Give Detroit – A Charitable Registry
STEP supports individuals in the pursuit of their goals and the achievement of personal satisfaction. It provides services and programs to persons with disabilities and other mental health needs in Wayne County.
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Services to Enhance Potential offers support services including: support coordination, employment and self-employment services, job development, training, and skill-building. These are available at resource centers in Westland, Detroit, and Dearborn, where there are two centers.
STEP also provides supported employment services at its STEP Thrift Store and Donation Center locations, formerly known as Tried and True Thrift Stores. STEP is the owner and operator of three STEP Thrift Store and Donation Center locations in Dearborn Heights, Wayne, and Southgate.
Funded primarily through the Detroit Wayne Mental Health Authority, STEP offers services to more than 1,600 persons annually and is accredited by CARF for community integration, community services coordination, community employment services, job development, job-site training, job supports, employment services coordination, and organizational employment services.
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Give a Chance: Hire an individual with a barrier(s) to employment and help them reach their best potential and life goals. Tax credits are available to employers who help the consumers of our services become proud members of society. For more information about STEP services and opportunities, visit STEPcentral.org.
Brent Mikulski, President & CEO
Jeffrey McKelvey, Chairperson
Christopher Cousineau, Vice Chairperson
Jeanna English, Past Chairperson
Judy Hernandez, Secretary
Jackie LoveJoy, Treasurer