Charles River Family Support Center Charles River Center

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Contact Information

Charles River Center
Contact: Ellen Killcarslan, Vice President of Family Support Services
Email Address: ekilicarslan@charlesrivercenter.org
Phone: 781-972-1000 x1048
Alternate Phone: 781-972-1000 x5913
Fax: 781-444-5146

59 East Militia Heights Needham, MA 02494
Area Served: Central

Map Location Charles River Family Support Center

Narrative

Assistance through I&R to people with ID/DD including Autism Spectrum Disorders & their families to help them secure government benefits, to obtain appropriate services & access information which may be difficult to obtain. Offering recreational programs for children and adults. **Service now consolidated under Family Support**

Family Support strives to empower families with information, helps them network with community resources, and provides support and relief from the constant care needed by a child or young adult with a developmental disability.

Service Types

  • After School Programs
  • Camps-Day
  • Case Management
  • Community Based Day Program
  • Cooperative Apartments
  • Day Activity
  • Disability Awareness
  • Domestic Violence
  • Domestic Violence Counseling
  • Family Support
  • Group Homes
  • Job Placement
  • Job Seeking
  • Job Support
  • Job Training
  • Personal Care Attendants
  • Shelters - Homeless
  • Skills Training
  • Socialization Activities

Program Type

  • Adult Foster Care
  • Advocacy
  • Assistive Technology and Equipment
  • Case Management
  • Communication
  • Counseling
  • Day/Work Activity
  • Education
  • Housing
  • Information/Referral
  • Jobs
  • Legal
  • Personal Care
  • Recreation/Arts/Social and Leisure
  • Respite
  • Support Groups

Populations Served

  • All Disabilities
  • Asperger's Syndrome
  • Autism Spectrum
  • Developmental Disability
  • Intellectual Disabilities
  • Physical Disabilities

Ages Served

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

Accessibility Features

  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Public Transportation
  • Accessible Restrooms
  • Elevators
  • Near Public Transportation
  • Wheelchair Ramps

Additional Information

  • Accredited By: CARF,QUEST
  • Fees: MassHealth, Personal Funds
  • Licensed By: DDS