What are Residential Services?
Our Adult Residential Services provide community-living opportunities for people with autism and other developmental disabilities over the age of 21 throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties on Long Island.
These community-based homes provide the opportunity for individuals with developmental disabilities to live as independently as they can and become integral community members, neighbors, co-workers, and volunteers.
Homes are designed to accommodate the individual preferences and needs of the men and women who live in them. Each individual is encouraged to become an integral member of the community in which they live based on their preferences, interests, and responsibilities. Their supports are provided by highly trained Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) and clinical professionals.
Supports and Services
Individual Service Plans are team driven and aim at providing training and supports in the following areas:
- Communication and Choice
- Self-Help and Personal Hygiene
- Personal Safety, Self-Protection, and Emergency Skills
- Coping Skills
- Social Skills and Relationship Building
- Personal Money Management
- Decision-Making and Problem-Solving
- Self-Direction and Travel
- Cooking, Shopping, and Home Maintenance
- Recreation and Physical Fitness
- Personal Health and Medical Needs
- Career Guidance and Development
- Community Participation
For more information, please contact:
Laura Ollett, Director of Residential Services
Kim Mudano, Director of Residential Services
For admissions-related questions, please contact:
Allan Berkowitz, Revenue Support Coordinator