Welcome to Career Connections

Your Community and Business Partner of Choice!

Established in 1914, Harbor is highly regarded in the community for providing top quality mental health,  wellness, and vocational services in Lucas County, as well as throughout Northwest Ohio and Southeast Michigan.

Career Connections was created in 2003 by a few dedicated workforce development and rehab specialists. Our goal was to provide quality job placement and vocational rehabilitation services to disabled and low-income individuals in our area.

We have grown exponentially to include a knowledgeable and dedicated team of job developers, job coaches, vocational specialists, and clinical team with the capacity to serve a large number of job seekers.

Currently, our grant and state funded programs serve over 800 job seekers per year.

The Career Connections staff have varied academic degrees and backgrounds with some possessing over 30 years of vocational rehabilitation experience. Our staff have extensive experience working with individuals with mental illness as well.

Our specialized job development team is focused on providing quality vocational services to the individuals they are working with. They have existing relationships with thousands of local employers and utilize an internal job bank developed from staff contacts. This job bank has information on over 4900 local employers. Our job development staff are caring individuals who value seeing people employed in jobs they enjoy.

Check out our Summer Youth Employment Program

Toledo Program: Click here for information

Defiance Program: Click here for information


Other Harbor Services


Individual and Group Counseling
Community Support Services
Developmental Pediatrics
Child Psychology
Psychiatric Evaluation
School-Based Programs
Psychological Testing
Alcohol and Other Drug Treatment
Vocational & Rehabilitation Services
Career Assessments
Community Based Counseling
Integrated/Primary Care
Parenting Groups
Medication Management
Dual Diagnosis
On-Site Pharmacy
Wellness Education