Workability

CSU Northridge Corporation

Workability

Region: Los Angeles

18111 Nrodhoff Street, 11-101

Northridge, CA 91330

Phone: 818-677-5298

Fax: 818-677-3361

Email: hfuco002@csun.edu

Website: CSU Northridge Corporation

Workability is a partnership between selected California schools and universities and the Department of Rehabilitation. Workability is designed to increase employment opportunities for students and other adults with disabilities.

Glendale Community College

Workability

Region: Los Angeles

1500 North Verdugo Blvd.

Glendale, CA 91208

Phone: 818-240-1000 ext 5529

Fax: 818-240-1345

Email: elleno@glendale.edu

Website: Glendale Community College

WorkAbility’s Purpose is to assist clients in identifying a career, job skills, interests, and to provide employment opportunities in the community.

Long Beach, CSU

Workability

Region: Los Angeles

1250 Bellflower Blvd.

Brotman Hall, Room 250

Long Beach, CA 90840

Phone: 562-985-8038

Email: bbradley@csulb.edu

Website: Long Beach, CSU

The Workability IV Program is a career development and job placement assistance program. The program is offered through the CSULB Career Development Center, Disabled Student Services, and the State Department of Rehabilitation (DR) for students and alumni with disabilities.

Los Angeles, CSU

Workability

Region: Los Angeles

5151 State University Drive

Administration Building Room 127

Los Angeles, CA 90032

Phone: 323-343-3140

Email: Jortega2@cslanet.calstatela.edu

Website: Los Angeles, CSU

Independent Living Centers are typically non-residential, private, non-profit, consumer-controlled, community-based organizations providing services and advocacy by and for persons with all types of disabilities.

San Diego Community College

Workability

Region: San Diego

3375 Camino Del Rio South, Suite 275

San Diego, CA 92108

Phone: 619-388-6984

Video Phone: 619-550-3968

Email: jdecarli@sdccd.edu

Website: San Diego Community College

The San Diego Community College WorkAbility III program provides guidance to students and helps them acquire the tools necessary to obtain successful employment. Their goal is to teach students the skills that will help them develop meaningful careers throughout their lives.

San Diego State University

Workability

Region: San Diego

5500 Campanile Drive, Calpulli Center 3101

San Diego, CA 92182

Phone: 619-594-8480

Email: lgagne@mail.sdsu.edu

Website: San Diego State University

WorkAbility IV promotes access and offers enhanced career services that empower students to choose, plan, and prepare for a career, meet academic and career requirements, also to secure and retain employment.

Feather River Community College

Workability

Region: Central Valley

570 Golden Eagle Ave.

Quincy, CA 95971

Phone: 530-283-0202 Ext. 255

Fax: 530-283-0709

Email: mlang@frc.edu

Website: Feather River Community College

WorkAbility III  is designed to increase employment opportunities for adults with disabilities. The program provides comprehensive pre-employment assessment and training for people with special needs who are making the transition from school to work, or from one line of work to another.

Fresno City College W.A.V.E

Workability

Region: Central Valley

1101 East University Avenue

Fresno, CA 93741

Phone/TDD: 559-442-8237

Video Phone: 559-478-2756

Fax: 559-442-8242

Website: Fresno City College W.A.V.E

The Disabled Students Programs and Services office was established in 1970 to provide supportive services for students with learning, physical and/or psychological disabilities.

Fresno, CSU

Workability

Region: Central Valley

5005 N. Maple Ave., Room 152

Fresno, CA 93740

Phone: 559-278-0125

Fax: 559-278-0132

Email: eananian@csufresno.edu

Website: Fresno, CSU

Workability IV is a specialized program at California State University, Fresno that provides pre-employment and job placement services for students and alumni with disabilities who are registered consumer of California Department of Rehabilitation.

Reedley College

Workability

Region: Central Valley

995 North Reed Avenue

Reedley, CA 93654

Phone: 559-638-0332

TTY: 559-638-0382

Website: Reedley College

Disabled Students Programs & Services (DSP&S) is designed to provide specialized services and accommodations that assist students with documented physical, psychological and learning disabilities reach their maximum potential while achieving their educational goals.

Sacramento City College

Workability

Region: Central Valley

3835 Freeport Blvd.

Sacramento, CA 95822

Phone: 916-558-2590

Website: Sacramento City College

WorkAbility III is a cooperative program between Sacramento City College and the California Department of Rehabilitation serving students with disabilities.

San Joaquin Delta College

Workability

Region: Central Valley

5151 Pacific Avenue

Stockton, CA 95207

Phone: 209-954-5151 ext. 6287

Website: San Joaquin Delta College

The Workability III program is designed to serve DOR clients who attend Delta College. DSPS works with other agencies, including the WorkNet Center as well as DOR to assist students to find employment upon completion of their educational program.

