Human Services for Children and Adults with Developmental Disabilities The Charles River Center

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Contact Information

The Charles River Center
Contact: Heather Lomartire, Vice President Employment and Day Services
Email Address: hlomartire@charlesrivercenter.org
Phone: 781-972-1000
Fax: 781-444-5146

59 East Militia Heights Road Needham, MA 02492
Area Served: Central

Map Location Human Services for Children and Adults with Developmental Disabilities

Narrative

The Charles River Center (formerly Charles River Arc) provides residential, vocational/ employment, therapeutic and family support (including recreational programs) designed to meet the needs of children and adults with developmental disabilities. We also advocate for needed legislation, research, and benefits. Fees: rates are set by the agency as well as governmental agencies.

Service Types

  • Adult Education
  • After School Programs
  • Cooperative Apartments
  • Day Activity
  • Disability Awareness
  • Family Support
  • Financial Assistance
  • Job Counseling
  • Job Placement
  • Job Seeking
  • Job Skills
  • Job Support
  • Job Training
  • Nursing
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Personal Care Attendants
  • Physical Therapy
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities
  • Speech Therapy

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Aging
  • Case Management
  • Counseling
  • Day/Work Activity
  • Education
  • Financial Planning
  • Independent Living
  • Information/Referral
  • Jobs
  • Legal
  • Personal Care
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure
  • Respite
  • Support Groups
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Attention Deficit Disorder/Hyper Activity Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Blind
  • Brain/Head Injury
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • DeafBlind
  • Developmental Disability
  • Elderly Person with disabilities
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Hard of Hearing
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Multiple Disability
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Rubella
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • American Sign Language
  • Haitian
  • Spanish
  • Vietnamese

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Medical Needs
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: Survey and Certification through DDS,CARF International
  • Fees: MassHealth, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: DDS