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Help change lives every day

Looking to make a difference in the lives of people with disabilities? Get involved at EmployAbility by becoming a volunteer, making a donation, or becoming an Ability Advocate!

We offer a variety of opportunities to engage with the people we serve, whether you’re interested in one-on-one volunteering, donating money to a specific program, or looking for an opportunity to do something meaningful with a group of co-workers or friends.

EmployAbility also welcomes students interested in interning with us or completing service learning hours.

Make A Difference

There are many ways you can support the life-changing work happening at EmployAbility.

Check Out Ability in Action!

Making It Work In The Kitchen

When Felita joined the Community Employment Services program in 1989, her goal was simple – she wanted to find a job. With help from one of our employment specialists, she found a full-time job that fit her skills and her interests.  Her hard work...

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2017: A Year in Review

As the days remaining in 2017 are quickly flying by, let us take a few moments to reflect on a wonderful year that was full of change and growth for Coastal Center for Developmental Services. New Executive Director Dr. Ken Boyd was no stranger to the agency when he...

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Coastal Center Empowers

Innovative programs lead the way to inclusion and independence Since 1951, Coastal Center for Developmental Services has been an organization whose purpose is to empower people with developmental disabilities to live the fullest life possible through advocacy,...

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