Desert Community College

Workability

Region: Desert Region

43-500 Monterey Avenue

Craven's Student Services Center, Room 101

Palm Desert, CA 92260

Phone: 760-773-2534

TTY: 760-773-2598

Fax: 760-776-0198

Email: dspsinfo@collegeofthedesert.edu

Website: Desert Community College

WA III offers a variety of services for students through a contract with the CA Department of Rehabilitation.

Oxnard College

Workability

Region: Central Coast Region

4000 South Rose Avenue

Oxnard, CA 93033

Phone: 805-986-5800

Website: Oxnard College

WorkAbility III is a program which is designed to help students with disabilities become employed and to work at their fullest potential. This program offers employment and support services to EAC students that are clients of the Department of Rehabilitation.

Ventura College

Workability

Region: Central Coast Region

Educational Assistance Center

4667 Telegraph Road

Ventura, CA 93003

Phone: 805-654-6300

Fax: 805-289-6015

Website: Ventura College

The Educational Assistance Center (EAC) promotes the educational and vocational potential of students with disabilities by supporting each student's integration into the mainstream of college life.  Students with learning disabilities, mobility, visual,  hearing, speech, or psychological impairments, acquired brain injuries, or other health impairments, such as seizure disorders or attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, are eligible for support services and special classes that are needed to fully participate in the educational process.

CSU, East Bay

Workability

Region: San Francisco Bay Area

25800 Carlos Bee Blvd.

Library Complex 2400

Hayward, CA 94542

Phone: 510-885-3868

Fax: 510-885-4775

Email: ben.servino@csueastbay.edu

Website: CSU, East Bay

The WorkAbility-IV (WA-IV) is a specialized program of Accessibility Services at California State University, East Bay (CSUEB) that provides pre-employment services for students and alumni with disabilities who are registered clients of the California Department of Rehabilitation.

College of Alameda

Workability

Region: San Francisco Bay Area

555 Ralph Appezzato Memorial Pkwy, D117

Alameda, CA 94501

Phone: 510-748-2337

Email: jrowland@peralta.edu

Website: College of Alameda

Workability is a partnership between selected California schools and universities and the Department of Rehabilitation. Workability is designed to increase employment opportunities for students and other community adults with disabilities.

University of California, Berkeley

Workability

Region: San Francisco Bay Area

260 Cesar Chavez, Student Center

Berkeley, CA 94720

Phone: 510-643-8492

Fax: 510-643-9686

Email: esthergreen@berkeley.edu

Website: University of California, Berkeley

WorkAbility IV, commonly referred to as "WAIV," is a collaboration between UC Berkeley, employers, students, and the California State Department of Rehabilitation. WAIV offers employment services to eligible DSP students.

Las Positas College

Workability

Region: San Francisco Bay Area

3000 Campus Hill Drive, Building 1300-B

Livermore, CA 94551

Phone: 925-424-1510

Fax: 925-424-1515

Email: tthompson@laspositascollege.edu

Website: Las Positas College

The WorkAbility III Employment Program provides supported employment services to disabled students at Las Positas College. Working with the State Department of Rehabilitation, the WorkAbility III Program provides job development, job placement, job coaching, and follow-up services.

Canada College

Workability

Region: San Francisco Bay Area

4200 Farm Hill Blvd., Building 5, Room 303

Redwood City, CA 94061

Phone: 650-306-3259

TDD: 650-306-3161

Fax: 650-306-3185

Email: blokr@smccd.edu

Working with the State Department of Rehabilitation, the WorkAbility III Program provides job development, job placement, job coaching, and follow-up services.

Diablo Valley College

Workability

Region: San Francisco Bay Area

Learning Center 107

321 Golf Club Road

Concord, CA 94523

Phone: 925-685-1230 ext. 2080

TDD/TTY: 925-682-0340

Fax: 925-687-1829

Website: Diablo Valley College

Workability's goal is to provide services and advocacy that result in the employment of DVC students with disabilities.

Laney College

Workability

Region: San Francisco Bay Area

900 Fallon Street, E-260

Oakland, CA 94607

Phone: 510-464-3572

Fax: 510-986-6913

Email: ejaw@peralta.edu

Website: Laney College

In collaboration with the State of California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR) and Laney College DSPS, the WorkAbility III Program assists students with disabilities to prepare for employment and to obtain job opportunities.

Napa Valley College

Workability

Region: San Francisco Bay Area

2277 Napa-Vallejo Highway, Bldg. 1600A

Napa, CA 94558

Phone: 707-259-8067

Fax: 707-259-8909

Email: cmbrown@napavalley.edu 

Ohlone College

Workability

Region: San Francisco Bay Area

43600 Mission Blvd., Room 7-228

Fremont, CA 94539

Phone: 510-659-6456

Email: aburdett@ohlone.edu

Website: Ohlone College

Workability III (WAIII) is a special program funded by the State of California Department of Rehabilitation. The main purpose of the program is provide vocational training, resources and employment assistance to qualified Deaf or Disabled Clients of the Department of Rehabilitation.

