Juniper House Community Residence Newton Wellesley Weston Committee

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Contact Information

Newton Wellesley Weston Committee
Contact: Rachel Tetrault, Development Associate
Email Address: rtetrault@nwwcommittee.org
Phone: 617-964-6860 x17
Fax: 617-630-9132

1301 Centre Street Newton, MA 02459
Area Served: Greater Boston

Map Location Juniper House Community Residence

Narrative

Juniper House is one of five NWW Committee community residences located in Newton, serving up to 7 people with intellectual and developmental disabilities.  The residents must attend a day/work program and be able to benefit from the program's services.  Funding is provided by contract with the Department of Developmental Services (DDS).  Support services include transportation, medical and financial assistance, skill development and community integration activities.  The focus of all of the homes is on health and safety, healthy and satisfying lifestyles and community connections.  Please check out our Web site at www.nwwcommittee.org for further information or contact Bruce Pemberton, 617-964-6860, extension 17.

Service Types

  • Case Management
  • Cooperative Apartments
  • Disability Awareness
  • Domestic Violence Counseling
  • Door to Door-Lift
  • Family Support
  • Food - At home
  • Group Homes
  • Homemaker Services
  • Nursing
  • Personal Care Attendants
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Aging
  • Assistive Technology and Equipment
  • Counseling
  • Education
  • Home Health/Personal Care
  • Housing
  • Independent Living
  • Information/Referral
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Attention Deficit Disorder/Hyper Activity Disorder
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Birth Defects
  • Brain/Head Injury
  • Cancer
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chronic Health Impairment
  • Developmental Disability
  • Dual Diagnosis - ID/MI
  • Eating Disorders
  • Elderly Person with disabilities
  • Epilepsy/seizure Disorder
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Language Impairment
  • Multiple Disability
  • Nonverbal Communication
  • Phobia
  • Physical Disabilities
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Respiratory Disorders
  • Speech Impairment
  • Tourette Syndrome
  • Visual Impairment

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • American Sign Language
  • Haitian
  • Haitian-Creole
  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Free Transport
  • Medical Needs
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: DDS
  • Fees: Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: DDS