While Project SEARCH can
benefit a number of people, there are certain practical, medical, and
legal guidelines that must be met before someone enrolls in the program.
Project SEARCH interns must meet the following criteria:
be at least 18 years of age
meet eligibility requirements for the Pennsylvania Office of
Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR)
have an open OVR case or apply to open an OVR case during the
Project SEARCH application process
be able to communicate effectively
have independent transportation or be able to use public transit
when available and appropriate
pass a drug screening test and background check
comply with immunization requirements, including a flu shot,
depending on the season
desire and plan to work in the community at the conclusion of
their Project SEARCH internship
To apply for Project SEARCH or to get more information, contact the Bryn
Mawr Rehab Hospital Project SEARCH Program Coordinator at 484.596.5406.
For more information, call 1.866.CALL.MLH.