Community Employment Services

Hiring Solutions Training & Support Services • Measurable Results Dedicated Employees


All people, regardless of disability, are entitled to the opportunity of employment and to receive equal pay for a job well done. The Arc’s Community Employment Services empower people to discover their employment goals, interests and strengths, and receive job development and successful placement assistance with satisfied business partners throughout Ventura County.


We work with local businesses who offer opportunities for qualified candidates to obtain meaningful employment alongside people without disabilities. The Arc is a source for highly motivated and reliable employees who can assist employers to reach their business goals.




“The Arc participants brought heart to the company, which made us better people.”

Cheryl, Implantech








The Arc helps businesses hire smarter, add value to their workplace, and create a culture of diversity of inclusion. Our goal is to create a seamless, effective and efficient hiring process to integrate talent with opportunity to increase a corporations’ productivity. New hires receive training and skills necessary to succeed in the workplace. Our team supports businesses throughout the entire hiring process; from recruitment to placement; disability inclusion and diversity training for all team members, and continuing on-the-job support for new employees.


Our Community Employment Services assist individuals to obtain employment they can be proud of, achieve their goals towards independence, as well as provide a reliable workforce solution that benefits businesses throughout Ventura County.


For additional information regarding Community Employment Services, including becoming an employment partner, contact:


Riki Tamanaha, Program Manager – (805) 650-8611, Ext. 1560