Work is more than just a way to generate income. Work provides us all with a sense of purpose and connects us to our community. For adults with mental illness, work boosts self-esteem and lays the foundation for independence.
Vail Place connects members with employers in the community who are interested in work programs that help them find dedicated, reliable and long-term employees. We help our members with the job seeking process, increasing their chances of successfully finding a rewarding job. Current employment partners including both local and national brands, from TJ Maxx to Kowalski’s Supermarkets.
Employers work with Vail Place in many different ways. Contact us to learn more about our flexible employment programs.
One employment program involves a partnership with a local restaurant, Sea Salt that has lasted for more than 8 years. Our cooperation with Sea Salt began in 2010 with 3 transitional positions and has since blossomed into a robust program offering Vail Place members summer employment as a way to reintroduce them to working and provide work experience.