Cabarrus Vocational Opportunities
A Place Determined to change lives

Eligibility requirements for potential clients:

Applicant Must:
  • Have a developmental or intelectual disability
  • Be at least 18 years of age, and be a resident of Cabarrus, Rowan, Davie, Davidson or Stanley Counties
  • Be ambulatory and possess self-help skills in eating and toileting, and reasonable accommodations
  • Be screened by Cardinal Innovations.
  • Have current medical and psychological reports as well as documentation indicating guardianship
  • Be willing to participate

Admission is contingent upon availability of space within the program and the admission committee's opinion of staff competency to provide habilitation / rehabilitation services to clients.

Cabarrus Vocational Opportunities (CVO) offers admission to our programs and equal opportunities to all persons without regard to race, color, religion, age, marital or veteran's status, sex, national origin, or any other legally protected status.

A Day at Cabarrus Vocational Opportunities:

8:00 a.m. - clock in and report to department for training

Mid-Day: Clients eat packed lunches (vending machines and microwaves are available)

Afternoon: Clients return to departments for additional training

3:30 p.m.: Clients depart workshop to return home

(Each client has the opportunity to earn a bi-weekly paycheck)

Each client's support team assists the client in choosing the program which best meets his/her needs. Program options are discussed during the intake process.