Local Services

Local Area Transition-Related Businesses and Service Providers

Shrewsbury Youth and Family Services

Shrewsbury Youth & Family Services, Inc.(SYFS), is the town of Shrewsbury's private, non-profit community counseling and social services agency.


Established in 1983, Shrewsbury Youth &Family Services, Inc. serves people of all ages who either live or work in thetown of Shrewsbury. With a focus on "Strengthening Shrewsbury's Families." SYFS is able serve the youth, seniors,adults, and families of Shrewsbury.


Visit their website for more information on how they can assist transitioning youth.

 Worcester Regional Transition Authority  

The Worcester Regional Transit Authority (WRTA) is a regional transitsystem that services the City of Worcester and the surrounding 36 communities in the Central Massachusetts area with a bus fleet that includesmany diesel-electric hybrid buses. Visit WRTA website for more information.

 Central Mass Safety Council, Inc.  

CMSC Auto School

Individuals with physical, intellectual, emotional or social disabilities can learn to drive through our CMSC auto schools. CMSC will also make accommodations in their classroom and road lessons for students with learning disabilities and social emotional supports. CMSC has several vehicles that are adapted with hand controls and other equipment for learners that require additional accommodations.

To reinforce classroom instruction, all students are able to take FREE online practice tests in preparation for their Learner’s Permit test. CMRC will also assist students in dealing with the Registry of Motor Vehicles including the application process and testing.


To determine whether you will be eligible for a driver’s license, you can arrange for a in-person evaluation at our West Boylston, MA training facility. Please visit their website or call 508.835.2333 for an appointment or to discuss your particular situation with CMRC.

 Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School 

Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School is a dynamic and supportive school system that prepares students to meet the challenges of the future by providing a rigorous and relevant education in a safe and secure environment resulting in academic, career and technical proficiency.


Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School is the flagship of a school district that provides the tools and opportunites for career and academic success to thousands of learners each year. In addition to high school enrollment, which averages above 900, post graduates participate in adult day and evening programs, and students of all ages benefit from the evening programs offered by Assabet After Dark.


Assabet students choose a technical program in which to specialize after completing exploratory experiences in a variety of areas. Time in school is divided between the technical programs and a rigorous academic schedule.  Click here to visit the website.

 Easter Seals  

Easter Seals has been helping individuals with disabilities and special needs, and their families, live better lives for nearly 100 years. From child development centers to physical rehabilitation and job training for people with disabilities, Easter Seals offers a variety of services to help people with disabilities address life's challenges and achieve personal goals.


Easter Seals Massachusetts: 

484 Main Street, Denholm Building 

Worcester, MA 01608-1817 


Visit our Website 

Phone: (508)757-2756