New York State Education Department: Adult Career and Continuing Education Services - AFB Directory Profile
New York State Education Department: Adult Career and Continuing Education Services
99 Washington Avenue
One Commerce Plaza
Albany, NY 12234
(518) 474-1711 (Local)
(518) 474-8802 (Fax)
(800) 222-5627 (Toll-Free)
(518) 474-5652 (TDD/TTY)
Hours of operation: 8:30am-5:00pm
Geographic area served: New York.
Debora Brown-Johnson, Assistant Commissioner - Vocational & Educational Services for Adults with Disabilities, (518) 473-1626
Howard Goldsmith, Executive Coordinator - Office of Adult Education and Workforce Development, (518) 474-8892
Kevin Smith, Deputy Commissioner - Office of Adult Education and Workforce Development, (518) 474-2714
Services for Adults
- Daily Living Skills/Independent Living Skills Training
- Administers 38 Independent Living Centers (private, community-based, non-residential).
- Employment/Job Training
- Offers service programs for employment, including vocational assessment, counseling, transition from school to work, job training and placement, job follow-up. Monitors Long Term Sheltered Employment programs.
Services for Children
- Education Services
- Adult Education Programs and Policy (AEPP); General Educational Development (GED); Bureau of Proprietary School Supervision (BPSS); Vocational and Educational Services for Individuals with Disabilities (VESID)