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Work Opportunity Center

WOC for Individuals

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The Work Opportunity Center (WOC) offers a wide variety of opportunities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Work Adjustment Training
This training assists individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities to develop the vocational skills and social behaviors necessary for successful employment. Areas of concern that are identified in the vocational evaluation are addressed through counseling and vocational training as well as additional job samplings.

Extended Employment
This service provides ongoing support to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The staff assists individuals in maximizing their earnings and offer individual habilitation plans in an effort to foster independence and enhance self-esteem.

Additional Opportunities Available:

  • Individual Job Skills Training
  • Job Clubs I & II
  • Interview Training
  • Self-Advocacy Groups
  • Job Sampling
  • In-House Work Experience
  • Referrals to The Arc’s Employment Services
  • Dental Services
  • Vision Screenings
  • Podiatrist Services

Contact Information

Michael Mirasola, MA
Director of Vocational Services 
395 Warburton Place , Long Branch NJ 07740
(732) 229-4414 ext 208