Employment Services

SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM

 
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2-1-1 Northeast Region 2-1-1 Northeast Region
General Information
Description of ServiceHigh School students with disabilities attending Schenectady County school districts receive assistance in locating and participating in paid, community-based employment during the summer of their Junior year. Job coaching services are provided to help students learn required job duties, policies and other employer expectations in order to acclimate to the work setting. Students must be enrolled in their high school's special education program. Funding is provided either through the participating school district or NYS Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities (VESID). Employment occurs at businesses located throughout Schenectady County.
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 518-355-2390
Jill LaFlamme, Director of Employment Services
JillL@arcschenectady.org
 
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: SUMMER YOUTH EMPLOYMENT PROGRAM
This Service: Employment Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Developmental Disabilities (YF-1800)
Summer Youth Employment Programs (ND-6500.9800-850)