Community-based Prevocational Training

Creating and Supporting Employment for Workers of All Abilities

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Are you excited to enter the world of work? CBS can prepare you with the academic, people, and job skills needed for success. Take the first step with our Community-based Prevocational Training. This training provides you with experiences to prepare you for jobs that pay minimum wage in an inclusive setting. Job coaching is provided to assist you with your needs at the internship sites within the community.

Community-based prevocational training


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Personalized Employment Plan

Get job skills training and job coaching support in a competitive employment environment.



Get matched to an internship in a community business leading to paid employment. Learn about the world of work, gain experience, acquire work skills, and build relationships.

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Pre-Work Experience

Get ready for the world of work in a setting matched just for you. Learn from volunteer and work experiences that help you get a paying job in the community.

We Prepare You for Success

Academic Skills


Math & Telling Time


People Skills


Firm Handshake

Eye Contact

Job Skills

Computer Training

Travel Training

Job Development

Resume Writing

Community Involvement

Pre-Work Program

Community-based Prevocational Training 

Eligibility & Enrollment


Must have OPWDD waiver for Supported Employment


Contact Jennifer Havrilla on the CBS Welcome Team at 914-236-1128.


CBS can help you navigate OPWDD Front Door.

Ready to Get Started?

We look forward to supporting you.

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