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What is Supported Employment?

Supported Employment helps people with developmental disabilities and mental illnesses find and keep meaningful jobs in the community.

Why participate in Supported Employment?

When people feel good about having a job, they often see themselves in a more positive way. Work gives people structure and routines. Having an income gives them more choices about what to buy and where to live.


  • Integrated services
  • Competitive jobs
  • Benefits counseling
  • Timely support
  • Continuous supports
  • Consumer preferences
  • Employment skill training
  • Application and interview assistance


Who is eligible for Supported Employment?

Persons who are currently open to AuSable Valley Community Mental Health Authority and interested in employment.

How to access Supported Employment Services: 

If you are already receiving services with AuSable Valley Community Mental Health Authority: Please speak with your case manager or therapist if you are interested in receiving Supported Employment. 

If you are not a current consumer of AuSable Valley Community Mental Health Authority or for general information regarding Supported Employment services:

Please contact AuSable Valley Community Mental Health Authority Administrative Office at 989-362-8636