For more information about our employment services or if you have questions, please call 207-324-7955 or email Waban Works.
Are you eligible for Services? WABAN Works serves adults living with a disability including an intellectual disability, brain injury, physical, and autism, psychiatric, emotional or other disability. The individual served must have the proper funding, be interested in working toward and gaining employment but may need some assistance in identifying, finding and/or keeping a job. To be eligible for job development services the individual must be found eligible for services through Bureau of Rehabilitation Services.
How can you be referred or receive services from WABAN Works? Individuals are referred by the Bureau of Rehabilitation Services, the Department of the Blind and Visually Impaired, your Community Case Manager, Individual Support Coordinator, family members or your school system.
How are services paid for? If eligible, The Bureau of Rehabilitation Services pays for job development and time-limited job coaching. The Department of Health and Human Services funds Career Planning through the “Discovering Personal Genius” curriculum as a service under MaineCare. Work Supports are provided through MaineCare and/or the Department of Health and Human Services on-going work support program.
Service Areas: Waban Works meets with individuals receiving services in a variety of locations throughout Southern Maine. Meetings could be scheduled at our 2 convenient locations at 5 Dunaway Drive in Sanford or 102 Pleasant Street in Springvale or at a location of your choosing. Career Planning Services begin at the individual’s home and are provided primarily in community locations.