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Bridges from School to Work

Bethesda, MD

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Each year in the U.S., approximately 400,000 youth with disabilities exit public high schools. Our intensive hands-on approach helps young adults with disabilities find meaningful jobs during and after they complete high school.

What is Bridges?

If you are 17-24 and live in a Bridges city, we can help you prepare for and find a job that matches your interests and abilities. We teach you the skills to succeed and then match you with a paying job.

Who can be part of Bridges?

Bridges serves young adults who:

  • Are between 17 and 24 years old
  • Have an IEP, 504 plan or other such documentation (such as a letter from your doctor or school)
  • Provide proof of eligibility to work in the United States
  • Can get to and from work independently

What is Bridges looking for?

Great question! We are seeking those who:

  • Really want to work
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Commit to meeting the expectations of Bridges and your employer
  • Want to do well every day
  • Have potential to work independently
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Bridges from School to Work
10400 Fernwood Road
Bethesda, MD 20817

QUICK LINKS

Website: bridgestowork.org