Options Employment and Community Based Day Services
85 Main Street
Watertown, MA 02472
Business Filing Type
Public and private transportation available. Transportation for consumers attending our programs
Hours of Operation
Monday through Friday, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM; evening and weekend hours by arrangement.
Wheelchair Ramps, Accessible Parking, Accessible Restrooms, Near Public Transportation, Able to serve clients in their wheelchair , Free Transport, Accessible Public Transportation, Services at Home, Services at Work, Sign Language
adults with intellectual, developmental and related disabilities including autism spectrum disorder, behavioral and mental health diagnosis, medical and physical handicaps.
Individuals are provided with career exploration, vocational training, job placement, job supports and follow-up services. Options participants also operate 2 business enterprises that provide on-the-job retail training experiences: ‘Gifts at Peppermint Place’ and ‘Sweet Deals Boutique.’ Over 80% of Options participants have been placed in community jobs earning minimum wage or higher.
Options Employment & Community Based Day Services program currently serves up to 100 participants at 4 program sites in Belmont and Waterrtown. Options provides a unique array of supports focusing on 5 major, inter-related areas: Employment &Employment Training, Volunteer Services, Social Relationships, and Recreation & Education.