Continuum of Care, Inc.’s mission is to enable people who are challenged with mental illnesses, intellectual disabilities and/or struggling with addiction to rebuild a meaningful life and thrive in the community.
Continuum’s Recovery Support programs are a testament to the organization’s commitment to caring for the whole person. These programs aim to stabilize the lives and boost the overall wellbeing of individuals with serious mental illness and intellectual disabilities through clinical care, wellness programming, financial and housing assistance, and a variety of resources that help them rebuild their lives.
SCPS runs four programs for individuals who have a history of mental illness, addiction or homelessness. In addition to helping individuals find housing and rebuild their lives, these programs train and employ people in recovery so they can help others. Read more
W.I.S.E. is a mental health waiver program, operated by the Department of Mental Health and Addictions Services (DMHAS) and the Department of Social Services (DSS) for Medicaid individuals with serious mental illness who either live in a nursing home, are at risk of going into, or are already residing in a nursing home care facility. Read more
DNCMHS, which merged with Continuum in November 2015, was a private, non-profit organization providing mental health services primarily to the Dixwell and Newhallville communities as well as to other low-income families in the greater New Haven area. The clinic offers psychiatric, early childhood, positive youth development, family counseling, job training, family life education, family support services, and a camp for children ages 5-13 primarily living in the Dixwell and Newhallville neighborhoods. Read more
The Community Support/Recovery Pathways program offers mental health and substance use rehabilitation services to help individuals throughout the Greater New Haven area achieve and maintain the highest degree of independent functioning. Read more
People with serious mental illness die 25 years earlier than the general population. Continuum of Care’s Wellness Program addresses these critical health conditions through program-level exercise activities and healthful eating initiatives along with community gardening.
Continuum Help at Home is our new personal care and homemaker/companion agency that offers hourly and live-in staff who provide high quality and compassionate non-medical assistance to help adults live safely and comfortably at home. Read more