TotalLink currently holds a Supported Employment contract with the Illinois Department of Human Services Division of Rehabilitation Services (DRS), working with the Arlington Heights, Waukegan, and Hiawatha offices. This contract enables TotalLink to provide young adults with the most complex support needs access to customized employment. TotalLink helps young adults and families determine the level of need for supported employment in order to make appropriate referrals to DRS. Transition age youth may be eligible to receive supported employment through DRS six months prior to graduation to insure continuity of services after graduation.
Watch Annie's employment success story.
She secures two jobs through partnering with TotalLink, DRS and her family.