Adult Day and Residential Programs Melmark New England

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Contact Information

Melmark New England
Contact: Elizabeth McRae, JD, Administrator of Program Services
Email Address:
Phone: 978-654-4300
Fax: 978-654-4315

461 River Road Andover, MA 01810
Area Served: Northeast

Map Location Adult Day and Residential Programs


Our programs serve:

  • Medically fragile adults who may require 24-hour nursing care
  • Individuals who need significant-to-moderate support for their daily living needs
  • Adults who can live relatively independently in the community with staff assistance

Melmark New England offers Adult Day and Residential Programs specifically designed to address the unique needs of adults severely affected by autism spectrum disorders and others with challenging behaviors.

Whether attending a Melmark day program, living in a program setting residence or a community-based setting, all of the adults served by Melmark have regular access to innovative health, social, vocational, educational, and recreational services designed to promote individual confidence, independence, and community integration.

Service Types

  • Case Management
  • Day Activity
  • Group Homes
  • Job Skills
  • Job Support
  • Job Training
  • Skills Training

Program Type

  • Housing
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Behavior Disorder
  • Developmental Disability
  • Intellectual Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Latex Free Environment
  • Mercury Free Environment
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: Approved by the MA DESE as a Chapter 766 resource.
  • Fees: Free Service
  • Licensed By: Melmark New England's day school and residential, educational program are licensed by the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE); Melmark New England's residential program is licensed by the Department of Early Education and Care (DEEC).