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Center for Career Freedom
1 East Post Road, 2nd Floor
White Plains, New York 10601
Contact Person: Elizabeth Edgar, Director and CEO
Phone Number: (914) 288-9763, (914) 557-1318
Fax Number: (914) 683-9320
Email:
Web address: www.freecenter.org
Number of Yrs in Service: 19
Mission
Statement:
The center's ultimate goal and mission are one of empowerment, self-sufficiency, enrichment and independence for all our community members with disabilities through our unique 1:1 teaching. We are a NYS ED licensed business school and Microsoft certified/authorized Office applicaitons training center.

Disabilities Served:

Deaf or/and Hard of Hearing x
Visually Impaired  
Emotional / Psychiatric x Traumatic Brain Injured  x
Developmental Disabilities  x Physical Disabilities  x
Learning Disabilities  x Autism x
Medically Fragile  x    
Other Disabilities: Free of charge for students with disabilities 18 years and older. SSI/SSid eligible for Acces-VR Funding.

 

Ages Served:

0 to 5   22 to 65 x
6 to 21 (16+ must be of working age)   65 and over x

Recreation Services Provided:

Arts   Team Sports  
Biking    Tennis  
Camps   Theater  
Dance   Videography  
Horseback Riding   Wheelchair Sports  
Martial Arts   Writing  
Music   Yoga  
Social   Swimming  
Other Recreation: Pizza every third Thursday. Quiet lounge area. Relaxation activities.

 

Education Services Provided:

Early Intervention   High School  
Pre-School   Post Secondary  x 
Elementary/Middle School   Pre-Vocational  x
Professional   Assessments  
Other Education: Computer technical school teaching Microsof skill resulting in Mocrosof Certification.

 

Transportation Services Provided:

Public   Travel Training  
Private      
Other Transportation: 
 

Housing Services Provided:

Group Homes   Supported Apartments  
Other Housing:

 

Legal / Support / Advocacy Services Provided:

Guardianship   Assessments  
Pooled Trusts   Disability Rights Advocacy  
Supplemental Needs Trust   Disability Support Groups  
School Advocacy   Sexuality Awareness Counseling  
Other Legal / Support / Advocacy Services:
 
 

Medical Services Services Provided:

Clinical Services   Nutrition Counseling  
Dental   Psychiatric Psychological Services  
Adaptive Technology   Speech Therapy  
Occupational Therapy   Physical Therapy  
Other Medical Services:
 

Vocational Services Services Provided:

 

Diagnostic Vocational Evaluation x Sheltered Employment x
Vocational Training x Supported Employment x
Pre-Vocational Training x Competitive Employment x
Vocational Counseling x    
Other Vocational Services: Benefits and Economics of Recovery Counseling
 
Community Day Services Provided:
Day Habilitation   Drop-in Center  
Day Treatment   Psychological  
Supported Education   Pre-Employment  
Other Community Day Services: