As part of our mission, BCL provides counseling and assistance for individuals in our programs who are seeking supported employment opportunities. Our mission focuses on assisting individuals with becoming valued members of their community. We believe valuable employment opportunities is an integral part of community engagement for those individuals who are eligible for this service model.
Chamber of Commerce’s Supported Employment Network Program
BCL has collaborated with the New Bedford Chamber of Commerce through their network program. For over 30 years, the employment network program assists job seekers with disabilities in finding employment opportunities, the Supported Employment Network continues to support and educate the business community on the benefits of hiring a person with disabilities.