Organizational Profile: Avalon Employment

What kinds of employment programming does Avalon Employment offer? 

Avalon Employment offers supported employment to its clients. This can range from accommodations at work to compensation for employers and much more.


What groups within the community does Avalon Employment primarily serve? 

Avalon Employment serves only people in the community with intellectual disabilities.


What are Avalon Employment’s primary goals, both as an organization, and in terms of employment services? 

The main goal of Avalon Employment’s programming is to help their clients find long term, sustainable employment.


What have been Avalon Employment’s greatest successes, both as an organization, and in terms of employment ?

One of Avalon Employment’s biggest successes is that since 1992, the organization has provided clients with a whopping 1,720,000 hours of paid employment!

Avalon Employment’s “best kept secret” (aka what people tend not to know about the organization) 

People often don’t know that Avalon Employment is only open to people with intellectual disabilities.

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P.O. Box 21157

St. John's, NL

Canada A1A 5B2


(709) 765-2182

  • November 15, 2018