Community Employment Services – Worcester Viability

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Contact Information

Viability
Contact: Deborah Sanborn, Director
Email Address: info@viability.org
Phone: 508-755-5387 x211
Fax: 508-755-5743

65 James St. Suite 10 Worcester, MA 01603
Area Served: Central

Map Location Community Employment Services - Worcester

Narrative

Community Employment is a supported employment program that helps individuals with disabilities find and maintain jobs in the community. 

The Community Employment program matches employer needs with qualified workers with disabilities.

CE staff support clients through:

  • Vocational exploration
  • World of Work employer tours
  • Job coaching and training

CE staff support employers through:

  • Job analysis
  • Employee matching
  • On-site training
  • Job coaching and follow along

Community Enterprises has been a pioneer in the movement of helping individuals with disabilities transition from sheltered employment to community based employment since the late 1970's. The organization works with over 300 employers in meeting their staffing needs with qualified individuals with disabilities. 

Service Types

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

Program Type

  • Jobs
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Brain/Head Injury
  • Deaf
  • Developmental Disability
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Multiple Disability
  • Physical Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22

Languages Spoken

  • American Sign Language
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Services at Work
  • Sign Language

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: CARF
  • Fees: Free Service
  • Licensed By: DDS, MRC