NEWS

  • CBS now on Amazon Smile

    https://smile.amazon.com/ch/13-3070655    YOU SHOP. AMAZON GIVES. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Community Based Services Inc whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. Support your charitable organization by starting your shopping atsmile.amazon.com.

  • CBS Receives Grant from Ronald McDonald House Charities

    The Tri-State Chapter of Ronald McDonald House Charities approved our request for support to offer music therapy sessions to the children whose families receive respite services from CBS. Music therapy as a recreational therapy is both enjoyable and beneficial, and can lead to improved communication and greater independence. We are delighted that we can offer this […]

  • Augie Brews for Autism

    Whether you attended the Augie’s Prime Cut fundraiser, donated, placed an ad, or contributed a Silent Auction gift, your support helped raise over $45,000 to support Community Based Services and Autism Speaks. Thank you for your generous support.

  • THERAP

    In 2014 CBS took steps towards implementation of an electronic record keeping system. The Therap system is aimed at increasing efficiency while transitioning the agency to a semi-paperless system.  

  • CQL

    In 2014 CBS rolled out a plan to become CQL compliant. Within one year we were able to have two staff become certified trainers and put over thirty staff through training to become CQL interviewers.

  • Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation

    CBS recently received a $7,000 award from the Doug Flutie, Jr. Foundation’s Allison Keller iPad Program. The purchase of iPads for a pilot program will be possible. In addition, this award will allow staff to receive appropriate training in use of new technology available through iPad applications. This initiative will assist our residents with communication […]

  • Good Reason

    We are proud to have the Thomas and Agnes Carvel Foundation sponsorship as we launch “Good Reason” and the Three Brown Dog Barkery, a social enterprise that will provide employment opportunities for people with disabilities to work along side those without disabilities. Support from the Thomas and Agnes Carvel Foundation will help CBS offer specialized […]

  • Special Olympics Thank You

    A very special “Thank You” to the following companies for their generous donations for Special Olympics: Preferred Business Forms, Inc. Network Synergy Nick’s Paint & Paper Scarborough & Tweed Rose & Kiernan Pen Serv Devine & Associates Martino Landscaping Hodgson Russ, LLP HealthSmart Ashworth Creative Arlene Santos Budget Blinds Frank Fanelli John Hobby Jr. Plumbing […]