Lyell (at ArcWorks)
Prevocational Services

ArcWorks is an integrated manufacturing business operated by The Arc of Monroe. Our business offers prevocational services to prepare people to gain employment readiness skills through a combination of classroom learning and paid work activities.

ArcWorks assembly

About this service:

Located at Canalside Business Center in the city of Rochester, ArcWorks has a fully accessible cafeteria, easy access to restaurants and shops, and an RTS bus stop conveniently located outside the main doors.

As a manufacturing business, ArcWorks is committed to working with people with I/DD on developing new job skills in areas including packaging, assembly, kitting, order fulfillment, etc.


People enrolled in Lyell prevocational services will gain valuable employment readiness skills to support them in successfully securing paid employment in our community.


Eligible for OPWDD Community Prevocational Services

At least 30 minutes of community independence

Able to self-medicate

No community Behavior Support Plan

To learn more about this service, contact the Community Outreach Coordinator at (585) 672-2222 or fill out the form below.

Quick Facts

Takes place at ArcWorks, a manufacturing business in the city of Rochester

Gain important community employment readiness skills

Includes classroom learning and paid work activities

Get a glimpse of the Lyell (ArcWorks) Prevocational Program through The Arc of Monroe by viewing the video below.

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