The Occupational Development Center specializes in providing individuals with disabilities the opportunity to find suitable, sustainable employment within their communities. With specialized programs to fit each individuals choice and needs, ODC is a great fit for those looking to enter or advance their employment skills.
Employment Planning Services
Searching for jobs and creating the perfect resume can be time-consuming and frustrating. ODC’s Employment Planning Services offer individuals the opportunity to make resume building, job seeking and interviewing life-long skills. Contact a division near you today to find out how ODC can assist you as you begin or continuing your career path.
Supported Employment Services
Are you interested in working with businesses in your community? ODC’s Supported Employment Program offers those interested in entering the workforce the option to work with a group or be placed individually at a community business. Supports from ODC are provided as needed.
Organizational Employment Services
ODC offers a variety of different career opportunities at their locations. Individuals can work up to 30 hours a week, receive pay and benefits through ODC. The Organizational Employment Services helps you to meet your work goals, improve your job skills. This program is set up to help you achieve success and be promoted.
- Wood Production
The HTC Program focuses on developing the skills of each individual to achieve independence, productivity and community inclusion. Services throughout the HTC Program include: Work Orientation, Work Activity Training, Community Orientation and Personal Habit Development for Work and Personal Life.
Locations with the HTC Program:
- Grand Rapids
- Thief River Falls
- International Falls
Learn what the admissions criteria is for our employment services (criteria for our HTC Program varies slightly and can be found here).