Applications for the Class of 2019-20 are being accepted now through March 8, 2019. Project SEARCH is a comprehensive approach to employment training and career advancement for individuals with developmental disabilities. The program provides real world skills training through a series of internships, all designed to teach marketable skills that will transfer to a variety of employment settings.

In the Monadnock region, the program takes place at Cheshire Medical Center/Dartmouth Hitchcock-Keene (CMC/DH-K). CMC/DH-K offers a wide variety of opportunities for employment training, from clinical to stocking to housekeeping to office tasks. The program runs Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.; it follows the Keene School District calendar and, including vacations, lasts 42 weeks.

Applications for the next session (September 2019 - June 2020) are due by March 8, 2019. Applicants must be receiving Service Coordination from Monadnock Developmental Services, and participants are chosen upon review of completed application packet, reference checks and and interview with the Selection Committee.

     Click here for answers to Frequently Asked Questions about Project SEARCH.

     Click here for an overview of Project SEARCH.

     Click here for a 2019-2020 Project SEARCH Application form.

     Click here for a Project SEARCH Reference form.

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