Project SEARCH Mission


High school and adult transition that works! 


The Approach

  • Total workplace immersion
  • Transformational organization collaboration
  • Focus on employment in complex, systematic jobs as the measure of success


The Inputs

  • Skills training. Provide real work experience through internships to acquire competitive work and employment skills.
  • Employment. Help interns find and secure a real job.
  • Follow-along. Support graduates on the job and help them advance where possible.


The Outcome

Helping people with intellectual and developmental disabilities find and keep meaningful, competitive, and integrated employment.