Community Based Services, Inc.
3 Fields Lane
North Salem, New York 10560

Contact Person: Vicki M. Sylvester, Ph. D., Chief Executive Officer
Paulette Sladkus, Chief Operating Officer
Phone Number: (914) 277-4771
Fax Number: (914) 277-8956
Web address:
Number of Yrs in Service: 30 years

To provide a person-centered, team oriented planned program of care for the developmentally disabled, which ensures quality services developed according to the specific interests and abilities of each person.

 Disabilities Served:

Hearing Impaired Visually Impaired x
Emotional / Psychiatric Traumatic Brain Injured x
Developmental Disabilities x Physical Disabilities x
Learning Disabilities x Autism x
Medically Fragile x  
Other Disabilities: x


Ages Served:

0 to 5 22 to 65 x
6 to 21 x 65 and over x

Recreation Services Provided:

Arts x Team Sports x
Biking  Tennis
Camps Theater
Dance Videography
Horseback Riding Wheelchair Sports
Martial Arts Writing
Music x Yoga
Social x
Swimming x
Other Recreation:


Education Services Provided:

Early Intervention High School
Pre-School Post Secondary
Elementary/Middle School Pre-Vocational
Professional Assessments
Other Education:


Transportation Services Provided:

Public Travel Training
Other Transportation:


Housing Services Provided:

Group Homes x Supported Apartments
Other Housing: ICF and IRA


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

Vocational Services Services Provided:

Diagnostic Vocational Evaluation Sheltered Employment
Vocational Training x Supported Employment x
Pre-Vocational Training x
Competitive Employment
Vocational Counseling x
Other Vocational Services:

Community Day Services Provided:

Day Habilitation  x Drop In Centers
Day Treatments Psychosocial
Pre Employment
Supported Education
Other:  Community Habilitation, Respite, Day Habilitation Without Walls, ISS, Medicaid Service Coordination