Opportunity Works Connecticut, Inc. (OWC) supports people with “amazing abilities” with our vocational job centers and career plans. OWC supports these adults in their journey to live successfully by setting the standard in providing program excellence, skill training, mentoring, and advocacy. OWC provides services that aid in positive self-image which will foster a sense of respect and dignity, and enable these individuals to work and live with quality of life. We embrace the idea that all people can live a fully productive life within their community.

Opportunity Works Connecticut, Inc. pledges to:

  • Develop highly efficient workers
  • Develop a work force that exemplifies the meaning of selflessness and teamwork
  • Provide a unique and positive atmosphere for individuals to develop their skills while building self-confidence and self-esteem, as well as prepare for the workforce
  • Strive for excellence as it relates to them for a successful future

OWC takes pride in our programs: Senior supports, Group Supported Employment, Individual Employment Support, Transition Support, Day Support Options, and Vocational Training. We deeply care about and focus on their effort, performance and long term goals for the future.  OWC encourages our participants to use their confidence, teamwork and knowledge to help new participants as they enter our programs. The current participants we support are from Tolland County, as well as surrounding towns including: Windham, Chaplin, Ashford, East Windsor, South Windsor, Manchester, Glastonbury, Marlborough, Rocky Hill, Wethersfield, East Hartford, Hartford, and Windsor.

OWC is committed and dedicated to making sure each individual spends several hours per week developing their vocational skills. The goal is for each individual to learn that by dedication and hard work they have the ability to achieve any goal they set for themselves.

OWC is currently looking for both individual and corporate sponsors who are interested in supporting our programs. In return for your donation we offer you various forms of recognition which are broken down in detail on the Opportunity Works Connecticut, Inc. Sponsor Form. OWC is a non-for profit organization and your generous contribution helps to cover venue expenses, raffles, fundraising and equipment to develop new program skills.

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor please contact Stacey Dean via email at S.dean.owc@gmail.com, call 860-454-4016 ext.125, or text 860-805-2222.