City of Rochester
Project SEARCH® at the City of Rochester was launched in September 2010. The project operates in partnership between the Rochester City School District, Arc of Monroe, ACCES-VR, Finger Lakes DDSO, and is coordinated by the Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities.
Interested in Participating?
For questions or more information on the application process, take a look at this brochure or contact:
Colleen Brind 'Amour
Rochester City School District
A Typical Day
||Students Arrive at City Hall
|7:45 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
||Students Depart for Internships
|9:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
||Internships (30 minutes for lunch)
||Students Depart for City Hall
|1:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.
||Afternoon Instruction, Journaling, and Problem Solving
Participants have access to a wide variety of internship options in bureaus and departments throughout City government, including (but not limited to):
- Animal Shelter (Verona St.)
- Building Services
- Bureau of Human Resources Management
- Inspection and Compliance
- Neighborhood Services Centers
- Recreation and Youth Services
- Street Maintenance
- Water Bureau
Meet the Staff
Project SEARCH Instructor
Project SEARCH Teacher Assistant