Vocational Evaluation

Work Services: Vocational Services

Through the Good Shepherd Work Services Vocational Evaluation Program, each client received a comprehensive assessment of his or her work-related physical, mental and emotional abilities and limitations. Then, a unique employment program is developed for each client.

Vocational Testing Identifies:

  • Academic achievement levels

  • Work aptitudes and abilities

  • Vocational interests

  • Work attitudes and personality characteristics

Computer Access Assessment:

  • Computer aptitude assessment in word processing, database operations, data entry and computer programming
  • Specialized training in the use of adaptive hardware and software
  • Computer skills training in specific computer functions or software to upgrade or refresh skills

On-Site Work Assessments in Vocational Areas of Interest:

  • Child care      
  • Computer operation
  • Food service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Production work
  • Sales and customer service
  • Warehousing 

There are numerous funding sources available for Vocational Services.  These include the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, Veterans Administration and the Lehigh and Northampton County MH/MR.


Good Shepherd Work Services
1901 Lehigh Street
Allentown, PA 18103


Phone: 610-776-8350