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Tag Archives: Employment

Guest Post: Bobby Little on working in the community.

Bobby Little is a self-advocate, a SUFU Member and live in Presque Isle, Maine. He and Kile recently spoke about his working in the community: Bobby recently told us about getting a job for the Salvation Army.  Bobby said this is a flexible position and has worked a few times now.  After an interview and being hired in the first week of December, he stands outside rain, snow, and cold, ringing a bell and accepting donations.  This is an important position for Bobby and say’s…

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Guest Post: Barb Pomeroy is planning her future.

Barbara Pomeroy lives in Millinocket, Maine a member of the Northern Penobscot Chapter of SUFU.  Stacy G spoke with Barbara Pomeroy, and this is what she said.  I’ve been interested in beauty and makeup ever since I was a little girl.  My Aunt was a hairdresser and I watched her.  Barb said she was inspired when she attended the workshop, at the SUFU Caribou conference, Everyone can Work! Barbara took home an information booklet from the workshop about Empire Beauty School.  Barb called the beauty…

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