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SAIL Program enjoys Riding High Dude Ranch trip

The SAIL Program recently experienced another travel adventure…this time to Ridin’-Hy Ranch in upstate New York. Eleven individuals accompanied by two staff enjoyed the great outdoors and all the dude ranch had to offer; the group went horseback riding, fishing, … Continue reading

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Open houses continue to draw interested families, next up is Dec. 6

Our October 28 Open House was a great success! Families enjoyed a light dinner, campus tours and the chance to meet and talk to students and staff. They also had the chance to visit our information booths and talk to … Continue reading

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UARTS Chapel Haven rolls out at North Haven site

Chapel Haven is delighted to launch UARTS- Chapel Haven, a new program made possible by a grant from the CT Office of the Arts and Department of Economic Development. Four days a week, 10 Chapel Haven community members are developing … Continue reading

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The 2014 Bowl-a-thon was fun and raised a lot of money!

Chapel Haven’s 10th annual Bowl-a-thon raised a record amount of money – in excess of $41,000 – and drew participation from 140 bowlers. Mike Verzella, supervisor of recreation and the key organizer behind this popular event, said he is grateful … Continue reading

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Tennis, anyone? Chapel Haven rolls out new tennis clinic

Chapel Haven is rolling out its first Tennis Clinic! This fall, students and community members have the chance to sign up and receive top-notch tennis instruction in October sessions from Chapel Haven parent and tennis pro Jerry Weil.  Jerry has … Continue reading

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Chapel Haven President Recognized as Rising Star

Chapel Haven President Michael Storz has been selected by Business New Haven as a “Rising Star” for 2014. Mike is among a prominent group of 14 business and community leaders recognized for their leadership, innovative and dedication in the September … Continue reading

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Chapel Haven’s Founders Nurtured a Dream of Independence 42 years ago

Never underestimate the power of determined parents. That is the lesson behind the founding of Chapel Haven, which started as the dream of a group of parents celebrating their kids’ graduation from Maplebrook School in Amenia, NY in the early … Continue reading

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Chapel Haven may be coming to a conference near you!

Chapel Haven and Chapel Haven West are everywhere! Our staff, coordinated through our Admissions Office, are out and about presenting and talking to parents and professionals at conferences throughout the U.S. This is a great way to get to know … Continue reading

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Artist of the Month and Museum Fun at Chapel Haven

Congratulations to Barbara Doherty, who has been named Chapel Haven’s Artist of the Month because she showed great determination in creating 200 key chains to give to guests at her sister Maureen’s wedding this summer. Barbara and Maureen designed the … Continue reading

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Chapel Haven On Hand for Gov. Malloy’s Bill Signing Supporting Increased Employment Opportunities

Chapel Haven was pleased to be on hand with the Connecticut Community Providers Association (CCPA) when Governor Dannel Malloy and the General Assembly passed and signed a bill that will expand job opportunities for individuals with disabilities and economic disadvantages. … Continue reading

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