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What We Do

Target Community & Educational Services, Inc. (Target) is dedicated to its mission to
enhance the lives of children and adults with intellectual and developmental
disabilities through quality, community-based residential, educational, 
vocational, recreational, and family support services.

Masters Degree program in Human Services Management

  • In partnership with McDaniel College.
  • Students intern for two years as live-in Community Living Managers in Target's homes and Apartment Program.
  • Graduate students are not only well-educated, but highly motivated to complete two full years in this program, gaining real-life experiences along with the degree.

Community Living Program (Carroll County)

  • Eight homes integrated within the community.
  • Occupied by three clients who are supervised by two live-in counselors. 

Apartment Program (Montgomery County)

  • Creates an independent, private living environment for people with intellectual and other disabilities who are higher functioning, providing 24-hour on-site supervision.
  • The majority of these individuals have jobs in the community and engage in community activities, but require assistance with transportation, financial issues, and other daily living skills.

Community Personal Supports (Carroll & Montgomery Counties)

  • Delivers supervision, support and direct care to individuals who choose to live with their families or in their own homes.
  • Provides vital services to promote independent living.

Day Services Program (Carroll County)

  • Offers an individualized and structured approach in assisting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
  • The goal is met through individual and small group activities in areas including education, recreation, and volunteer opportunities within the community.

Employment Services Programs (Carroll & Montgomery Counties)

  • Offers comprehensive and individualized job training and placement.
  • On-going support for persons with intellectual and other disabilities.
  • Helping Marylanders with disabilities earn a competitive wage in the community while enriching the area workforce.

Rehabilitation Program (Carroll County)

  • Works in unison with the Division of Rehabilitation Services (DORS) in Carroll County to offer individualized assistance in acquiring and maintaining competitive employment.
  • Provides structured help in the job search process, job skills training, work etiquette and job retention.

Post-Secondary Education Programs (Carroll County)

  • Partners with local educational institutions to offer specialized learning opportunities to students with intellectual and other disabilities as they exit the school system.
  • Provides students with individualized, independent living and academic skills instruction in subject matters including community socialization, personal finance, job search, and employment retention.

Autism Waiver Service Coordination Program (Carroll County)

  • Provides service coordination and support to families who have children with autism under the auspices of the Maryland State Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and the Maryland State Department of Education.

For more information about individual programs, please refer to specific pages on this site or call Target Community & Educational Services, Inc. at 410-848-9090 in
Carroll County or at 240-632-1434 for information on Montgomery County services.


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Carroll County Office | 111 Stoner Avenue, Westminster MD 21157
Phone: (410) 848-9090 / 888-831-3476 | Fax: (410) 848-7409

Montgomery County Office | 438 N. Frederick Avenue, Suite 325, Gaithersburg, MD 20877
Phone: (240) 632-1434 | Fax: (240) 632-1189