Welcome to SpArc Services
At SpArc Services, our mission is to support people with disabilities by providing programs and services that encourage inclusion, independence, and personal achievement and provide services through programs designed to fit each individual and develop personal goals and milestones for growth.
The Cultural Arts Center fosters creativity, self-confidence, and community connections for adults with developmental disabilities through classes in the visual and performing arts, outings to cultural venues, and opportunities to collaborate with other artists and arts-based organizations. Local artists and educators teach program participants skills in ceramics, drawing, painting, theater, music and movement. People enrolled in the program also make connections to the Philadelphia arts community and beyond through a variety of exhibitions, projects, and partnerships.
Job Training, Employment Partners and Job Placement Services
Employment Partners administers a vocational evaluation and provides skills training, job placement and job coaching. Highly individualized plans are created and implemented for each person in the program with the definitive goal of finding long-term, independent, competitive community-integrated employment. Services are provided to adults with a wide range of disabilities, behavioral health issues, learning disabilities, visual issues, auditory issues at companies such as Shop Rite, PennDot, Walmart, Prime Flight Aviation and WaWa.
Services provided through our job training center give individuals the tools they need to build basic job skills and earn a paycheck. Through worksites at local businesses, participants are exposed to a variety of job duties and industries. Partnerships include Tasty Baking Company and Hanks Beverage Company.
Home and Community-Based Services provides assistance for people to achieve a more independent quality of life by providing access to their community in an exciting new way. Services provided include Respite, Companion, Habilitation and Community Inclusion. A customized action plan is created for each participant to ensure that every person is poised to reach his or her full potential.
Job Fair! Wednesday July 22
Calling all awesome people!
Are you looking for a job that is personally fulfilling, has a great work environment and great coworkers, all while helping people in the community? We might be just what you are looking for.
SpArc Philadelphia is currently expanding its workforce and has job openings in many exciting areas of expertise. From Employment and Job Coaching to Human Resources to Cultural Arts, Accounting and more.
Join us on Wednesday, July 22, 2015 from 10am – 2pm as we hold our first-ever job fair.
Please be prepared with two copies of your resume and a potential for on-the-spot interviews.
This job fair will be taking place at 2350 West Westmoreland Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140
For a complete listing of job opportunities, click here.