The Help Office in Podgorica provided employment possibilities for 12 people with disabilities in three Montenegrin municipalities through the project: Paid Internship for Support of Better Employment of People with Disabilities. Five persons have been employed n Niksic four in Podgorica and three Herceg Novi.
Help Office in Podgorica provided paid internship in private companies and non-governmental organizations for the period of 6 months. During this period, employers do not have financial obligations, but to provide working conditions and the training for the person with disabilities.
Ten employers expressed interest to participate in this project; 4 private companies: (Garant NK, Driving School Filip, Nikšić – Bookstore So (Amare mare private company) from Herceg Novi, Alkoset private company from Herceg Novi and 6 NGOs: Green Home and CGO from Podgorica, Association of People with Disabilities of Malesija from Tuzi, Alfa Centre from Nikšić, Association of Paraplegics of Nikšić and Nova šansa u Novom from Herceg Novi. Some of the NGOs remployed 2 persons with disabilities such as: NGO Green Home form Podgorica and NGO Alfa Centre from Niksic.
This project is funded by the Employment Agency of Montenegro and implemented in partnership with the Association of Paraplegics of Podgorica.