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From Sheltered Workshops to Supported Employment

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In a short article the author, a former participant in a sheltered workshop. denounces sheltered workshops as 'institutions or warehouses'. He argues the benefits of true supported work inititatives. He asserts that supported employment improves the lives of people not just in relation to their work but also in relation to their recreation, self esteem, social life and financial levels. Keyword: Employment

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Author
Kennedy, M J
Source
Centre on Human Policy, Syracuse University
Publisher
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Publication Date
1 January 1998
Category
Professionals
Keywords
Employment
Origin
United States

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