Welcome to Modest Community Services Association, Inc.

Modest Community Services Association, Inc. (MODEST) is a not-for-profit voluntary Agency that was approved and regulated by the New York State Office For People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) to provide active support and services to people with developmental disabilities of all ages and their families. Our clinical and support staff members have a direct and larger impact on the quality of life experience of the people we serve.

Individuals with developmental disabilities are affected by many social and environment factors. MODEST’s therapeutic framework combines person-centered planning and innovative habilitation support and services that are developed to inspire the individuals receiving services to live as independently as possible within their community.

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Your Choice of Connection

Modest has a wide range of services, from medicaid to referral services Read More

Group Day Habilitation Program

blendeddayprog1MODEST Group Day Habilitation Program offers support and services; that give a person with intellectual disabilities the opportunity to be productive in the community. Services are delivered through a variety of structured training sessions at MODEST Day Habilitation Center. Read more …

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Communication at Work

Communication is an important part of society and humankind. Communication is letting you share your thoughts, emotions, feelings, beliefs, views, ideas, goals in life, your dreams, wishes and everything you want with people Read more…

My Unforgettable Moment

Two years ago on my siste’s birthday (January 22), she donated her kidney to me. While she had laser surgery Read more…


Some of my favorite hobbies are bowling, video games and drawing. Although bowling is my favorite Read more…

Latest News

Modest Community Services is hosting a Dinner Dance Gala “Have a Heart” to honor Councilman Steve Matteo, Ona Ezeonyim & People’s United Bank on Saturday, October 14, 2017 at LiGreci’s Staaten, Staten Island


  • Each Service Coordinator that MODEST has been assigned to Larry has been compassionate and knowledgeable about the needs of adults with a handicap and how difficult it can be for them to express themselves.

    Mrs. Hazel L. Lee Mother
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