Jake's ice cream

ABOUT

OUR SHOP

WE LOVE MAKING ICE CREAM AND HELPING THE COMMUNITY

Jake’s Ice Cream offers artisanal small batch ice cream made on the premises. We have house-made waffle cones, sundaes, shakes, floats and delicious confections. Many of our staff are adults with special needs and we rejoice in their pride in this community.

Thanks for your support!

 

Jake's Ice Cream is fully staffed at this time. We will accept applications for a waiting list. Download the application!

RESOURCES FOR THE SPECIAL NEEDS COMMUNITY

Able-now Account

www.able-now.com

Department of Rehabilitative Services

www.vadars.org

 

Paycheck Reporting for SSI Qualified Individuals

www.vaaccses.org

How to Manage Benefits powerpoint

How to Manage Benefits recorded meeting

password: 01pz1u&&

 

​The ARC of Northern Virginia

www.thearcofnova.org

Service Source

www.servicesource.org

Group Supported Application form

JAKE'S ICE CREAM FAMILY

MEET THE STAFF OF JAKE'S ICE CREAM SHOP

Tim

I am an Eagle Scout. I want to work in the ice cream shop because I think it will be a great opportunity and we get to work with ice cream! I want to work the cash register for the shop. My goals are to earn my Associates Degree in Criminal Justice from Northern Virginia Community College and become a 911 dispatcher. 

My favorite ice cream flavor is:  Rocky Road

Sara

I want to be a social butterfly! I have fun with making the cake pops, milk shakes, cocoa bombs and other goodies. I like eating the waffle cones. I ride horses.

My favorite ice cream flavor is: Chocolate

Harris

I like being part of a team. Working together makes me happy. I want to make the customers feel happy when they get ice cream at Jake's Ice Cream shop. I play the piano and can listen to a song and then play it for you. I may be part of the entertainment at the shop or in the back helping with the ice cream.

My favorite ice cream flavor is: Vanilla

Andrew

I want to help provide opportunities for everybody to work. I like making the waffle cones. 

My favorite ice cream flavor is: Chocolate

Emma

I want to make a place where everyone can have a job. I like making ice cream. I am helping to train and supervise some of the staff. 

My favorite ice cream flavor is: Mint Chocolate Chip

Philip

I want to have a good experience in learning to work. I love making the waffle cones and dipping them in chocolate and decorating them. 

My favorite ice cream flavor is: Vanilla

Ben

I would like to serve ice cream. This job will help me gain social skills and job experiences. I'm good at making milkshakes.

My favorite ice cream flavor is:  Cookies and Cream

Jake

I like working with and meeting pretty girls. I love working with anything that has chocolate in it. I am good at remembering people's names. 

My favorite ice cream flavor is:  Chocolate