Vocational Opportunities


Whetstone Industries provides many different vocational opportunities for individuals with disabilities.   From cleaning services to furniture restoration to secure document scanning, we offer jobs that are designed to fit each individual and help them lead productive and fulfilling lives. Please explore the pages below to learn more about Whetstone Industries!

Meet Our Staff!

 Document Shredding

We offer confidential document shredding.  Let us clean up your business or home office documents.  Documents can be dropped off at 440 Douglas Street, Mount Gilead, OH Monday-Friday between the hours of 8 AM-4PM.

Scanning Services

We can fill your needs for easy storage and searching capabilities by scanning  your documents into an electronic format.  Contact Terry at 419-947-9222 for pricing information.

Whetstone Weavers

Started in 1993 with some leftover chair cane, someone decided to weave a basket and that was the birth of Whetstone Weavers, now offering a large assortment of Hand-made baskets with practical and decorative uses.  Also available are Filled Gift Baskets for any occasion.  Call Tammy to place an order or stop by our gift shop at 440 Douglas Street.

Furniture Factory

Services provided include chair caning with four different styles of cane available.  Furniture stripping and re-finishing are also available.  Contact Tammy for a price quote at 419-947-9222.


We offer employment and training for a variety of production jobs.  Contact Terry at 419-947-9222 for more information.

Cleaning and Groundskeeping Services

We provide work and job training in our both of our facilities and through community employment opportunities.  For more information  contact Terry at 419-947-9222.