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Pre-Vocational Services​

Pre-Vocational programs are person centered services that are designed to assist approved individuals who are looking for support in discovering employment interests, assessing job readiness and creating a support program that has gainful employment as the ultimate goal.  Pre-Vocational services are available to adults over the age of 18 enrolled in the Office of People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) Home and Community Based Waiver Services throughout the GLOW region.


Hilltop is a site-based program located in Mt. Morris where individuals participate in a variety of work readiness groups, and when available paid piece rate packaging work.

Community Connections

Community Connections is a community-based program for individuals who are interested in learning work skills in their local community by participating in both volunteer and unpaid interest experiences, along with discovery, work readiness curriculum. Community Connections is based out of Leicester.


Path is a community based intensive program for individuals who want to participate in a more focused discovery, curriculum and intensive internships based on their interests and work readiness. Participants are chosen based on their readiness and interest in competitive employment. This program is based out of Leicester.

Lives Program

LIVES (Learning, Independence, Vocational, and Educational Skills) is a community-based partnership with SUNY Geneseo. This four-year program encourages students to participate in a non-matriculated program on the SUNY Geneseo campus, located in Geneseo. Students are engaged in campus activities, auditing classes, functional academic curriculum, and participating in unpaid internship experiences. Prospective students are required to undergo an application process for approval prior to admittance.

Batavia Community Pre-Vocational

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