Youth Programs

VIRTUAL VR CAREER CAMP

VRCC Dates: March 15th-19th 2021,
June 28th-30th – July 1st and 2nd 2021, and July 19th-23rd 2021
Time: Camps are 9:00am – 3:30pm with a 30 minute lunch break

Our Virtual VR Career Camp (VRCC) is a Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) program designed to provide specialized, unique Pre-Employment Transition Services to students with disabilities who are eligible or potentially eligible to receive VR services.
Youth Program – Ages 14-21

Curriculum Highlights:

  • Virtual Work-Readiness Training
    Virtual Mock Interviews with an employer in the community
    Students will learn how to prepare for an interview, how to complete an application on line or in person, develop Cover Letters, Resumes and will create a “Career Folder”.
  • Postsecondary Educational Counseling
    Virtual Tours
    Students will receive Post-Secondary Counseling on navigating the Disabilities Services Office, application and admission process/requirements, Financial Aide options, and virtual field trip visits.
  • Work Based Learning Experience
    Virtual Tours and Job Shadowing at local businesses
    Students will participate in virtual Field Trip Work Experiences, Work Place Observations, Virtual Transportation Training and observe a variety of employment opportunities in the community.  Students will also meet virtually with local employers.
  • Job Exploration Counseling
    Job Exploration Counseling includes a wide variety of activities designed to help students with career-related issues and is intended to foster motivation, consideration of opportunities and informed decision-making.

 

The program described is an affiliate of the Florida Division of Vocational Rehabilitation. To learn
more how you can enroll in VR Career Camp call your local VR office, or
visit: http://www.rehabworks.org/stw_vrcc.shtml

Classes are scheduled based on a referral from Vocational Rehabilitation and registration is required.

 To find out more about LARC, INC. VR Career Camp contact Pamela Jenkins, Director of Community Support Services, at 239 334-6285 x226 or Pamelajenkins@larcleecounty.org

Please contact Vocational Rehabilitation for referral to LARC, INC.
Fort Myers Office: 239 278-7150
Cape Coral Office: 239 772-6983
Naples: 239 593-2543
Port Charlotte: 941 613-0900
Labelle: 863 674-4157