School to Work Alliance Program
Purpose of SWAP: The purpose of SWAP is to assist young adults in making the transition from school to employment, provide successful employment outcomes, increase community linkages, and new patterns of service for young adults within all categories of disabilities. The program's goals include:
▪ Building on current transition planning efforts.
▪ Creating a career pathway through pre-employment transition services.
▪ Filling the case management gap for the targeted population.
▪ Supporting collaboration between DVR and local school districts/BOCES.
SWAP Information Page - Full Program Description
Tessie Jo Ortega
Lead Coordinator/Program Manager-Salida
SWAP Coordinator-Buena Vista
SWAP Coordinator-Fairplay & Salida