Business Enterprise Focused On Employment Of Individuals With Disabilities To Open In Charleston

“We will be serving our primary mission of providing employment supports to people with disabilities while at the same time, offering affordable office space to local small businesses – and engaging those businesses in our mission.”

Community Options Enterprises, the business enterprise division of national non-profit Community Options, Inc. is planning to open its fifth Daily Plan It this Spring in Charleston, SC. The enterprise is expected to employ between 10 and 15 individuals with disabilities.

The Daily Plan It is a complete office, conference and copy center that offers furnished office rental space or virtual tenancy to a variety of businesses. Some of the services provided to the tenants include professional receptionist services, clerical support, and high-speed color copying. Located at 29 Leinbach Drive in Charleston, the 7,200 square-foot space will support 10 office rentals as well as provide the Community Options, Inc Charleston staff with administration offices. There will be two separate entrances; one for the office-space tenants and supported employment program, and one for the administrative offices of Community Options – Charleston.

“We are thrilled that we will be able to provide these services to our community,” said Dorothy Goodwin, Community Options South Carolina State Director. “We will be serving our primary mission of providing employment supports to people with disabilities while at the same time, offering affordable office space to local small businesses – and engaging those businesses in our mission.”

This location will join the four existing Daily Plan It locations in New Jersey, expanding a proven program for developing workplace skills for people with developmental disabilities. “Our primary…

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