September 12, 2018

Goodwill’s Community-Based Services (CBS) Program was established in 1991 with the goal of increasing choices for persons with developmental disabilities. CBS focuses on vocational placement in areas, such as retail, food service, assembly and light industrial.

The Community integration component provides training in the areas of safety skills, purchasing skills and self-advocacy. Services are offered at a Job Coach to Participant ratio of 1:1, 1:2, 1:3 or 1:4.

Location of Services

Program services are provided in the community. A Job Coach is assigned to each group and provides door-to-door transportation as well as daily support for six (6) hours.

Hours of Operations

Community-Based Services is open from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding major holidays.


There is no cost to participants, families or care providers. Regional Center of Orange County is the referring agency for Community-Based Services and fully funds the services provided.


Participants must be referred by the Regional Center of Orange County.

Accessing Services

We invite you to meet with our Admissions Coordinator to learn more about our programs and services. If you are interested in the program, please contact the Admissions Coordinator at 714.541.2540, ext. 2107.

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