DID YOU KNOW THAT DURING FISCAL YEAR 2016

  • Northern Transitions served 115 individuals
  • NTI paid recipients received $ 596,334 in wages and benefits
  • 57 individuals received Community Employment Services
  • Persons placed in Community Employment averaged 15 hours of work per week
  • Average hourly wage of persons served in Community Employment was $8.56
  • 34 local employers support community employment services
  • Wages earned from CES participants in the community are estimated at $128,958 for this year

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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!

Alexander is one of 12 children with disabilities adopted into his family. He's proud to work for North Bay Industries making interment flags for the Veterans Administration through an AbilityOne contract. He states that this is not just a job it’s his “profession”. Watch the NBC nightly news feature.

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