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Supported Employment (Care Plus NJ)

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Supported Employment (Care Plus NJ)

Supported Employment helps those who live with mental illness  locate, acquire and keep full or part-time jobs in their community. We provide a wide variety of individualized supports and career planning – an excellent match for individuals who have a strong  desire and commitment to work.

Supported Employment mutually assists those with a persistent mental illness find and keep employment that best fits their needs. Supported Employment is not a job placement agency. Instead, Supported Employment encourages active participation throughout the career exploration and job search process. Jobs are developed with the individual’s needs, goals and employment  preferences in mind. 

Program Goals:

Assist the participant to actively develop effective employability skills, provide assistance in finding the right job and  help to maintain employment in the most satisfying environment.

Specialized Services:

  • Individual Employment Supports
  • Career Guidance
  • Job Skills
  • Interview Preparation
  • Resume Development
  • Benefits Counseling
  • Job Maintenance Support
Age Groups
  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Seniors
Community Services
Employment / Training
Family & Support Services
Health Services
Behavioral / Mental Health
Crisis / Safety
Payment Options
  • Free
  • System of Care (CSOCI Medicaid / FlexFunds)

Last Updated: 05/16/24