Assisitive Technologies: Braille embosser, Text to Speech (TTS)(JAWS software), screen enlargement software, video phone, height adjustable desks, adjustable chairs, voice recognition software (Dragon Naturally Speaking), and CTP is housed in a fully accessible building.
via Bus Lines, Para Transit: IMPORTANT: Please do not wear scented products or fragrances when visiting CTP, or the Ed Roberts Campus.
Rail Routes: Ashby BART: CTP is located on the 2nd floor of the Ed Roberts Campus (ERC), which is a universally designed, transit-oriented campus, built directly on top of the Ashby BART station in South Berkeley. Access into the ERC is available just to the left
Parking Lot Access: Street parking adjacent to facility. Pay for parking lot under and adjacent to facility.
CTP was started in 1975 by DOR and IBM in partnership with the Center for Independent Living. We have a business advisory committee of 300+ Bay Area companies who serve as reviewers, mentors and internship supervisors. Our job placement rate is 75% for graduates who stay involved with employment services.