Fall River Life Skills

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Contact Information

Community Connections Inc.
Contact: Rhonda Partridge, Service Director
Email Address: rkershaw@communityconnectionsinc.org
Phone: 508-678-1210
Fax: 508-677-4515

125 Hartwell Street Fall River, MA 02721
Area Served: Southeast

Map Location Fall River Life Skills


Serves developmentally disabled adults who have the ability to benefit from dailiy living skills training, enabling them to function more independently, with support, in their community. Community-based activites and volunteer opportunities are an integral part of the program. Physical, occupational, speech and behavioral therapies are avialable. Skills training includes computer skiils, nutrition and meal planning, exercise programs, health and safety skills, budgeting and social interaction.

Wheelchair Ramps, Elevators, Accessible Parking, Accessible Restrooms, Near Public Transportation, Able to serve clients in their wheelchair , Medical Needs, Accessible Public Transportation Community Connections Inc. 19 – 22, 23 – 59, 60 + Fall River Rhonda Partridge rkershaw@communityconnectionsinc.org 508-677-4515 508-678-1210 9720 Fall River Life Skills Assistive Technology and Equipment, Communication, Counseling, Day/Work Activity, Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure, Relationships/Friendships, Self-Advocacy Training 4) Southeast Case Management, Day Activity, In-program Transportation, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Relationship/Friendship Trainings, Self-Advocacy, Self-Advocacy - Health and Safety, Self-Advocacy - Life Skills, Socialization Activities, Speech Therapy 125 Hartwell Street Service Director https://www.communityconnectionsinc.org/services/life-skills/ 02721 MassHealth, Private Insurance, Personal Funds Asperger's Syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder/Hyper Activity Disorder, Autism Spectrum, Behavior Disorder, Brain/Head Injury, Cerebral Palsy, Deaf, DeafBlind, Developmental Disability, Dual Diagnosis - ID/MI, Epilepsy/seizure Disorder, Fragile X Syndrome, Guillain-Barré Syndrome, Hard of Hearing, Intellectual Disabilities, Language Impairment, Learning Disabilities, Mental Illness, Multiple Disability, Multiple Sclerosis, Nonverbal Communication, Oral/Touch Defensive, Physical Disabilities, Sensory Processing Disorder, Speech Impairment, Tourette Syndrome, Visual Impairment Local Area Service Director Portuguese FALL RIVER AND AREA TOWNS

Service Types

  • Case Management
  • Day Activity
  • In-program Transportation
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy
  • Self-Advocacy
  • Self-Advocacy - Health and Safety
  • Self-Advocacy - Life Skills
  • Socialization Activities
  • Speech Therapy

Program Type

  • Assistive Technology and Equipment
  • Communication
  • Counseling
  • Self-Advocacy Training

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Deaf
  • DeafBlind
  • Developmental Disability
  • Fragile X Syndrome
  • Guillain-Barré Syndrome
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Language Impairment
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Mental Illness
  • Multiple Disability
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Sensory Processing Disorder
  • Speech Impairment
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • Portuguese

Accessibility Features

  • Able to serve clients in their wheelchair
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Medical Needs
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: CARF
  • Fees: MassHealth, Private Insurance, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: Masshealth/DDS