About Us

Since 1942, the Center for Disability Services (CFDS) has served as a trusted community leader, providing innovative programs and services for individuals with intellectual and development disabilities here in the Capital Region. CFDS is proud to act as a bridge for our region, helping those with disabilities feel more connected to the communities in which they live, while also offering meaningful career opportunities for people seeking impactful, mission-driven work.

With more than 80 locations throughout 15 counties, CFDS provides programs and resources to more than 15,000 infants, children, adolescents, adults and seniors with disability diagnoses such as cerebral palsy, intellectual disabilities, multiple sclerosis, autism spectrum disorders, epilepsy, spina bifida and traumatic brain injury.

Some types of services we offer

  • Adult services
  • Respite services
  • Residential services
CFDS’ impact on the Capital Region extends beyond services, creating a myriad of new career opportunities. CFDS proudly employs ~2,700 team members – dedicated professionals committed to providing companionship, support and more to those with disabilities. As an employer, CFDS offers a rewarding work environment, flexible hours, as well as competitive benefits and opportunities for non-exempt work (when applicable).

The Center for Disability Services, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, is committed to the well-being of the people we serve, while providing opportunities which lead to independent lifestyles.

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Having a career with the Center for Disability Services means having a career that changes lives. We offer a variety of positions throughout the Capital District, making CFDS an ideal fit, regardless of where you call home. You’ll help individuals achieve goals, learn new skills, and increase their overall independence. Apply today to get started on the path to a fulfilling job that you’ll love!
314 South Manning Boulevard • Albany, NY 12208 • 518-396-5904
314 South Manning Boulevard • Albany, NY 12208 • 518-396-5904