Blog Posts

05Jan 2017

Chapel Haven community member Mike H. has a new friend to hang around with and take care of. His name is Buddy, and he is a four-year-old Jack Russell Terrier rescued from a high kill shelter in Tennessee and brought to Animal Assisted Therapy Services (AaTs) in Woodbridge, CT to train as an emotional support […]

04Jan 2017

Everybody knows that college requires a minimum level of academic ability. What is less well-known is how challenging college can be for students on the autism spectrum, or with social communication deficits. On Jan. 25, Kenneth Hosto, executive director of Chapel Haven West, and Ryan Shoemaker, speech-language pathologist, will present a workshop to professionals attending […]

26Dec 2016

Chapel Haven has been chosen by Forbes Magazine Senior Editor Kelly Phillips Erb for her popular “12 Days of Charitable Giving” column. “It’s the eighth day of my 12 Days of Charitable Giving. Readers have suggested deserving charities over the past few weeks, and I’ll be posting one a day for – well, 12 days […]