Options Employment and Community Based Day Services Beaverbrook STEP, Inc.

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Contact Information

Beaverbrook STEP, Inc.
Contact: Virginia A. Connolly, Executive Director
Email Address: vaconnolly@beaverbrookstep.org
Phone: 617-926-1113

85 Main St Watertown, MA 02472
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Options Employment and Community Based Day Services

Narrative

Individuals are provided with career exploration, vocational training, job placement, job supports and follow-up services.  Options participants also operate 2 business enterprises that provide on-the-job retail training experiences:  ‘Gifts at Peppermint Place’ and ‘Sweet Deals Boutique.’  Over 80% of Options participants have been placed in community jobs earning minimum wage or higher.

 Options Employment & Community Based Day Services program currently serves up to 100  participants at 4  program sites in Belmont and Waterrtown.  Options provides a unique array of supports focusing on 5 major, inter-related areas: Employment &Employment Training, Volunteer Services, Social Relationships, and Recreation & Education.

Wheelchair Ramps, Accessible Parking, Accessible Restrooms, Near Public Transportation, Able to serve clients in their wheelchair , Free Transport, Accessible Public Transportation, Services at Home, Services at Work, Sign Language Beaverbrook STEP, Inc. 19 – 22, 23 – 59, 60 + Watertown Virginia A. Connolly vaconnolly@beaverbrookstep.org 617-926-1113 14872 Options Employment and Community Based Day Services Jobs, Vocational 2) Greater Boston Community Based Day Program, Family Support, Job Counseling, Job Placement, Job Seeking, Job Skills, Job Support, Job Training, Skills Training, Socialization Activities, Travel 85 Main St Executive Director https://beaverbrookstep.org/day_programs.html 02472 MassHealth Alzheimer's Disease, Asperger's Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder/Hyper Activity Disorder, Autism Spectrum, Behavior Disorder, Blind, Brain/Head Injury, Cerebral Palsy, Chronic Health Impairment, Deaf, DeafBlind, Developmental Disability, Dual Diagnosis - ID/MI, Elderly Person with disabilities, Epilepsy/seizure Disorder, Hard of Hearing, Intellectual Disabilities, Learning Disabilities, Mental Illness, Multiple Disability, Nonverbal Communication, Physical Disabilities, Smell/taste Disorders, Speech Impairment, Visual Impairment Local Area Executive Director American Sign Language BOSTON, BRIGHTON, CAMBRIDGE, NEWTON, SOMERVILLE, WALTHAM, WATERTOWN

Service Types

  • Community Based Day Program
  • Family Support
  • Job Counseling
  • Job Placement
  • Job Seeking
  • Job Skills
  • Job Support
  • Job Training
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities
  • Travel

Program Type

  • Jobs
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Blind
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Health Impairment
  • Deaf
  • DeafBlind
  • Developmental Disability
  • Elderly Person with disabilities
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Multiple Disability
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Speech Impairment
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • American Sign Language

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Free Transport
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Services at Home
  • Services at Work
  • Sign Language
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: DDS
  • Fees: MassHealth
  • Licensed By: DDS