Beechwood Continuing Care, Buffalo
At its beautiful location, Beechwood Continuing Care provides a classroom for the participating interns along with employees who serve as professional mentors. The team consists of a teacher, teacher’s aide, and two job coaches to meet the educational and training needs of the interns. Job placement is the goal of Project SEARCH®. The team helps each intern define career goals.
Typical Daily Schedule
Project SEARCH operates Monday - Friday, 8:15 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Interns attend morning employability skills classes at Beechwood. Lessons are based on daily living skills like finances, nutrition, and resume writing. Interns then participate in 3 unpaid job rotations throughout Beechwood, each for 10 - 12 weeks.
Mobility (transportation) training is scheduled monthly as part of the program.
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