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New Beginnings for Life is an agency that provides supports to individuals with disabilities. It is our mission to assist individuals with reaching their highest potential in terms of their ability to live independently, to gain skills needed for employment, and to be included within their communities. Our program structure promotes a family-like environment and a strong sense of community.
Services offered by New Beginnings for Life include assistance with:
Activities of Daily Living (bathing, feeding, dressing, meal preparation, home maintenance, personal hygiene, grocery shopping, personal errands/shopping, budgeting, bill paying, transportation, etc.)
Vocational Support (interview skills, resume writing, reading/writing/math skills, job placement, job development, job coaching, GED preparation, driver’s license preparation, etc.)
Community Inclusion (social skills, conversation skills, relationship skills, behavior support/tracking, community outreach, recreation planning, activity participation, etc.)
Medical Needs (appointment scheduling/tracking, medication management, medication administration, healthy living skills, maintenance of medical/adaptive equipment, etc.)
New Beginnings for Life staff are trained in the following areas:
CPR & First Aid – Basic medical treatment as well as lifesaving techniques useful in emergencies
Psychological and Physical Management – Non-violent behavioral Intervention including physical interventions and personal safety techniques designed to maximize the safety of everyone involved in a crisis situation.
CT DDS Medication Administration Certification – Skills based training offered under the guidance of a consulting registered nurse (RN) which allows staff to monitor, prepare, or administer medications and treatments and utilize medical equipment including oral medications, topicals, suppositories, g-tubes, epi-pens, pulmonary equipment, etc.
If you or a loved one are in need of services, please feel free to contact our office. We are accepting men and women with a variety of needs ranging from 24/7 residential care, to job development, to intermittent support for those individuals/families that just need a little extra help. We look forward to meeting you!
1/4/18: DAY PROGRAM CLOSED!
While visiting our website, please be sure to check out the testimonials from our clients and their family members! We are very proud of what we do. For additional information about our services, please contact us at (860) 531-9426. We welcome any suggestions to improve our site, and to make it as informative as it can be. Thank you for visiting!
Executive Director: Ellen Young
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