Organizational Address: 121 Railroad St, Keene, NH 03431
Contact Person: Sheila Mahon
Contact Person Phone Number: 603-352-1304
Contact Person Email Address: Sheila@mds-nh.org
Name or Title of ACRE Training: Creating Successful Employment Outcomes
Description of ACRE Training Program: The training is a combination of in-person and online training for individuals who are providing job development and job supports to individuals with disabilities.
There are 2 online sections; Laws & History, and Benefits and 6 in person training days.
The training is interactive and covers a variety of topics including; learning about the job seeker, networking, talking to employers, job development, job coaching, teaching job skills through systematic instruction, and behavioral supports. The training uses an adult learning approach where participants have the opportunity to learn new skills, practice those skills through fieldwork and receive feedback.
Basic Level or Professional Level: Basic
Where training is available (if only in specific state(s), or if training can come to any state) Primarily in NH but will consider MA, VT or Maine
Names of Trainers: Sheila Mahon, Bethany Bilodeau, Tracey Frye, Nicole Newell, Jim Hinson