What can Southern Tier Industries offer your business?
Southern Tier Industries (STI) is a multifaceted vocational enterprise, providing training and employment to people with disabilities.
A division of The Arc of Chemung, STI is dedicated to developing vocational skills, positive communication and work habits in the people we support. By doing so, we are able to help increase independence and assist individuals in their efforts to become productive and contributing members of the community. Personal growth and a sense of self-worth are achieved and enhanced. Ultimately, our goal is to have those in our vocational program working for employers in the community, receiving a paycheck....and being included in the community!
We are focused on providing individuals with meaningful work experiences. We are designed to teach skills that are transferable to the business community and can be easily adapted to any industry.
Businesses that hire an individual with a developmental disability, may be able to receive tax incentives from the State (WOTC and WETC) as well as the Federal Government (LTFA, Disabled Acess Tax Credit, and Architectural Transportation Barrier Removal Deduction).
Our services include: