The Community Life Guide will help you learn how to be your best and how to stay safe while you work, live, and explore your community.

Everyone can be a part of their community

We know that community employment is good for workers, businesses, and for the community. That is why the State of Ohio wants to help you. The Community Life Guide will help you find community employment, move forward on your Path to Employment, and help you stay safe.

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Speak Up Stay Safe: Community Health and Safety Training

10 Modules to help you learn how to stay safe and healthy while you work, live, and explore your community

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Job Seeker's Guide

8 Modules with step-by-step instructions and tools to help you through the path to community employment.