In this insightful episode, we sit down with Chuck Goodwin, who has a unique perspective on the evolution of supported employment. Chuck initially worked at Trillium back in 1986 when the landscape of supported employment looked quite different, centered around group-supported employment.
Chuck shares how the field has transformed over the years, shifting towards a more individualized approach to employment support. His wealth of experience provides a fascinating glimpse into the positive changes that have occurred in supporting individuals with disabilities.
Now, Chuck is back involved with Trillium, and he’s supporting an individual who works as an Office Assistant in the King Office. Join us as we explore Chuck’s journey, reflecting on the progress made in the realm of supported employment and the impactful role individuals play in the workforce when given tailored support. 🌟