• Holiday Poem by Jasmine Evans

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year People spread laughter and cheer They sing Christmas carols for all of us to hear I can’t wait to see Santa and his Reindeer The holiday season is almost here I love when the magic appears I hear Santa’s sleigh bells far and near Santa’s love for […]

  • Toys for Tots

    A huge thank you to Toys for Tots for their generous holiday donation to CBS and the individuals we support. Happy Holidays!

  • CBS 2016 Employee of the Year

    Esther Barrett was chosen as the CBS Employee of the Year for 2016. Esther, who supports our individuals at our Hawkes Close IRA has been a dedicated employee with CBS for almost 10 years. Esther encourages the individuals to be independent and make their own choices, while promoting a clean and safe living environment for […]

  • CBS 2016 Holiday Newsletter

    Seasons Greetings from CBS, we wish you all a very happy holiday season, and a healthy 2017.  

  • CBS Social Media Policy

    Social Media Policy: Scope:      Applies to all employees. Purpose: At Community Based Services we understand that social media can be a fun and rewarding way to share your life and opinions with family, friends and co-workers.  However, use of social media as it relates to your career and to your employer also presents certain risks […]

  • CBS Day Hab WOW receives award!

    Congratulations to the CBS Day Hab WOW Program on their award from Dutchess Outreach. The CBS group was recognized for their “dedicated Service to the poor and hungry”

  • CBS Day Hab WOW Program Making News

    Community Based Services Day Hab WOW Program is always looking to create friendships within the local community. Our individuals and staff are always willing to help others in whatever way possible. Read more in this article by Mahopac News:

  • CBS-Cultivates Dreams on Time Warner Cable News

    201 Cream Street, Poughkeepsie, May 17th. Community Based Services celebrated its 1 year anniversary of the Dutchess Without Walls Program; Cultivating Dreams. The official Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was honored by the Dutchess County Regional Chamber of Commerce and was all captured by Time Warner Cable News (Hudson Valley) Click the link to see the wonderful […]

  • Thank you to our Special Olympics Sponsors

    Huge thank you to all the CBS Special Olympics Sponsors. We appreciate your continued support. Good Reasons Thomas & Agnes Carvel Foundation Augie’s Prime Cut Rooster’s Nick’s Paint & Paper PenServ, Inc. Rose & Kiernan Scarborough & Tweed Lehman Newman Flynn Vollaro CPA’s Vitolite Electric Sales Co, Inc. Network Synergy Joseph DiNome Buchanan Home Center […]

  • CBS Cultivates Dreams in Poughkeepsie

    Community Based Services Cultivates Dreams In Poughkeepsie Kathy Reakes 04/08/2016 The Community Based Services program Cultivating Dreams, which grows vegetables and plants, has become so successful that participants can’t wait for the snow to thaw to get back to planting. POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. — Community Based Services (CBS), which offers individuals with autism and other developmental […]