Merrimack Valley Area Office Department of Developmental Services

Merrimack Valley Area Office Department of Developmental Services

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Contact Information

Department of Developmental Services
Contact: Michelle Vercellone, Director
Email Address: Michelle.Vercellone@MassMail.State.MA.US
Phone: 978-521-9432

280 Merrimack Street Lawrence, MA 01843
Area Served: Northeast

Map Location Merrimack Valley Area Office

Narrative

Provides a wide range of services including residential programs, vocational training, specialized training, enabling independent living in the community. Must be diagnosed with an intellectual disability. Not an authorized vendor/dealer. Most individuals and families have contact with DDS through their local DDS Area Office. These 23 offices are located throughout Massachusetts.

 

 

 

Service Types

  • Family Support
  • Group Homes
  • Job Counseling

Program Type

  • Advocacy
  • Arc
  • Communication
  • Community Supports Program
  • Counseling
  • Health Care
  • Jobs
  • Medical
  • Personal Care
  • Self-Advocacy Training
  • Vocational

Populations Served

  • Autism Spectrum
  • Developmental Disability
  • Intellectual Disabilities

Ages Served

  • Birth to 3
  • 3 - 4
  • 5 - 8
  • 9 - 13
  • 14 - 18
  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service, MassHealth, Medicare, Personal Funds