Lighthouse

Lighthouse
1401 State Street
Springfield, MA 01109
Telephone:  413-736-8974
FAX:  (413) 785-5030
Email:  gro.urhnull@esuohthgiL-ofnI
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Lighthouse believes every individual has the right to work and to lead full and productive lives as contributing members of our communities. Our Clubhouse Model program offers services to adults with mental illness to prepare for, find, and retain employment. Members and staff work together to operate the Club and to ensure the opportunity to contribute to the community through meaningful work.  Lighthouse has been serving the towns of Springfield, Longmeadow, Hampden and East Longmeadow since 1985.

FOR MEMBERS:

  • Career planning, Job Readiness Training, and Employment opportunities
  • Education Supports, GED, College Prep, Vocational Training
  • Housing Supports
  • Social Activities and Peer Support to develop meaningful relationships
  • Employment services for homeless mentally ill in the greater Springfield area
  • Services for youth in transition-from adolescence to adult services
  • Supported housing services for homeless mentally ill
  • Peer support services for hospitalized individuals

FOR EMPLOYERS:

  • Wide range of work ready, dependable candidates
  • Attractive Tax Incentives for some employees
  • Offer multiple levels of support for employers, with guaranteed Job Coverage for some positions
  • Save on the cost of continuous turnover through reduction or elimination of Job Posting, Hiring, and Training Costs
  • Diversify your workforce and contribute to our community by helping individuals with disabilities become gainfully employed