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WE HAVE MOVED to:
5301 Snapfinger Park Drive, Decatur GA 30035
One block north on the Panola Road exit off I-20. Click here for a map of our location
Michael LaChance, Program Director
Michael has over 17 years of experience working with Vocational Rehabilitation clients.
Great Day Works! LLC is a full service vocational rehabilitation service and resource provider. We have decades of experience working with individuals with different abilities, especially people who are Deaf, Hard of Hearing, Deaf-Blind and Blind. We understand Deaf culture and the needs and issues of sensory loss. Our aim is to help people gain the hard and soft skills they need to be ready to work with confidence.
Our professional support team look forward to helping you or a loved one!
Mission Statement: To provide vocational services to all abilities, especially deaf and hard-of-hearing adults and youth. To help them gain the skills they need to become employable, productive members of society.
Vision Statement: To become a comprehensive vocational resource for persons of all abilities, especially deaf and hard-of-hearing youths and their families through education, training, community partnerships, and parental involvement.
We use Sign Language and other modes of communication as needed and requested.
Train client and monitor mobility, strengths and limitations in ‘work’ setting Realistic work tasks Proper work habit skill development Proper communication of needs
Assist with job applications
Preparing for interviews
Gaining customer service skills
Using office equipment
Payroll, banking decisions
Developing supports, employer relations Job tasks analysis Job training Work behavior management
Personal/Social/ Interpersonal Skills
Identifying and Providing Supports
Interpersonal Skill Development
Understanding of Self and Abilities
Methods of Appropriate Communication
Personal Grooming and Hygiene
Money Management Skills
Decision-making / Problem Solving
Health and Medicine Management
Workplace Responsibilities and Rights
Helping clients with work literacy skills
Teach clients driving rules, meaning of words in driver’s manual, meaning of traffic signs, and how to answer online quizzes. 100% passes of 23 clients in 2016.