Employment Services

JOB ASSISTANCE

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceProvides assistance to eligible persons to help them obtain and maintain employment. Services and training funds are provided to employers to assist in hiring or retaining persons with disabilities. Evaluations, assessment of skills-aptitudes-interests, vocational guidance and counseling, VOC exploration, Training-college, VOTEC, trade schools, on site job development assistance- On Job Training, job coaching, job search skills training, follow up services for retention.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany, Columbia, Fulton, Greene, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schoharie, Warren and Washington
TerritoryLocations servicing Fulton, Hamilton, & Montgomery

Utica District Office
207 Genesee Street, Utica, NY 13501, 315-793-2536, www.acces.nysed.gov/vr/utica.htm

Gloversville Satellite Office
199 south Main Street, Gloversville, NY 12078, 518-773-2884, www.acces.nysed.gov/vr/utica.htm
Public TransportationCall for details
Facility/ADA AccessCall for details
Intake ProcedureCall 518-473-8097
Intake RequirementsCall for information or walk in to apply
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish
EligibilityDisabled individuals age 16 and older who want to work.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 Albany District Office
Physical Site Address 2 80 Wolf Road, Suite 200
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12205
Main Phone 518-473-8097
TDD Phone 518-457-2318 TTY
Other Phone 800-272-5448 Toll Free
Fax 518-457-4562
Web Address www.vesid.nysed.gov
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: ADULT CAREER AND CONTINUING EDUCATION SERVICES-VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION (ACCES-VR) - CAPITAL REGION
Affiliated Program: JOB ASSISTANCE
This Service: Employment Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Comprehensive Job Assistance Centers (ND-1500)
People With Disabilities/Health Conditions (YJ-8750)