905 N. Redmond Rd
Jacksonville, Ar 72076
Phone: (501)982-0528
Fax: (501)982-1863

Jim Pickens Skills Training Center

Pre-vocational and vocational training are provided in this facility. Contracts for area businesses are secured by our staff and individuals have "on the job" training in a real work environment. Many other services are also provided.

Eligibility Criteria:
  • 18 - 21 years old - must have high school diploma
    or completion of school certificate.
  • Over 21 years old - Completion of school is not necessary.
  • Current documentation of
    disability Psychological or Physical.
  • Must be developementally disabled

Services Provided:
  • Pre-vocational Skills Training
  • Vocational Skills Training
  • Adult Development
  • Behavioral Mental Health
  • Speech Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Job Placement
  • Socialization:

  • Socialization is also an important element of the skills training center.
    Individuals have the opportunity to participate in a variety of activities with their peers.
    Activities, including, but not limited to; Field trips, bowling, Special Olympic, Country Store, etc

A few of our current contracts

Jim Pickens Skills Training Center, 905 N. Redmond Rd., Jacksonville, AR 72076, 501 982-0528

Referral sources include:
  • Developmental Disabilities Services
  • Rehabilitation Services
  • Public Schools
  • Veterans Administration
  • Local Case Managers

To refer someone to any of our services, please click here.

To view or print the Pickens Client Handbook click here.

 For directions, click here.

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Pathfinder Administration
Phone: (501) 982-0528
Fax: (501) 985-1462

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