1819 West 'J' Street
Yakima, WA. 98902
509.453.0386 | 800.466.0387

Mission

We empower people with barriers to employment to achieve their highest potential in life and in the workplace.

Medical Laundry

Serving medical and commercial clients, Medical Laundry cleans up to 6k lbs of laundry daily.
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Wood Working

A custom shipping solutions center. We design and craft a wide range of custom pallets and containers.
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Janitorial Services

Specializes in the cleaning of government and state buildings and local community businesses.
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Supported Employment

Offering a complete scope of solutions based assistance to our clients and customers.
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Annual Report


As we approach 50 years in business we are continuing to expand our capabilities.
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We Make House Calls


we provide labor at your location to help with a variety of tasks
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Now CARF Certified


CARF certification is a very important credential to the providers of human services.
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You Can Help


Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Yakima Specialties Inc whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.
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Our Vision

  • Preparing

    Prepare and place people with barriers to employment due to mental, physical, and emotional challenges check

 

  • Opportunities

    Provide assessment job and life skills training, and experience resulting in increased opportunities for employment and learning potential

 

  • Empowerment

    Increase educational and occupational skills and workplace competitiveness Increase educational and occupational skills while decreasing social and economic dependency, thereby providing a higher quality of life and an enhanced workforce

News

09
FEB
2014
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How you can help

Yakima Specialties is happy to share that you can now support us through simply shopping as you normally would at Amazon. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Yakima Specialties Inc whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. You can select a...
23
JAN
2014

Terry Archer – commitment to continuous improvement

Terry has been expanding the services of Yakima Specialties including the CARF program. Recently Terry has progressed to the new level of a Full Service CARF surveyor. A CARF surveyor observes organizational practices, reviews appropriate documentation, answers questions, and...
11
NOV
2013

New YSI Executive Director Thomas P. Gannon

The Board of Directors of Yakima Specialties, Inc. has named Thomas P. Gannon as the next Executive Director effective November 11th, 2013. Mr. Gannon comes from Spokane, Washington as a business professional with seventeen years experience buying, selling, planning and...