Shared Living Gandara Mental Health Center Inc.

Shared Living Gandara Mental Health Center Inc.

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Contact Information

Gandara Mental Health Center Inc.
Contact: Shane Brooks, Vice President of Community Residential Services
Email Address:
Phone: 413-736-8329 xX259

147 Norman St. West Springfield, MA 01089
Area Served: West

Map Location Shared Living


Long-term shared living program funded by the Department of Developmental Services (DDS) is for adults 22 years of age or older who have mild to moderate intellectual disabilities. The individual shares a home with a family or care provider. 

The Shared Living Provider receives support from Gándara Center to make sure the needs of the individual are met. Support services for the partner include a monthly stipend, paid for room and board. Gándara offers individualized clinical and nursing resources in addition to providing training opportunities for CPR, First Aid and human rights.

Service Types

  • Case Management
  • Skills Training

Program Type

  • Housing
  • Independent Living

Populations Served

  • Developmental Disability
  • Intellectual Disabilities

Ages Served

  • 19 - 22
  • 23 – 59
  • 60 +

Additional Information

  • Fees: Free Service
  • Licensed By: DDS