needs. Their unique challenges may make it harder to find and keep a job. This program is designed to develop the skills to obtain and maintain competitive employment in their field of interest.
The Crossroads Community team provides ongoing support by collaborating with an individual’s behavioral health treatment providers to overcome obstacles and succeed in the workplace.
Division of Rehabilitation Services assessment
Assistance completing job applications
Job readiness skills
On-site job coaching, training and ongoing support
Connection to community transportation resources, if needed
Budgeting and financial training
Collaboration with a support team, including the individual’s behavioral health provider, employer and family
Linkage to resources, such as the Department of Labor & Licensing and the Division of Rehabilitation Services
Individualized benefits counseling
Assistance in reporting earned income to Social Security
Integrated employment and behavioral health services
Individuals must be 16 years of age and older, with an Axis 1 behavioral health diagnosis.
Individuals must meet medical necessity criteria.
Individuals must be active in mental health treatment.
Referral forms can be accessed here.
Services are provided in the following counties: Queen Anne's, Kent, Talbot, Caroline & Dorchester.
The Young Adult Program conducts activities at all three Crossroads locations as well as in community settings.
120 Banjo Lane, Centreville, MD 21617
Phone: (410)758-3050 Fax: (410) 758-1223
Kent County Services
937 Gateway Drive, Chestertown, MD 21620
Phone: (410) 778-9200
Dorchester County Services
404 LeCompte Street, Cambridge, MD 21613
Phone: (410) 227-7540