Contact: Ray O. Worden
Phone: (562) 570-7751
Proposed Award Amount: $300,000
Community Served: Cities of
Project Emphasis: People with disabilities.
Summary Paragraph: This
multi-faceted project will designate and train two Disability Program
Navigators from the disability community, including Goodwill Industries and
Community Rehabilitation Industries. The
third Navigator, presently with the
Partnerships: The Greater Long Beach Workforce Investment Board, the Career Transition Center, Community Rehabilitation Industries, Goodwill Industries of Long Beach & South Bay, Inc., State of California Department of Vocational Rehabilitation, the Disabled Resource Center, Harbor Regional Center, Cal State Long Beach Disabled Student Services, Long Beach City College- Disabled Student Programs & Services, Social Security Administration, ARC Hillside Enterprises, Long Beach Mental Health Center, Albertsons, PRWT Services, Self Help for Hard of Hearing People, the Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific, the State of California Employment Development Department, U.S. Vets, and the Los Angeles County Area on Aging.