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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.

Services Provided:

  • Division of Rehabilitation Services assessment

  • Assistance completing job applications

  • Job readiness skills

  • Resume writing

  • 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


Eligibility

  • 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.

Locations

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.

 

Administrative Offices & Queen Anne’s County Program Services

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

 

Our Impact This Fiscal Year (July 1, 2016-June 30, 2017)

  • Individuals Served

    327

  • Volunteer Hours

    627

  • Grants & Contributions

    $74791

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