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Chapel Haven is delighted to announce several upcoming events open to prospective parents. See below for more details and save your seat! If you are interested in Chapel Haven West, our Tucson, AZ-based campus program, please scroll down and register for an open house set for Veterans Day in Tucson.

This fall, there is a lot to see as Chapel Haven’s New Haven campus expansion has broken ground! Chapel Haven is underway with a multi-year campus expansion, with the ultimate goal of providing lifelong services to adults with social and developmental disabilities. Phase One of the project consists of construction of three new buildings, including a 32,500 SF building to house the REACH program, a new, state-of-the-art facility dedicated to aging services, allowing senior members of the community to continue living among friends and with independence, and a new welcome center. Read more about our expansion here

An early bird discount is available to families who apply to the REACH program before the winter holidays. Families who start the application process now and schedule a week visit before the end of 2017 can achieve a savings on the assessment that is a required part of the application process. Chapel Haven’s six-day visit gives applicants a chance to experience the program. Questions? Contact Christy Chandler in the Admissions Office at (203) 397-1714, x185, or cchandler@chapelhaven.org

Join us on these dates:

Tuesday, Oct. 17, 5-7 p.m. Join Chapel Haven for a parent-led discussion, “Moving Out and Making It: Life after High School.” Chapel Haven parents and students will share the factors they weighed as they looked at how to prepare their young adults for independence, including things that can be done during the high school years and their journey in looking at next-step programs. Join us at 5 p.m. to see life skills and dinner prep in action in the Chapel Haven apartment setting, then enjoy a light dinner and the parent panel.

Register here for Oct. 17 Evening Parent Mixer

Saturday, Nov. 11, 10 a.m. to noon, New Haven campus – Chapel Haven invites you to join us for a morning open house, which includes light breakfast, program overviews, campus tours, and the chance to mingle and chat with our parents and students.

This event takes place on a Saturday morning to help accommodate busy schedules.

Register here for Nov. 11 open house

 

Saturday, Dec. 9, 10 a.m. to noonHoliday crafts workshop: Join us for a brief program overview of Chapel Haven, then make a holiday gift for a loved one with Chapel Haven’s UARTS, which will also offer unique, artisan products made by our students for sale for your holiday shopping! This event is free and open to all but pre-registration is kindly requested.

Register here for Dec. 9 open house

 Interested in Chapel Haven West, Tucson, AZ?

Please join us for a program overview, campus tour, refreshments and a workshop on the power of social communication in all aspects of young adult life!

Saturday, Nov. 11, 10 a.m. to noon

1701 N. Park Ave., Tucson, AZ

Morning open house, campus tour, breakfast

Register here for Nov. 11 Open House in Tucson

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Helping Workers Build Skills, Grow Incomes

Citizens Bank has announced funding to expand the impact of LISC Financial Opportunity Centers in three cities, fueling programs that help people train for jobs in growth industries and move from entry-level positions to career pathways. "By supporting these programs through the Citizens Charitable Foundation, Citizens is helping us create opportunities for more people to raise their standards of living—and, in the process, contribute to economic growth in their communities,” said Maurice A. Jones, LISC president and CEO.

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