Coronavirus update 3/23/2020:
ALL STAFF - If you are vulnerable or feel sick, please stay home and contact your supervisor. Organization leadership will meet this morning to determine the next steps regarding the Yakima Health District's Stay In Home Order. Thanks.
All OIC of WA facilities and offices will not be physically accessible to clients and participants in an effort to curve the spread of the COVID-19 virus. OIC of Washington has established certain measures to help protect our employees from exposure to COVID-19 and to curb the potential spread of the virus in customer homes and our facilities across the State of Washington. We are closely following recommendations from the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This includes recommendations on social distancing. These temporary practices differ from our normal operating standards however we hope to provide the best customer service to our community during these difficult times.
Actualización de Coronavirus 3/17/2020: A partir del lunes 16 de marzo de 2020, todas las instalaciones y oficinas de OIC de WA no serán físicamente accesibles para clientes y participantes en un esfuerzo por curvar la propagación del virus COVID-19. OIC de Washington ha establecido ciertas medidas para ayudar a proteger a nuestros empleados de la exposición a COVID-19 y para frenar la propagación potencial del virus en los hogares de clientes y nuestras instalaciones en todo el estado de Washington. Estamos siguiendo de cerca las recomendaciones del Centro para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC). Esto incluye recomendaciones sobre el distanciamiento social. Estas prácticas temporales difieren de nuestros estándares de operación normales, sin embargo, esperamos proporcionar el mejor servicio al cliente a nuestra comunidad durante estos momentos difíciles.
Please see the home page for each of our programs for more information.
Consulte la página de inicio de cada uno de nuestros programas para obtener más información.
If you have appointments scheduled or have program-specific questions, please “click” on the “Program Page” or you are encouraged to call 509-248-6751 OR email us at: yvoic email.
Si tiene citas programadas o tiene preguntas específicas del programa, por favor "haga clic" en la "Página del Programa" o se le anima a llamar al 509-248-6751 O envíenos un correo electrónico al: yvoic email.
Please continue to follow the following health and safety measures:
At OIC of Washington, the health and wellness of our clients and employees are at the core of our values, and we understand how concerning the threat of exposure is to all of us. At this time we have not had a case of exposure within our agency (Statewide) and we hope we do not experience a case of exposure. We are committed to doing everything within our control to ensure the health and safety of our employees and all who receive our services. We are actively monitoring this situation and will continue to update you with new information that may have an impact on our community.
If you would like additional information, you can learn more about the coronavirus and how to prevent the spread of disease on the CDC's website. The CDC is the best source of information and is the authority on this outbreak. You may also visit the Washington State Department of Health website for information.
Thank you for your cooperation and understanding during this difficult time. OIC of Washington is in on-going communication with school districts, city, and county officials on how best to keep communities informed and to determine if we need to make any adjustments to how services are delivered to students and clients.
Opportunities Industrialization Center (OIC) of Washington is a non-profit organization providing community services through federal, state, and local funding sources. Headquartered in Yakima, locations include Moses Lake, Pasco, Sunnyside, Wenatchee, and Walla Walla.
Mission Statement: The Mission is to help in the elimination of unemployment, poverty, illiteracy, and racism so all people can live with greater human dignity.
Vision Statement: Improving the world by empowering people.
Values Statement: All people deserve respect, dignity, opportunity, education, and upward mobility to become self-sufficient.
OIC provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, OIC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which OIC has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training. OIC is an EEO and provider of employment and training services. Auxiliary aids /services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. For TTY relay call 1-800-833-6388.
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