At three years old, Sam suffered a severe asthma attack that left him quadriplegic. When EBI staff met Sam almost 20 years later, he was exiting high school. To read Sam’s story, click here.
Darlene Nanette Guest July 27, 1966 – July 09, 2015 I just wanted to add a little history, so all that have become close with Darlene and Norm and Barbara understand how courageous and pioneering they were. In 1992, before supported living services were an option for people in the East Bay. Norm help to […]
Twenty years ago, her father couldn’t know what her future would hold. Today, he is thrilled that Sharon is loving life and living independently. To read Sharon’s story, click here.
At age 15, he became a casualty of war. At 22, he won a local lottery. To read Ahmed’s story, click here.
Program Outcomes & Statistics
Employment Outcome Highlights
During 2016/2017, 25 individuals were placed in jobs with an average wage of $13.68 per hour. The range of wages was $10.50 to $30.25 per hour. Highlights included new paid internship programs, the passage of Senate Bill 644, and development of an internship partnership with Bay Area Rapid Transit. It took, on average, 240 days to secure employment for our clients. Job retention, after one year, for individuals placed during 2015/2016 was 85 percent.
Use the link below to access more detailed information about employment outcomes.