Launch Vocational Program I and II South Shore Support Services

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Contact Information

South Shore Support Services
Contact: Laurel Hickey, Program Director
Email Address: lhickey@soshoresupport.org
Phone: 781-383-0902

1 Smith Place Cohasset, MA 02025
Area Served: Southeast

Map Location Launch Vocational Program I and II

Narrative

Launch offers:
Group internships:

  • JJ’s Junction/ Dairy Hut, New England Wildlife Center, Holly Hill Farm, Weir River Farm, Cohasset Sports Complex
  • Internships/Competitive Employment:
  • Kennedy’s Country Gardens, Village Greenery, Pat’s Barber Shop, SG&D Insurance, Tedeschi Food Shops

Healthy Living Programs:
Daily Exercise, Scituate Racquet Club, Nutrition lessons, Issues of adulthood and safety, swim class, chair yoga


Continuing Education/College:
Quincy College, UMASS Boston, ICE, Quincy Career Center, Well Spring Hull, S.A.L.S (Self-Advocacy and Leadership) 


Council on Aging Advocacy Program:
Office work, Meal prep, Shopping, Companion visits, Housekeeping, Landscaping, Dog Walking


Social Enterprises:
Music for Hire, Farmers’ Market, 


Business Academics:
Consumer/Money Skills, Workplace Communication Skills, Reading, Writing, Workplace Technology Skills


Travel Training:
Community Exploration, MBTA access


Club Activities:
Game Night,Art Class, Swim Club, Find it out Fridays

South Shore Conservatory group classes

Service Types

  • Case Management
  • Community Based Day Program
  • Day Activity
  • Job Placement
  • Job Seeking
  • Job Skills
  • Job Support
  • Job Training
  • Self-Advocacy
  • Self-Advocacy - Leadership
  • Self-Advocacy - Life Skills
  • Self-Advocacy - Recreation and Leisure
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Day/Work Activity
  • Self-Advocacy Training
  • Transition
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Depression
  • Developmental Disability
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Speech Impairment

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Services at Work

Additional Information

  • Fees: Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: DDS