Brevard Learners Achieving Successful Transition
BLAST is designed to meet the needs of Exceptional Education students who are 18-22 years of age and have met all requirements for a standard high school diploma. BLAST encompasses the four domains of transition: Independent Living, Vocational/Employment, Social/Personal, and Leisure/Recreation. Click here for more information about BLAST.
Learner Empowerment through Agency Partnerships
LEAP is a community-based, nonpaid internship program (4 hours/day, up to 2 days/week) for young adults with disabiltiies, aged 18-22. Students must have met most of their graduation requirements and whose post-school goals include paid employment. An application and interview process is required. Click here for more information about LEAP.
Project SEARCH is a collaborative partnership between Health First, Vocational Rehabilitation, and Brevard Public Schools. Project SEARCH is a one-year nonpaid internship for students with disabilities, aged 18-22, who have deferred their high school diploma and are a client of Vocational Rehabilitation. The program is designed for students who will be seeking competitive employment after one year. Students will participate in four interships throughout the year to explore a variety of career paths within the hospital setting. Applications are available during the second semester of each school year. Click here for more information about Project SEARCH.
Coordination to Community Programs
Community and agency programs may be available for young adults aged 22 and over who have accepted their high school diploma. These programs are designed for individuals who require day services or additional supports in living and work skills training. Click here for more information about Coordination to Community Programs.
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