Joey's Quest, LLC is an approved Medicaid provider with the NJ Division of Developmental Disabilities.
We provide services that will help you or your loved one meet independence, employment and social goals.
We believe in community connections and that everyone should be a true part of their community.
Our services are offered at our center and in the community.
Whether it is social or building on life skills, our goal is to help you establish necessary work and life skills.
We teach valuable work skills and provide real work opportunities so that you can become independent in the community and at your job.
To find out more call (732) 314-6191 or click below to set up a call or to schedule a tour of our training center.
Achieve Your Goals!
Achieve your employment goals with Prevocational Training. This service provides you with general, non-job-task-specific strengths and skills that contribute to your employability in a paid employment position.
Skills such as communication with supervisors, co-workers and customers, workplace conduct and dress, following directions, attending to tasks, and skills with workplace problem solving skills/strategies and general workplace safety are addressed. You will explore job interests with work place tours, community partner demonstrations and shadowing experiences. Employment application, resume writing and interview skills are also covered. This service is limited to 30 hours per week. Transportation to or from the work site is not included in the service. Talk to your Support Coordinator to see if you qualify for transportation services. When you are ready, the job hunt will begin!
The purpose of Supported Employment is to assist you in obtaining and maintaining a job. A real job for real pay in a regular work setting where you are paid at least minimum wage. Supported Employment services are typically provided in three phases: pre-placement, intensive job coaching, and long-term follow-along (LTFA). These phases are based on individual needs and are not required for everyone. Group Supported Employment includes two to eight workers. You will join coworkers both with and without disabilities in a regular business, industry and community settings. Services are individualized and may include but are not limited to: job placement, job development, negotiation with prospective employers, job analysis, training and systematic instruction, training instruction, job coaching, benefit support, travel training/planning, and other workplace support services. This service is limited to 30 hours per week. Transportation to or from the work site is not included in the service. Talk to your Support Coordinator to see if you qualify for transportation services.
Services provided outside of your home that support and assist you in educational, enrichment or recreational activities. Services are intended to enhance inclusion in the community. Services are delivered in a group setting. At Joey's Quest, we believe in giving back to our community through our Community Projects. We connect you with local businesses to offer charitable activities. These activities foster creativity, purpose, pride and connection to the community. We think outside the box and find new solutions to everyday problems. Ask us for more details.
Community Based Supports
Support to enable you to perform the various tasks that are included in basic self-care, social skills, and activities of daily living. This service is meant to increase independence, productivity, enhanced family functioning, and inclusion in the community. Examples include but are not limited to: attend an event, take a class, assistance in completing activities of daily living, ordering off a menu, purchasing items, learning basic cooking, laundry skills, etiquette, travel training, and accessing activities in the community. Services are provided one-to-one with you and one of our caring and knowledgeable staff.
Frequently Asked Questions
Your Questions Answered
How are services paid for?
Joey's Quest is an approved Medicaid provider of NJ DDD services. In order to receive services funded by the Division, you must apply to become eligible. The application process begins by contacting the Division Community Services Office representing the region in which the individual resides or downloading the application from the Division website at https://www.nj.gov/humanservices/ddd/services/apply/. If you are already enrolled, ask your Support Coordinator how to sign up. If you would like us to schedule a call with your Support Coordinator.
Can I go full-time or part-time?
Yes. You can attend both full-time or part-time. Full time is 30 hours per week. Our services are provided in both our center and in the community. You should discuss your options with your Support Coordinator. Contact us for help or if you want us to send information to your Support Coordinator.
Is transportation included?
Transportation is a NJ DDD provided service. Ask your Support Coordinator if you qualify.
What services can I sign up for?
You should discuss your options with your Support Coordinator. Contact us for help or if you want us to send information to your Support Coordinator.
What are your hours of operation?
Our hours are Monday - Friday from 9am- 4pm
At Joey’s Quest, we value our community. We are dedicated to providing opportunities for individuals with disabilities to live and work to their full potential and to have purpose in every day living.
Our primary goal is for our participants to be successful and proud while having social experience that is meaningful and fulfilling.
Our purpose is to provide step by step strategic opportunities for participants to gain employment. At our center, participants will learn valuable employability skills and prepare to become a successful and valued part of the community.
Our vision is for our participants to be integrated in an accepting society and have a true connection to their community.