OakLeaf Partners Employment

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OakLeaf Partners Employment Program is designed to foster personal financial independence for adults with disabilities.  Individuals are supported and encouraged to accept vocational and social challenges within an integrated community setting with the least restrictions possible.  Participant needs are assessed through a person-centered planning process and reviewed periodically for progress in meeting stated goals.

Individualized Services include:

  • OakLeaf Partners Employment in the Community

  • Skill Building

  • Job-Seeking Skills Training

  • Travel Training

  • On-the-Job Coaching

  • Follow-along Support

  • Specialized Skills Training, including Computer and Technical Training

  • Situational Assessment (including Basic Skills Testing and Career Exploration)

  • Community-Based Work Adjustment

  • For more information about OakLeaf Partners Employment Services contact: Kate Adkins-Dix at 216-791-8363 ext. 1252 or kadkins-dix@ucpcleveland.org.

2021 Community Employment Partners

OakLeaf Partners Employment Services at UCP of Greater Cleveland is hallmarked by developing independent, community-based job opportunities that are individualized to meet the needs of both adults with disabilities and their employers. We could not support the hundreds of adults who we serve to obtain and retain meaningful employment without the strong participation and partnership of the following local businesses:

  • Acme Fresh Market
  • AJ Rose
  • Amherst Exempted Village Schools
  • Amherst Manor Retirement Community/Grace Management
  • Aramark Freshen’s Restaurant @ University of Akron
  • Aramark
  • Barry Bagel’s
  • Beerhead Bar & Eatery
  • Buehler’s
  • Burger King
  • Burlington Coat Factory
  • Chick-fil-A
  • Chippewa Place Retirement Community
  • Citi Trends
  • City of Avon Lake – Public Works
  • City of North Olmsted Rec Center
  • Constellation Schools/Parma Community Middle-High School
  • Creekside Restaurant & Bar
  • Cleveland Browns
  • Dave’s Midtown
  • Discount Drug Mart
  • Dreco
  • Employease
  • East Park Retirement Community
  • First Assist Healthcare
  • Giant Eagle
  • Goodwill
  • Haven at Lakewood- Assisted Living
  • Heinen’s
  • Home Depot
  • Janitorial Services Inc
  • JCPenney
  • Krazy Bins
  • Lowe’s
  • Lutheran Memorial School (LMS)
  • Marc’s
  • Malley’s Chocolates
  • Marshalls
  • Meijer
  • Mike’s Bar & Grill
  • Morrison Healthcare
  • North Ridgeville City Schools
  • Oatey
  • Pipeline Packaging
  • Pleasantview Care Center
  • Red Robin
  • Reserves Network/Riddell
  • RG Barber Consultants
  • Royal Oak
  • Savers
  • Snider-Blake Business Services
  • Stancato’s Restaurant
  • Swensons
  • Taco Bell
  • Taki’s Greek Kitchen
  • The Genesis Center
  • The Pavilion Rehab and Nursing Center
  • The Westin Cleveland Downtown
  • Vitalia Active Adult Community at Rockside
  • Winking Lizard
  • YMCA/French Creek
  • Yours Truly