Employer Resources

Through the agency’s Work Tech program, Community Support Services is dedicated to helping persons with mental illnesses find and retain employment in our community.

How Can Employment Services Benefit You?

  • Introduce you to quality applicants meeting your job requirements
  • Ongoing support services
  • Federal tax credits for employing persons with disabilities
  • Increased workforce diversity
  • No cost / fee for the employer
  • Partnership Between Employer and Employment Services

How We Helped Last Year?

  • 109 Consumers entered Supported Employment 
  • 198 Consumers were served in Suppported Employment
  • 113 Consumers were placed in Competitive Employment
  • Average Hourly Wage - $10.29/hour
  • Average Weekly Hours – 26 Hours

Testimonials from Employers

"The House of the Lord has enjoyed a tremendous working relationship with the Work Tech program at Community Support Services. The staff have always been professional and the workers have been hard working and dependable."

- Daniel Bell, The House of the Lord

"Work Tech and its outstanding staff are appreciative and considerate when dealing with Choices, A Social Community Center, Inc. We have had a rewarding and beneficial relationship. Honestly, the only problem we have ever had was not having enough openings to hire Work Tech’s qualified candidates."

- Sheila White, former Choices Executive Director

To learn more about how your company can benefit from hiring persons with disabilities, please contact Community Support Services, 330-253-9675. Request to speak with a Supported Employment Specialist.