For more information, please email Leonard O Hansen, Ph.D., HTC Director of Operations, at
lhansen@howardtrainingcenter.com or call (209) 593-5630

HTC Culinary Services

HTC Culinary Service Clients, Culinary Coaches, and Chefs prepare, deliver, and serve daily meals to schools, clinics, and hospitals each day. We’re ready to bring our talents to your Institutional Setting!

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Our Mission: To provide meaningful opportunities
for adults with developmental disabilities to be a
part of their community.

We have expertly trained workers in our Culinary, our Landscaping, our Janitorial, and our Production Programs ready for opportunities in your business.
They come with their own Job Coach! Please contact Leonard O. Hansen, Ph.D., Director of Operations at job.development@howardtrainingcenter.com
or call or text (209) 596-2418.

HTC has qualified job candidates for your business!

Did you know that our 30 Culinary Clients in Training produce over 40,000 meals a month for schools, hospitals, seniors
in our County, and private events? They love their work and it shows!

Traveling Café and Catering Company

HTC’s Traveling Café and Catering Company brings our Clients and the Expertise of our Culinary Chefs who train them
to your Holiday Event! Book a dinner, and office party, a Holiday lunch or any special event with our Executive Chef
Kayrin Coddington, (209) 595-0398 or kcoddington@howardtrainingcenter.com

Production Unlimited

is long-established HTC Program teaching work skills and good job habits to adults with disabilities who are moving into the working world. Production Unlimited can produce work
for your company just as it has for many established firms in our area. Our clients process built mail invoices, re-label or add export labels to wine cases for our major vintners here, create finished products such as highway signs with reflectors, or many other projects that require accurate and timely completion of handwork projects. Please contact Lisa Ramsey, HTC’s Production Supervisor at lramsey@howardtrainingcenter.com or (209) 985-5412 for more information. Thank you.

Community Job Training

Community Job Training

HTC's Community Job Training program helps individuals with disabilities acquire and maintain competitive jobs through the Individual Placement Program. Learn More

About Us

About Howard Training Center

HTC has worked to create opportunity and supports for individuals with disabilities to hold a meaningful place in the community to the fullest extent of their abilities. Learn More

Support HTC

Your contributions will make a difference.

Your contributions will make a difference. Support HTC, by contacting HTC's Fund Development Department at (209) 593-5618 or email.


Hire Us

Adults with developmental or other disabilities are provided the opportunity to earn a paycheck while building valuable work and life skills.

Adults with developmental or other disabilities are provided the opportunity to earn a paycheck while building valuable work and life skills. View Hire Us Services

Latest News and Events

Board of Director Positions are Available in our new Fiscal Year

HTC continues a 66 year mission to create and sustain opportunities for our over 250 adults with disabilities in our programs. It’s rewarding service to be involved in our Board of Directors.

New Vendor for Senior Meals begins service on 1 July 2019

Stanislaus County has a new vendor for Senior Meals.

April 2019 Newsletter

In this newsletter you can read about "Acts of Kindness" at our Westley rest stop, how the "Power to Change" has impacted our HAL Program.