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Building real skills with hands-on training

Training For a Future of Independence and Inclusion

At EmployAbility, we’re committed to providing innovative vocational training and promoting the inclusion of people with disabilities in community life. Through our PreVocational Training, participants learn tasks which build vocational skills and help prepare them for community employment.

Social Enterprise Turns Abilities Into Opportunities

Our four social enterprises raise revenue for our programs while creating real impact in the community. Through these programs, we help the people we serve gain a skill set, achieve a level of self-sufficiency, and build relationships in their community. Training for employment increases the participants’ self-esteem and prepares them for community employment.

EmployAbility Catering

EmployAbility Catering offers full-service catering services while also providing skills-based training in kitchen operations, food handling, and food service. When you hire EmployAbility Catering, you excite your guests with delicious food and help support programs that prepare adults with developmental disabilities for employment and community integration.


EmployAbility Custom Printing

EmployAbility Custom Printing is a full service custom screen printing shop. We specialize in high-quality customized napkins, buttons, t-shirts, bags, and other promotional items. We are competitively priced and our services include in-house design, artwork adaptation, silk screen and heat stamp printing. Trainees learn a full range of print shop skills including silk screening, button making, and heat stamping.


EmployAbility Packaging Assembly

EmployAbility Packaging Assembly helps individuals learn the skills needed to excel in exacting, detail-oriented work. We tailor our services to meet your needs, including special projects, rush orders, seasonal peaks, and re-work projects. Find out how partnering with us can help you achieve your production goals, control costs, and transform lives in our community.


EmployAbility Specialized Assembly

EmployAbility Specialized Assembly provides training with intricate wiring and small-part assemblies. Skills learned here are directly transferrable to hands-on jobs at industry leaders headquartered in the Savannah area.


EmployAbility Community Access Groups

EmployAbility Community Access Groups helps individuals with developmental disabilities connect with the community, engage with their peers, and participate in a variety of enrichment activities.


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Day Habilitation

Putting inclusion, community, and empowerment into practice

Community Employment

Lighting the path to jobs that become careers

Check Out Training In Action!

Sweet Success

Your generous support helped Julius move from training to triumph! Thanks to community support, Julius is building towards a more independent life. Your gift gave him opportunity to put his abilities to work as an active member of the community – the sweetest success...

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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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