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Happy Cares Of WA Clients
“Change is the only constant in life.
— HERACLITUS, GREEK PHILOSOPHER

Cares of WA offers services designed to help you prepare for, get and keep a job. The services you receive are tailored to your individual needs and unique circumstances and are designed to help you succeed. 


Programs

Cares does not list employment opportunities on its website. If you don’t find the information you need, please contact us and we will assess your situation and develop a plan.

Cares of WA offers services and programs to help individuals with disabilities find and sustain employment develop life skills through the following programs:

  • Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR)
  • Ticket to Work (TTW)
  • Employment & Training (BFET)
  • Developmental Disabilities Division (DDD)
  • Connect for Success (CFS)

Cares does not list employment opportunities on its website. If you don’t find the information you need, please contact us and we will assess your situation and develop a plan.

No-fee services include:

  • Vocational Counseling
  • Job Readiness Training: resume writing, interview skills, application completion, using the internet and other job search resources
  • Skills Assessment
  • Job Placement Assistance
  • Follow-Up Support
  • Resource Materials
  • Job Accommodation Advice
  • Education Counseling
  • Independent Living (IL)

Vocational Counseling

Coaching and guidance is provided through a one-on-one relationship between you and a job coach. Your coach helps you make good decisions and supports your progress throughout the process. 

Job-Readiness Training

  • Assistance completing applications, developing a resume, and practicing interview skills
  • Conducting a job search
  • Mastering the specific skills of your job

Independent living services

Independent living services help you learn how to manage disability issues that get in the way of work. Independent living services may include:

  • Skills to live independently, such as following a schedule, managing a daily routine, and time management

  • Money management skills
  • Learning how to get around in the community using public transportation

If you have any questions or need more information, please contact us! If you need assistance to contact, such as an interpreter or translator, or if you need information in another format, explain your needs when you contact us so that we can be ready to help.


*In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, political beliefs, or disability. To file a complaint of discrimination, write USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410 or call (800) 795-3272 (voice) or (202) 720-6382 ( TTY). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.