Eligibility requirements for potential clients:
Have a developmental disability
Be at least 18 years of age, and be a resident of Cabarrus, Rowan, Davie, Stanley or Union County
Be ambulatory and possess self-help skills in eating and toileting, and reasonable accommodations
Be screened by Cardinal Innovations Healthcare Solutions
Have a current medical and psychological report, as well as documentation indicating guardianship
Be willing to participate
A Day at Rowan Vocational Opportunities:
- 8:30 a.m.: Clients clock in and report to department for training
- Mid-Day: Clients eat packed lunches (vending machines and microwaves are available)
- Afternoon: Clients return to departments for additional training
- 3:30 p.m.: Clients depart workshop to return home
Each client has the opportunity to earn a bi-weekly paycheck.
Each client's support team assists the client in choosing the program which best meets his/her needs. Program options are discussed during the intake process.