Community Employment & Placement Services

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Contact Information

Contact: Tara Mauricio, Employment and Training Director
Email Address:
Phone: 508-823-7134 x224
Alternate Phone: 508-823-5758 xVP
Fax: 508-824-5699

3 Maple Street Taunton, MA 02780
Area Served: Southeast

Map Location Community Employment & Placement Services


The Employment Department at PRIDE provides a variety of vocational services to adults with disabilities in order to explore, obtain, and maintain employment in the community. Working side-by-side with an Employment Specialist, people may receive assessments, skills training, job development and placement, and job retention services. 

 The program is funded by the Massachusetts Rehabilitation Commission (MRC), The Department of Developmental Services (DDS), the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind (MCB), the Statewide Head Injury Program (SHIP), private insurance and/or local school departments.

Service Types

  • Community Based Day Program
  • Job Counseling
  • Job Placement
  • Job Seeking
  • Job Skills
  • Job Support
  • Job Training

Program Type

  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Deaf
  • Developmental Disability
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Language Impairment
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Speech Impairment
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Services at Work
  • Sign Language
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: DDS, Dept of Labor