GROWTH THROUGH OPPORTUNITY Cadets (GTO CADETS™) learn valuable skills alongside public safety personnel to enhance their employability!

  • GTO provides disabilities training for first responders
  • GTO unites first responders & adults with Autism, Down Syndrome, Cerebral Palsy, and other disabilities to teach job, life, and social skills that enhance employability and quality of life!
  • GTO hires first responders as part-time job coaches for adults with disabilities over a 16 week training program
  • GTO utilizes public safety facilities to teach skills which enhance confidence to succeed in life!


Our Partners

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