Malcolm Eaton Enterprises is a Developmental Training center located in Freeport, Illinois that serves Stephenson and Winnebago Counties.
Developmental Training focuses on enhancing daily living skills, increasing independence and promoting economic self-sufficiency.
Our Developmental Training services are designed to accommodate a wide range of needs. Some of the areas in which we provide training include:
• Money Management
• Community Safety
• Problem Solving
• Writing and Communication
All consumers at Malcolm Eaton are given a chance to participate in hands on, paid, vocational training. We offer a wide range of training opportunities including assembly, packaging, quality control and labeling. Everyone participating in vocational training is supervised by dedicated staff that help each individual learn the importance of workplace safety.
Malcolm Eaton Enterprises can also assist individuals that are interested in working in the community. Our Community Employment program (CEP) offers an interactive classroom setting, where individuals can learn about job applications, interviews, proper dress, workplace expectations, and appropriate interaction with customers and co-workers.
Once an individual has located a job, our trained job coaches work with individuals directly, on the job site, to help them make a successful transition.