Teaching Teens/Adults with Developmental Disabilities the Skills Needed for Careers in the Music/Recording Industry

 
 
 

YIC is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization based in Santa Clarita, CA. We provide social vocational/employment services to teens & young adults with developmental disabilities to develop skills that will assist them in obtaining work within the music/recording industry at competitive wages.

 
 

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Supporting education, innovation, & employment.

 
 
 
 
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Services We Provide

The Yes I Can (YIC) Unity Through Music, Art & Education Employment Programs provide comprehensive employment services, offering consumers a functional vocational assessment, an Individual Habilitation Service Plan (IHSP), eight core social vocational courses, a situational assessment, a supported internship program, supported employment services, and one-on-one rehabilitation counseling services throughout the life of the program.

 

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Transitional Age Program

The Transition Program is for consumers ages 14 to 22, consisting of training in the areas of self‐advocacy, vocational/employment training, work-based social skills, community integration, and self‐care.

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Adult Program

For consumers ages 18 to 24, the Adult Program consists of eight core social vocational courses consisting of training in the areas of self‐advocacy, vocational/employment training, work-based social skills, community integration, and self‐care, as well as a six month supported Internship Program with one of our music/recording industry corporate partners.

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Supported Employment Program

YIC continues to provide ongoing support after consumers transition onto the employer’s payroll through our Supported Employment Program. Supported Employment services benefit both consumers and employers by preparing consumers for CIE  and offering employers positive, productive relationships with employees with disabilities. Read More →

 
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Paid Internship Program

When transitioning to the YIC Internship Program, Adult Program consumers complete a six month paid internship with one of our music/recording industry corporate partners while receiving weekly support from program instructors, as well as one-on-one support from their assigned job coach and counselor.

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Today’s students.
Tomorrow’s leaders.

See what some of our program graduates are doing now.

 
 
 
 
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