Santa Rosa Junior College

Workability

Region: San Francisco Bay Area

1501 Mendocino Avenue

637 Analy Village, Bldg. C

Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Phone: 707-524-1795

Email: mgrayson@santarosa.edu

Website: Santa Rosa Junior College

WorkAbility is a partnership program between Santa Rosa Junior College and the California Department of Rehabilitation, joining forces to provide training and support for students with disabilities to meet the workforce needs of the 21st century.

Skyline College

WorkabilityRegion: San Francisco Bay Area

3300 College Drive, BLDG 05-5132

San Bruno, CA 94066

Phone: 650-738-4123

Email: allen@smccd.edu

Website: Skyline College

The Workability III (WAIII) Program assists persons with disabilities to obtain and retain competitive employment. WAIII is a cooperative program between Skyline College and the California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR). WAIII serves people with disabilities who are clients of the DOR, and local employers who need qualified candidates to become part of their team.

Solano Community College

Workability

Region: San Francisco Bay Area

4000 Suisun Valley Road

Fairfield, CA 94534

Phone: 707-864-7136

Email: Candace.Roe@solano.edu

Website: Solano Community College

Cal State University, San Bernardino

Workability

Region: Inland Empire Region

Services to Students with Disabilities

5500 University Parkway, University Hall 183

San Bernardino, CA 92407

Voice/TDD: 909-537-7207

Fax: 909-537-7755

Email: waiv@csusb.edu

Website: Cal State University, San Bernardino

WorkAbility IV's (WAIV's) goal is to provide our students with the intellectual and emotional skills necessary to achieve their career goals. This will be accomplished by the individual student’s involvement with academic planning and their involvement with developing skills necessary to obtain future employment.

Chaffey College

Workability

Region: Inland Empire Region

Disability Programs and Services

5885 Haven Avenue, Campus Center East Rm 14

Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91737

Phone: 909-652-6379

TTY: 909-652-6393

Fax: 909-652-6386

Website: Chaffey College

WAIII is a cooperative program between Chaffey College and the State Department of Rehabilitation. It is based on an agreement stating that the Learning Development Center shall assist in the provision of vocational rehabilitation services including job placement to individuals with disabilities.

Mt. San Jacinto College

Workability

Region: Inland Empire Region

Disabled Students Programs and Services

1499 North State Street, Room 1112

San Jacinto, CA 92583

Phone: 909-487-3305

Fax: 951-487-0183

Email: dspssjc@msjc.edu

Website: Mt. San Jacinto College

Riverside Community College

Workability

Region: Inland Empire Region

Disabled Student Programs and Services

4800 Magnolia Ave., Admin Bldg Room 121

Riverside, CA 92506

Phone: 909-222-8508

Email: paula.mccroskey@rcc.edu

Website: Riverside Community College

San Bernardino Valley College

Workability

Region: Inland Empire Region

Disabled Student Programs and Services

701 S. Mt. Vernon Ave.

San Bernardino, CA 92410

Phone: 909-387-1629

Website: San Bernardino Valley College

WorkAbility III (WAIII) is a collaborative program between San Bernardino Community College and the State of California Department of Rehabilitation (DOR). The programs objective is to assist DOR clients/students develop employability skills and confidence.

University of California, Riverside

Workability

Region: Inland Empire Region

Services for Students with Disabilities

900 University Ave., 125 Costo Hall

Riverside, CA 92521

Phone: 951-827-3861

Fax: 951-827-4218

Email: specserv@ucr.edu

Website: University of California, Riverside

Victor Valley College

Workability

Region: Inland Empire Region

Disabled Students Programs and Services

18422 Bear Valley Road

Student Services 2, Building 50

Victorville, CA 92395

Phone: 760-245-4271, ext. 2212

TTY: 760-245-3313

Email:  sherri.pierce@vvc.edu

Website: Victor Valley College

CSU, Fullerton

Workability

Region: Orange County

800 N. State College Blvd, LH-208

Fullerton, CA 92831

Phone: 657-278-4560

Email: asardan@fullerton.edu

Website: CSU, Fullerton

The WAIV program is dedicated to providing students, who are registered clients of the Department of Rehabilitation, with career development tools and resources necessary to secure and retain career related employment after graduation from California State University, Fullerton.

Santa Ana College

Workability

Region: Orange County

1530 W. 17th Street

L-220N, Library Building, 2nd Floor

Santa Ana, CA 92706

Phone: 714-564-6255

Fax: 714-542-6985

Email: Sandy@sac.edu

Website: Santa Ana College

Workability III is designed to assist college students with disabilities to become productive members of the work force by providing the following services: job search seminar, video taped interview practices, resume/ application preparation, daily job club participation, job placement assistance.