Mar
26
to Apr 5

2019 Job Shadow Days in Walterboro

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Vocational Rehabilitation Walterboro is hosting Job Shadow Days on the following days:

  • March 26, 2019, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

  • March 29, 2019, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

  • April 5, 2019, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

at our office located at 919 Thunderbolt Drive, Walterboro, SC 29488.

Consumers will go out into the community and participate in job shadows to learn more about the jobs they are interested in. The goal is for consumers to have a better understanding of the duties and tasks associated with their career of interest.

Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by Thursday, February 7th.

For more information, contact Lynn L. Marcom at (843) 538-3116.

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Apr
23
6:00 PM18:00

Community Resource Night in Columbia

At this event, the community partners will have their tables set up and their families will be open to the public.

More than 40 community partners will have information tables set up, and will be ready to meet with high school students and their families.

This event is open to the public. Refreshments will be provided.

For more information, contact VR Columbia at (803) 782-4239.

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Mar
21
10:00 AM10:00

Darlington Area Career Fair

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Employers from the community will be present to offer information, answer questions and take applications.

The goal of this event is to provide consumers with opportunities to learn about a range of possible jobs and gain information from different employers on their companies, available positions and application processes.

Please RSVP by Wednesday, Friday, March 8th. Lunch will be provided.

For more information, contact Jack Swann at 843-479-8318.

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Mar
12
6:00 PM18:00

Parent/Student Night in Gaffney

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Local businesses and college vendors to provide students with information.

Local businesses and college vendors to will provide students with information. The goal of this event is to increase referrals and provide a smoother transition from high school to work or college.

Please RSVP by Tuesday, March 5th. Dinner will be provided.

For more information, contact Alva Young at 864-489-3306

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Feb
28
9:00 AM09:00

Student Job Fair in Conway

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At this event, the students from all Horry County High Schools will get the opportunity to hear from businesses in the community on what they look for in employees and what it takes to succeed in the workplace.

Please RSVP by Thursday, February 21st. Light refreshments will be provided.

For more information, contact Courtney McCulloch, Amanda Butler or Michelle Hudson at 843-248-2235 .

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Feb
21
6:00 PM18:00

College Prep-Palooza in Columbia

This event is for college-bound high school juniors and seniors, and their parents, seeking information related to college preparation, financial aid, the college admissions processes and scholarships.

Light refreshments will be served. Guests welcome. Please RSVP by Thursday, February 14th.

For more information, contact Jessica Pooser at (803) 782-4239.

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Feb
21
4:00 PM16:00

Business Outreach Reception in Orangeburg

Speakers from the fields of education, vocational rehabilitation, and developmental disability and special needs will be presenting.

The goal will be to establish contacts with local employers and businesses within Bamberg County in order to increase work and training opportunities for student through internship programs, work experience opportunities, job tryouts and job shadowing.

Refreshments will be served. Please RSVP by Friday, February 8th.

For more information, contact Kitty Bamberg at 803-534-4939.

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Jan
30
10:00 AM10:00

Business Service Expo & Project SEARCH Event in Columbia

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The goal of this event is to host representatives from various hotels and businesses to expose them to Project SEARCH and Vocational Rehabilitation Business Services.

Please RSVP by Tuesday, January 22nd. Snacks will be provided.

For more information, contact Karren Hill Gordon at (803) 782-4239.

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Nov
8
11:30 AM11:30

Lyman Open House and Veterans Appreciation Luncheon

Vocational Rehabilitation Lyman is having an Open House and Veterans Appreciation Luncheon on Thursday, November 8th from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm, at 180 Groce Road, Lyman, SC 29365. 

Consumer achievements will be highlighted, along with outstanding business partnerships, and our local veterans will be recognized.

Guests welcome. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by Friday, November 2nd.

For more information, contact Jennie Thomas at 864-249-8030, or use the email form below.

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Oct
30
12:00 PM12:00

Greenville Mental Health Accute Staff Training

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The goal of this event is to educate Greenville Mental Health Accute Staff on the collaboration between IPS and Vocational Rehabilitation, the IPS program and changes and the referral process to help increase the number of referrals to the IPS program and continue to use "zero exclusion" when working with the mentally ill.

Attendance is by invitation only. Please RSVP by Friday, September 28th. Lunch will be provided.

For more information, contact Laura Best at (864) 361-3300.

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Oct
26
10:00 AM10:00

College and Industry Tour in Lyman

Consumers who are current or recent graduates of high school will participate in a tour of Limestone Community College, Nestle and Freightliner to learn more about local employers and training opportunities.

Please RSVP by Tuesday, October 23rd. Lunch will be provided.

For more information, contact Iyonia Simmons at (864) 249-8038.

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Oct
18
10:00 AM10:00

Mad City Money Event

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This event will be a financial simulation for high school students.  They will have to create savings and spending plans, visit all the Mad City merchants, make purchases and balance accounts.

Attendance is by invitation only. Please RSVP by Friday, October 5th. Lunch will be provided.

For more information, contact Levette Segars or Jimmy Bennett at (843) 479-8318.

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Oct
4
9:30 AM09:30

Mayor's Committee Annual Awareness/Advocacy Walk and Roll

In case of inclement weather, all events will be held at SC Vocational Rehabilitation, 353 S. Church Street, Spartanburg, SC.

The goal of this event is to raise awareness in the community regarding people with disabilities to include students, adults, agency, partners, business, and business partners. The conclusion of the Walk and Roll features an advocacy activity with guest speakers and a meal.

For more information, contact Cole Gallman at (864) 585-3693.

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Oct
3
10:00 AM10:00

Kimberly Clark 2018 United Way Campaign

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United Way and Kimberly-Clark have joined forces to focus on two critical issues: giving young women a strong start in leadership and advocacy, and helping people live vibrant, fulfilling lives. Kimberly-Clark was recognized by United Way in 2015 for its consumer engagement in both projects. The company was lauded for leveraging cause marketing efforts to engage consumers and raise awareness about critical issues.

Please RSVP by Friday, September 28th.

For more information, contact Keya Perrin at 803-641-7630.

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Sep
29
11:00 AM11:00

United Way of Aiken County Family Fun Day

There will be games, a bouncy house, an inflatable obstacle course, face painting, and concessions! Please bring a canned good for Golden Harvest Food Bank as admission.

We will be there to inform the public about Vocational Rehabilitation services.

Please RSVP by September 28th.

For more information, contact Keya Perrin at (803) 641-7630.

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Sep
25
2:00 PM14:00

Pain Group Outing in West Columbia

Pain often leads people to reduce involvement in social and recreational activities.  People may feel that they cannot contribute socially as they once could or that they cannot keep up with friends in recreational activities, and so they withdraw.

VR’s Pain Management program aims to reintegrate clients into recreational activities to increase mood, socialization and community involvement.

This event is by invitation only. Please RSVP by Wednesday, September 25th.

For more information, contact Ali Cato at (803) 896-6041.

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Sep
18
10:00 AM10:00

Palmetto Center Preview

NOTICE: This event has been cancelled due to weather conditions.

This event will introduce local business partners to to the South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department's substance abuse treatment center in Florence, SC.

Please RSVP by Wednesday, September 10th.

For more information, contact Eric S. Moore at (803) 896-6506.

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