Employment Services

NEW DIRECTIONS EMPLOYMENT SERVICES

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceNew Directions Employment Services offers transitioning students and adults with disabilities living in Schenectady County assistance in finding and maintaining community-based employment. Services include career assessment, job finding, job placement, job coaching and ongoing follow-along services. Individual and group placement opportunities are available, the latter being appropriate for individuals who require a greater level of structure and supervision to maintain employment.
LocationSchenectady
Geographical AreaSchenectady County
TerritorySITE LOCATION FOR THIS SERVICE

MAPLE RIDGE DAY CENTER
2999 Hamburg Street, Rotterdam, NY 12303
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-377-2186 Ext. 8240
Melissa Acosta, Senior Intake Coordinator
melissaa@arcschenectady.org
Intake RequirementsCall for details
 
Client Information
Target PopulationDisabled - Developmentally
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilitySchenectady County individuals diagnosed with either a developmental disability, mental illness or learning disability. All applicants must receive prior approval of NYS Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities (VESID).
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
 
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 214 State Street
Physical Site Address 2 PO Box 2236
Physical Site City, State, Zip Schenectady, NY 12301
Main Phone 518-372-1160
Fax 518-377-2189
Service Location Email webintake@arcschenectady.org
Web Address www.arcschenectady.org
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NYSARC - SCHENECTADY COUNTY CHAPTER
Affiliated Program: NEW DIRECTIONS EMPLOYMENT SERVICES
This Service: Employment Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Career Counseling (ND-2000.1500-160)
Developmental Disabilities (YF-1800)
Supported Employment (ND-6500.8120)