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Training, Jobs & Supportive Services

Supported Employment

Supported Employment

Helping people be successful in community employment

Goodwill’s Supported Employment Services are all about assisting you in getting a job that is personalized to your interests, strengths and needs. Supported Employment Services provide long-term job coaching support and can assist whenever you have new tasks to learn. Working closely with our dedicated team, you'll develop natural supports in the community and receive assistance if needed to address other issues that could affect your work or personal life.

CARF_GoldSeal_2015-75Goodwill Supported Employment Services is CARF International accredited. This dedication to service excellence, processes, and continual improvement helps ensure the highest quality of service delivery.

Services Provided:

Our services are organized to assist individuals in choosing, obtaining and retaining employment matched to their vocational interests and abilities.

Individualized Services:

  • Discovery and career profile
  • Paid temporary work internships
  • Preparation for job search
  • Resume building, interview skills and travel training
  • Job development – connecting to community employers
  • Job customization – finding a job to your skills set
  • Job coaching support for long term success


  • 16 years of age or older
  • Motivated to work in the community 
  • Not a harm to self or others

Funding Sources:

State of Wisconsin-Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR), Family Care, IRIS, High Schools or Private Pay

Hours of Service:

Flexible to meet the needs of individuals and employers

Service Area:

Milwaukee, Waukesha, Ozaukee, Washington counties

Contact our Intake Coordinator at (855) 455-1110 to make a referral or for more information.

Mission Support Center
Tel: (414) 847-4200

James O. Wright Center forWork & Training
Tel: (414) 353-6400

Metropolitan Chicago -
Tel: (312) 994-1440