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

Fiscal Year 2023
Financial & Programmatic Results
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Power of Possible Stories

Lyanet Vasquez

Lyanet Vasquez “Being homeless is just not an excuse.” Lyanet is an energetic 32-year old mother of six. She has her hands full, especially as a mom living

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Donald Haynesworth

Donald Haynesworth “I have a whole new life, a whole new energy. It’s a great feeling. CWS is allowing me to be the man I want to be,

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Danielle McInnis

Danielle McInnis “I felt like I needed more. I needed a push. I needed to build my career more. So, I decided to start something new. And CWS

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Our Programs provide a mix of classroom learning and hands-on training to help participants develop technical and interpersonal skills to become successful in today’s competitive job market.

Building Careers

Our Career Design School provides participants with immersive, skills-based learning in a number of high-growth sectors, allowing them to explore, train and thrive in a new career.

Empowering the Workforce

We work in close partnership with employers to deliver training programs that focus on helping those with developmental disabilities build in-demand skills for the workplace.

Jump-Starting Opportunity

We connect skilled workers with employer partners to help fill critical staffing gaps and bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to the workplace.

Ongoing Support

Case managers help participants develop short- and long-term employment goals and provide ongoing post-placement services, legal assistance and counseling.

Call us for more information on how to work with us: (617) 720-2233

Metrics that Matter: Fiscal Year 2021

People Served
Job Placements
Educational Achievement or Career Design School Graduates
0 %
Graduation Success Rate
Have an Identified Support System
Received Wellness Services

In the final quarter of FY 2021, the average full-time salary earned was

$ 0

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