Deseret Industries - Magna Store

Address: 3602 South 7200 West
Magna, UT 84044
Phone: 801-250-4262
Eligibility: Referral necessary from LDS Bishop for the Rehabilitation Program or to receive items without purchase from the Thrift Store. Do not need to be LDS.
Wheelchair Accessible: Complete
Services Provided: 1. Thrift Store - To make available to the general public low-cost clothing, household items, and furniture.
2. Rehabilitation Program - To provide paid training opportunities for those who may be transitioning into the competitive job market and those who have little or no work experience or sporadic work history.
a. Paid vocational training focusing on skills needed for competitive employment. Wages determined by evaluation according to industry standards - based on wage surveys conducted yearly.
b. Training available in five general categories - retail sales and merchandising; production of clothing, appliances, and furniture; shipping and receiving; food services; and custodial/maintenance.
c. Additional classes available include - ESL (English as a Second Language), Job Search Training, and Professional Image Education. Goal is preparation for job placement.
d. Placement services available include job development, supplemental training, and tracking to ensure job stability.
Original Source: Portal staff
Last Updated: 5/16/2016