in the Field of
Becoming Independent Employment Services specializes in supporting individuals with developmental disabilities to become valuable and successful employees in the community.
Our events support the many programs and services we offer that help close to 1,000 men and women with disabilities.
What the community is saying about Becoming Independent
“Your participants bring a breath of fresh air. You can tell they really enjoy doing something that’s important, productive and helps others.”
Redwood Empire Food Bank
“When my son began the Autism Integrated Services pilot program he became happy again. He felt important and was treated with dignity and respect.”
Parent of Person Served
“We have worked with BI for nearly 10 years. During that time we have found them to be extremely customer focused, creative and 100% reliable.”
Becoming Independent Annually by the Numbers
Hours of Service
Rate of Satisfaction
Income Earned by People Served
*Includes an average of 90 attendees per month during this fiscal year served at community dances hosted by Becoming Independent at Steele Lane Center.
**Includes 2,700 hours of service during this fiscal year for service through community dances.