• Northern Transitions served 91 individuals
  • NTI paid individuals served $ 640,746 in wages and benefits
  • Average wage per hour for individuals working at NTI contract sites was $16.47
  • Average wage per hour for individuals working at NTI was $9.67
  • 35 individuals received Community Employment Services
  • Wages earned by individuals placed in jobs elsewhere in the community are estimated at $51,900 for this year
  • Average hourly wage of persons served in Community Employment was $10.20 and averaged hours worked per week was 14
  • 50 local employers support community employment services

CARF International has again awarded Northern Transitions Incorporated a three-year accreditation for Community Employment Services:Job Development and Employment Supports, and for Organizational Employment Services.               Read our Accreditation letter!

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Northern Transitions, Inc. is a private non-profit Michigan corporation, that provides a wide range of vocational rehabilitation services for individuals with a variety of barriers to employment who reside in the Eastern Upper Peninsula. Services include evaluation, supported employment , community placement and numerous types of employment within the organization for individuals who require a high level of continued support.

Mission Statement:  Providing opportunities through employment, training and education to individuals overcoming barriers so they may self-determine their role in the community

For insights on recycling in the EUP please click link to read the article ?A case for Recycling? featuring Northern Transition?s Inc./Chippewa County Recycling written by Sharon Kennedy that appeared in the January 2020 edition of the Mackinac Journal. Click here to Download PDF

Recycling Center drop site open:
Tuesday 9am through Saturday at 12pm
Closed Saturday's at 12pm through Tuesday at 9am


The Recycling drop site is closed for COVID Pandemic reasons.

Drop site is scheduled to reopen Tuesday, January 18th at 9AM