Vocational Non-Core Rehabilitation Services
Easterseals offers services for the whole person. Although individuals seek out Easterseals Southern Georgia for help with employment problems, significant issues in other life areas often negatively affect employability. Certain non-core services have proven valuable in the pursuit of employability and employment independence.
- One of the barriers to transportation independence is often a lack of driver's license. Easterseals Southern Georgia provides classroom training. The fee-sponsored service is paid for by the DOL Rehabilitation Services.
Literacy and GED Services:
- Another significant barrier to gainful employment is poor literacy skills and lack of high school diploma or GED. Easterseals provides instruction and time off from work to facilitate workers improving skills. Obtainment of the GED is one goal of the literacy training effort.