• Respite

    For the past three years, Community Based Services has been offering quality in-home respite services to people from Poughkeepsie down through Yonkers. This year, we are happy to announce that our respite program will be expanding to include a site-based program in Poughkeepsie. The program will take place Monday through Friday from 3 pm to […]

  • “Gold Award” for CBS

    Congratulations CBS, and Director of Foods Services Allan Katz on winning the Putnam County Board of Health “GOLD AWARD” for Operational Excellence.

  • CBS Spring Newsletter

    Check out all the latest news from Community Based Services, and Good Reasons dog treats. CBS Spring 2017 Newsletter

  • The Thomas and Agnes Carvel Foundation!

    The Thomas and Agnes Carvel Foundation continues to show their support to CBS and the people we support. We are grateful for their most recent donation, and for their efforts to help us further enrich the lives of people with disabilities.

  • CBS Launches Employee Mentor Program

    CBS is proud to announce the launch of a new mentoring program.   Mentoring is a strategic approach to developing employees by pairing him or her with a more experienced person. The program is designed to provide a collaboration to expand the knowledge of participants in order to meet new challenges.   Staff interested in […]

  • Defensive Driving Course

    CBS employees are eligible to receive up to $60.00 reimbursement for the completion of a New York State motor vehicle approved defensive driving class.  To receive reimbursement, documentation of payment and certification of completion must be submitted to the Human Resources Department at our North Salem, NY office. For further details contact Maureen Duffy at: […]

  • Thank you to our donors

    A huge thank you to our 2016 year end campaign donors. We appreciate your continued generosity to support CBS, and the individuals we support. Brennan, Thomas Brown, Edmund L. Burquip Carver, Roberta Casey, Tom Elmezzi Foundation House Center Hardware, Inc. Ladd, Diana Luis, Frank Marcucilli, Robert Nordgren, Carol Penserv, Inc. Pre-Cycled Inc. Rappoccio, Birdie RW […]

  • Safety in the Workplace

    SAFETY IN THE WORKPLACE: I. Scope: Applies to all employees. II. Purpose: To minimize the risk of workplace injuries and ensure a safe working environment. III. Definition: To secure from harm and implement a course of action that may prevent injury. IV. Policy Statement: Community Based Services, Inc. is concerned about employees’ safety and the […]

  • Thomas & Jeanne Elmezzi Foundation

    CBS would like to thank the Thomas & Jeanne Elmezzi Foundation for their generous donation. This award will allow CBS to continue to offer services to the individuals we serve in our Without Walls Program, Life Skills Training and Vocational Training programs. Such programs are invaluable in preparing individuals for participation in activities in the […]

  • 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 […]