Workability – A UCP of Southern Arizona Employment program  

WorkAbility is an individualized and supportive employment program owned and operated by UCP of Southern Arizona (UCPSA) a non-profit organization dedicated to teaching and preparing people with disabilities for competitive, integrated, and sustainable work opportunities in southern Arizona.

 

Pre-Employment Transition Services (Pre-ETS)

Pre-ETS are introductory Workshops in 5 key areas for any student between 14 and 22, who is attending school, and has a documented disability.

Class for Transition Age

This 20 week curriculum class for transition age students (usually ages 18-24) who have graduated from high school and would like to enter the work force. This curriculum is offered in the fall and spring and teaches students about job expectations, professionalism, proper work attire, communication, and much more.

employment WorkShop

This is a 20 week series, geared towards individuals that have prior work experience, are wanting to brush up on soft skills, or are returning to the workforce after a long period of unemployment. The workshops are more discussion based and adult themed, but cover similar topics as the transition age class

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Job development / Coaching

Job Development is pre-employment supports such as resume building, learning job searching techniques, filling out applications, interview strategies, mock interviews, etc. Job Coaching is support provided to both the employee and employer. This may include task analysis, on or off site training, advocating, conflict resolution and transition supports that will assist the individual in sustaining the job.

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Summer Program

Is an 8 week program that covers a condensed version of the curriculum for students still attending high school, but over the age of 16.  The focus is on job exploration and self-determination.

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PRE DREAM WORKSHOP – October 16th
PCC Downtown Campus – Amethyst Room

1255 N Stone Ave, Tucson, AZ 85709

RSVP todayREGISTER HERE

2018 D.R.E.A.M. JOB FAIR October, 30th. 10am – 12pm

Tucson Convention Center 260 S Church Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701

JOB SEEKERS – For early admission and an entry pass REGISTER HERE!


Donations made to WorkAbility/UCPSA qualify for the Arizona Tax Credit. Donors can receive a tax credit up to $200 for individuals and $400 for couples. The credit is automatic; no special form is needed. 

For more information contact: workability@ucpsa.org

Become a Business or Community Partner

Fill out our partnership form Business Partnership Form. Check out our Partnership page.

Employee Corner

Click Here to learn more about the expectations, what being a Job coach means, and applying for a job! 

Our Doners

We are grateful for our donor support and have been able to fund the following: 

  • Accessible Tables
  • Training Stations
  • Assistive Technology Devices
  • Software
  • Website 
  • Etc

All of this allows our members to efficiently learn, interact, and reach their employment goals.

We value these partnerships and are honored to be recipients!

Thanks to all of our Donors! Click here to view who supports UCP of Southern Arizona’s services and programs! 

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Local News

See what is happening locally and with WorkAbility!

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National News

See whats happening across the nation regarding employment for people with disabilities! 

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Benefits and Resources – Hiring Individuals from WorkAbility

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