DDS Regional Employment Services Department of Developmental Services

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Contact Information

Department of Developmental Services
Contact: Susan Banks, Community Systems Director
Email Address: susan.banks@state.ma.us
Phone: 413-205-0844

140 High Street Springfield, MA 01105
Area Served: West

Map Location DDS Regional Employment Services

Narrative

Regional Employment Services is a employment support agency funded by the Massachusetts Department of Deveopmental Services. We provide the following supports:

Competitive job placement
Employment counseling
Situational assessments and evaluations
Development of resumes and career plans
Assistance with determining training needs and educational coaching
Job development
Job coaching/retraining
Long term supports and career development

Service Types

  • Job Counseling
  • Job Placement
  • Job Seeking
  • Job Skills
  • Job Support
  • Job Training

Program Type

  • Jobs
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Developmental Disability
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
  • Fragile X Syndrome
  • Genetic Disorders
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Language Impairment
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Elevators
  • Services at Work

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service
  • Licensed By: DDS