To exercise safety, respect, and responsibility in and out of the home, while developing independent living skills, gaining vocational experience, and successfully integrating within the community.
The Village House offers a “bridge” for residents as they transition to adulthood. The focus is to increase independent living skills and offer experience in independence through supportive education, mentoring, community integration, and self-determination. Special attention is given to building residents confidence and functionality, teaching independent living skills and supporting increased knowledge of local resources and systems that serve adults.
Heather Barton, Program Director
- Program Type: Residential
- Service Types: Behavioral Health Services
- Gender: Male
- Capacity: 3
- Ages: 17-22 years old
- Length of Stay: 1.5 years (average)
- Department of Mental Health (DMH)
- Department of Children and Families (DCF)