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Dec
14
12:00 PM12:00

Anderson Area Veterans Lunch & Learn

The South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department is hosting a Veterans Lunch & Learn on December 14, from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm at its Anderson Area Office, 3001 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Anderson, SC 29625. 

Learn about veteran services available to you through Vocational Rehabilitation, network with VR staff and fellow veterans, speak with representatives from community resource agencies about other benefits available to you, and tour our VR facility.

All veterans welcome. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by Monday, November 13.

For more information, contact Renee Murdock at 864-224-6391.

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Sep
22
9:00 AM09:00

Anderson Area Educators Breakfast

This is an annual event for school districts, administration, guidance counselors, teachers, and area agencies to discuss Vocational Rehabilitation and Bryant Center evaluation services, and discuss future transition events. 

Snacks will be provided. Please RSVP by Friday, September 8th. 

For more information, contact Suzanne Knight by phone at 864-224-6391. 

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Aug
9
9:00 AM09:00

Water Treatment Plant Tour

The Anderson VR team will transport students to and from the Anderson Water Treatment Center to tour the facilities and gain exposure to what careers are available in this industry.

Attendance is by invitation only. Please RSVP by Thursday, July 27th.

For more information, contact Berdina Hill by phone at 864-224-6391. 

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Jul
26
8:40 AM08:40

Happy Cow Creamery Tour

Students will arrive at the Anderson VR office and board the van to Happy Cow Creamery. During the tour, they will learn what it takes to operate a successful farm business, how dairy products are made, and what types of careers exist in farming industries. Everyone will arrive back at the Anderson VR office for lunch, discussion and dismissal.

Attendance is by invitation only. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by Thursday, July 13th.

For more information, contact Berdina Hill by phone at 864-344-0790. 

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Jul
20
10:00 AM10:00

What's My Next Step?

Students will learn about options to further their education via Adult Ed and Tri-County Tech, as well as how to effectively budget their money. In addition, they will learn socialization skills during lunch, and participate in activities to utilize those skills.

Attendance is by invitation only. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by Monday, July 10th.

For more information, contact Marian Smith by phone at 864-224-6391.

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Jun
13
10:00 AM10:00

What's the Next Step?

This event is for non-diploma students who recently graduated or dropped out. The purpose is to help them learn about the next steps after high school such as obtaining their GED, continuing in their education, quick job certifications and budgeting skills. We want to provide encouragement through activities and icebreakers on how to apply information learned.

Guest speakers from Anderson County Adult Education, Tri-County Tech and TD bank will be on hand.

Attendance for this event is by invitation only. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by Tuesday, June 6th.

For more information, contact Berdina Hill by phone at 864-224-6391

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Jun
2
9:00 AM09:00

Youth Services Meeting

This event will focus on making plans with all job coaches and all school districts for students who will be working in the training center this summer, as well as students who will be coming to the training center from the schools during the 2017-2018 school year.

Attendance is by invitation only. Food will be provided. Please RSVP by Tuesday, May 30th.

For more information, contact Renee Murdock by phone at 864-224-6391.

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May
2
11:30 AM11:30

AASHRM Meeting

  • Anderson Walgreens Distribution Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Information on the VR/Walgreens partnership will be provided to area HR Managers, including the benefits Walgreens has seen from hiring job-ready people with disabilities. Information on other services, such as job retention, and training partnerships will  also be shared.

This event is by invitation only. Lunch will be provided.

For more information, contact Dawn Hamelin by phone at 864-585-3693 or by email at dhamlin@scvrd.net.

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Mar
21
9:00 AM09:00

2017 WorkLink Job Fair

  • Tri-County Technical College Student Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department's Anderson Area and Oconee-Pickens Area Offices will have a table at the 2017 WorkLink Job Fair on Tuesday, March 21, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Tri-County Technical College Student Center (7900 Hwy 76, Pendleton, SC).

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Anderson Area Bounce Back Event
Nov
15
9:00 AM09:00

Anderson Area Bounce Back Event

  • Vocational Rehabilitation, Anderson Area Office & Work Training Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department's Anderson Area Office & Work Training Center will host a Bounce Back Event to help VR clients with background issues receive valuable information from various speakers, including Tri-County Technical College, SC Works, various employers and more.

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