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Building skills and self-sufficiency through social enterprise

There is no better way to ensure the employment readiness of the people we serve than by first employing them ourselves. These businesses also provide community and business solutions to Greater Cincinnati. Our paid employment training opportunities include:

Construction Training at Building Value

An experienced deconstruction service, we offer on-the-job training, creating a foundational employment experience for second-chance workers and people with disabilities. Participants have the opportunity to learn skilled trades and earn industry-recognized certifications. The materials salvaged from deconstruction sites are sold to the public in the Northside retail center, creating more employment opportunities for people with disabilities and disadvantages.

To learn more about how Building Value can jump-start your career in construction, contact Adriana at 513-386-6841
To learn more about our deconstruction services and receive a quote, contact Building Value.
To find architectural gems for your home, visit our retail store in Northside.

Packaging and Fulfillment Centers

Our packaging, fulfillment and logistic services offer on-the-job training in a safe and supportive environment—a valuable step on the path to employment. Participants are surrounded by peers and trained staff who create an individualized career plan for each individual. Clients praise our teams’ flexibility, fast turnaround, and competitive pricing. Easterseals is proud to help businesses and individuals achieve peak performance.

To discuss working at a packaging and fulfillment center, call Callie at 513-386-6802
To find out how our services can meet your business needs, call Bob at 513-744-2509

Carpentry and Woodworking Training at Building Ability

Building Ability is a carpentry training programs for individuals with disabilities. It provides hands-on training and builds confidence in the people served, who learn to create high-quality furniture, toys, and home décor out of scraps of lumber. Each item sold by Building Ability is built by hand and nuanced by the Builder’s own touch. Crafted by hand. Inspired by heart.

Shop one-of-a-kind gifts online.
To learn how you can train in the Building Ability workshop, contact Callie at 513-386-6802.

Inside Out Art Studio

A supportive studio environment for artists with developmental disabilities. Mediums include glass, clay, painting, mosaics, and other mixed media. Artists receive 50% of sales of their pieces, and the rest supports further programming. Part of a unique partnership with Butler County Board of Developmental Disabilities. www.insideoutstudioart.com

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