CAREER SUPPORT SERVICES

CAREER SUPPORT SERVICES

 
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides adults who have disabilities with the training and support needed to succeed in business and industry. Eligibility is determined through individual assessment conducted by CSS staff. All training includes placement services. Assessment to Placement Express (APEX) This provides customized diagnostic vocational evaluations for adults with disabilities, and immediate job placement for those who are work-ready. This Level III Vocational Assessment includes comprehensive individualized evaluations. One-on-one individual situational assessments in potential training/work-interest areas are a unique feature of APEX. Intensive Support Program (ISP) This program offers 200-hour vocational training courses, which prepare individuals for employment in a field that meets job market needs. Training is done in the professional atmosphere of Barry Tech, and at actual job sites. Courses, which are offered in the spring and fall, include Building Maintenance, Direct Care, Food Service, Industrial Housekeeping, Office Automation, Stock and Inventory, Auto Lube Specialist, Airport Maintenance program, and Cashiering/Customer Service. The program includes appropriate job placement and provides support services. Contact the Career Support office at (516) 622-6832, at adultreg@nasboces.org or stop by the Career Support office. Call for more detailed information.
LocationNassau
Geographical AreaGarden City, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Client Information
Target PopulationDisabled - Developmentally
 
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Michele Cohen
Contact's Phone (516)622-6870
Contact's Email mcohen1@nasboces.org
Physical Site Address 1 1196 Prospect Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Westbury, NY 11530-9195
Mailing Address 1 1196 Prospect Avenue
Mailing Address 2 PO Box 9195
Mailing City, State, Zip Westbury, NY 11530-9195
Main Phone (516)622-6832
Fax (516)333-9384
Web Address www.adultednassau.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateNov18
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NASSAU BOCES DEPARTMENT OF REGIONAL SCHOOLS AND INSTRUCTIONAL PROGRAMS
Affiliated Program: CAREER SUPPORT SERVICES
This Service: CAREER SUPPORT SERVICES
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Developmental Disabilities (YF-1800)
Disability Related Center Based Employment (ND-6500.1800)
Employment Preparation (ND-2000)
On the Job Training (ND-2000.3500-630)
Technical/Trade Schools (HD-6000.9000)
Vocational Assessment (ND-2000.9000)
Vocational Education (HH-9000)