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DSD eList announcement

Date: Feb. 2, 2018
To
: People with disabilities, family members or self-directed support staff
From
: DHS Disability Services Division
Purpose:
To announce free employment training made possible through funds from Disability Services Division
Effective
: Immediately
Contact
: Kelly Bosch at kbosch@cipmn.org or 612-353-4595, ext. 101

Free skills- and interest-based employment training opportunity

The Department of Human Services invites people with disabilities, their families and support staff to participate in a free two-part employment training on April 7 and 21, 2018. We encourage participants to register early because space is limited.

The training, Discovering Personal Genius, teaches a community-based employment strategy. The goal of the training is to help people find fulfilling jobs that lead to career advancement.

This free training is made possible through funds from the Disability Services Division.

Dates

  • • April 7, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • • April 21, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Lunch will be provided both days.

    Location

    Both days of the training will take place at:

    Community Involvement Programs

    2300 Kennedy St. NE, Suite 140

    Minneapolis, MN 55413

    Training topics

    This hands-on training will highlight the ways a person can find employment based on his or her skills and interests.

    In the training, you will:

  • • Review customized employment (employment focused on a person’s individual strengths, needs and interests)
  • • Learn about the steps and stages of Discovering Personal Genius
  • • Explore your own work interests and discover career paths with vocational themes (culinary theme, customer service theme, etc.)
  • • Learn how the discovery process can lead to a job
  • The skills you will learn in this training can be used at work and home. For more information about Discovering Personal Genius, visit the instructor’s website.

    Registration

    To register, email Kelly Bosch at kbosch@cipmn.org.

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