Community Work Services (CWS)

Filed Under: Employment
Location
174 Portland Street
#2
Boston, ma 02114
Phone
Phone: 617-720-2233
Fax: 617-367-4759
Online
Website
Services

Founded in 1877, CWS helps people who face barriers to work obtain employment and achieve greater self-sufficiency through innovative job training, placement, and support services. Programs and support services include:

Education: The Career Design School 

Economic Development

  • Food Service & Catering
  • Mailroom Operation Services
  • Packaging and Fulfillment Center

Occupational Health

  • CWS has a long history of serving people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (I/DD) and delivering innovative services designed to help them achieve their greatest potential

Workforce Development

  • Work Readiness
  • Job Placement
  • Post-Placement
  • Case Management
  • Legal Assistance & Benefits Counseling

 

Service hours

Office and Program Hours: M – F: 8am - 4:00pm

Requirements & Restrictions

All of CWS services have specific eligibility requirements. Interested candidates are encouraged to attend an agency tour to learn more about the program and their requirements. Tours are held year-round, every Wednesday at 1pm. Reservations are not required.

Cost
Cost depends on the program and funding or referral source
Languages

English, Spanish

Transportation

While every effort is made to provide current and accurate information for the agency descriptions and hours of operation, it is recommended to call the agency to verify the information before visiting.

Last updated January 18, 2021

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