Mission: To deliver comprehensive, recovery-focused services in a person-centered, outcome driven and responsive environment, respectful of the diversity and individual needs within the community.
Programs: New london outpatient - provides outpatient individual and group counseling, intensive outpatient day treatment, medication management and assessment services. The program also operates the cssd and federal probation contracts from this location.
yas right of passage program - a residential program that works primarily with young adults (18-25) who are diagnosed with a form of autism, pdd, aspergers, etc. In combination with an axis i diagnosis. The focus of the program is to teach and mentor these young adults and assist them and their families with achieving goals that they never thought they would be able to reach.
supervised apartment program - is a residential supported apartment program housing 21 individuals in single and two bedroom apartments and affording 24 / 7 staffing on the premise. The program is for adults 18+ with severe and persistent illness that require the supports and skills training in order to rehabilitated or habilitate the skills needed for independent living in the community. The program is staffed with an on-site program manager who oversees the day to day operations, a case manager who provides the case management needs of the 21 clients residing in the program, a rehabilitation specialist to teach skills development and support community integration and mental health workers to provide oversight, support and skills development.
A few months ago I attended a fund raiser for this organization. The persons involved with the event were very helpful, friendly and responsible. They were attentive to their guests and their tasks at hand. From my brief interactions I could see the volumteers were very dedicated to their organization and seemed committed to their cause. they seem to have a deep and valuable sense of community. That is a valuable thing.