Vocational Services Program Valley Educational Associates

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Contact Information

Valley Educational Associates
Contact: Kate DaSilva, Executive Director
Email Address: valleyeducational@comcast.net
Phone: 4133494120
Fax: 4133494122

PO Box 46 Hatfield, MA 01038
Area Served: West

Map Location Vocational Services Program



Employment Services

  • Job finding
  • Supervised jobs in community*
  • Sheltered work **

Vocational Training

  • On-the-job training
  • Social skills development
  • Furniture making
  • Retail store duties
  • Benchwork

Professional Services

  • Vocational Rehabilitation
  • Psychological Assessment and Consultation
  • Counseling
  • Career Assessment
  • Resume Writing
Vocational Services Program
The program is a job readiness program that encompasses social skills combined with hands on job training techniques. It is a progression program in which participants work toward a job preparedness. This program opens with a basic understanding of simple communication skills and developing a true understanding of job site awareness.
Accessible Parking, Accessible Restrooms, Able to serve clients in their wheelchair Valley Educational Associates 23 – 59, 60 + Hatfield Kate DaSilva valleyeducational@comcast.net 4133494122 4133494120 15222 Vocational Services Program Applied Behavior Analysis, Community Supports Program, Day/Work Activity, Jobs, Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure, Relationships/Friendships, Self-Advocacy Training, Support Groups, Transition, Vocational 6) West Community Based Day Program, Day Activity, Disability Awareness, Job Counseling, Job Placement, Job Seeking, Job Skills, Job Support, Job Training, Self-Advocacy - Life Skills, Self-Advocacy - Recreation and Leisure, Skills Training, Socialization Activities PO Box 46 Executive Director https://valleyeducational.org/vocational-services/ 01038 Asperger's Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder/Hyper Activity Disorder, Autism Spectrum, Behavior Disorder, Birth Defects, Blind, Brain/Head Injury, Cerebral Palsy, Chromosome Disorders, Developmental Disability, Dual Diagnosis - ID/MI, Elderly Person with disabilities, Epilepsy/seizure Disorder, Learning Disabilities, Multiple Disability, Multiple Sclerosis, Visual Impairment Local Area Executive Director Spanish CHICOPEE, WEST HAFIELD, HATFIELD, SPRINGFIELD

Service Types

  • Community Based Day Program
  • Day Activity
  • Disability Awareness
  • Job Counseling
  • Job Placement
  • Job Seeking
  • Job Skills
  • Job Support
  • Job Training
  • Self-Advocacy - Life Skills
  • Self-Advocacy - Recreation and Leisure
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Applied Behavior Analysis
  • Community Supports Program
  • Day/Work Activity
  • Jobs
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure
  • Relationships/Friendships
  • Self-Advocacy Training
  • Support Groups
  • Transition
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Disorder/Hyper Activity Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Birth Defects
  • Blind
  • Brain/Head Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chromosome Disorders
  • Developmental Disability
  • Dual Diagnosis - ID/MI
  • Elderly Person with disabilities
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Multiple Disability
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: Office of Quality Enhancement
  • Licensed By: The Department of Developmental Services