|on the move
Community Access and
Training Services is now serv-
ing six individuals who had
previously not been fully sat-
isfied with their existing day
services. Community Access
and Training is providing them
all with new challenges which
they have taken to enthusias-
Newly appointed Program Director Lora Talbot
been hard at work reviewing
and revising the activities de-
signed to enrich the lives of individuals served by Berkshire County
According to Lora, Com-
munity Access and Training’s
ideal is eventual job integra-
tion through developing com-
munity connections for each individual. To that end Lora
and her staff are bringing in-
dividuals into the community to volunteer and to enjoy activities
that will connect them with other members of their community.
Martin Weinberg picks up mail at the main
office and delivers it to various day programs. He has also become
active in the Jewish Federation where he has made many new friends.
Shingo Yahi keeps busy volunteering at the Toy Library
| Shingo Yagi volunteers
at the Berkshire Family Toy Library, and he and David Johnson
enjoys going to the YMCA pool to open lap swim.
Lora’s very excited about
David Johnson enjoys the pool.
|the future of Community Access and Training. “We have lots of
exciting plans for the individuals, and we hope to get more and more people
involved with time.
Martin Weinberg and Amy Ahern