Tag Archives: Autism

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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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 receives iPads courtesy of New England Chapter of Autism Speaks

Autism Speaks, the world’s leading autism science and advocacy organization, distributed 19 iPads to organizations who serve the needs of adults on the autism spectrum throughout parts of New England, including Chapel Haven. Thanks to a generous donation from the … Continue reading

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‘Sensory trail’ on Horseback Brings out the Best in Chapel Haven Riders

The sound of wind chimes, the crunch, smell and taste of mint leaves, oregano, dill and rosemary, followed by colorful flag designs that fuel the imagination. These are some of the sensory pieces students and community members delight in as … Continue reading

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Chapel Haven West graduation prepares graduates for the real world

With the diagnosis of autism on the rise, the commencement ceremony for Chapel Haven West, set for Saturday, June 15, 2013, takes on new meaning. In the face of new studies predicting that 1 in 88 children will be born … Continue reading

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Chapel Haven helps Asperger program flourish in Bucks County, PA

Chapel Haven recently helped the Family Service Association of Bucks County, in Langhorne, PA, expand a new program for adults with Asperger Syndrome. A consulting team from Chapel Haven, which included Michael Storz, President, and Virginia Hodge, Chapel Haven’s Vice … Continue reading

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Moving On: Preparing Students with Autism, Asperger’s and Learning Differences for College

Yale Child Study Center will present an all-day seminar on Sunday, April 22, 2012, entitled, “Moving On: Preparing Students with Autism, Asperger’s and Learning Differences for College,” and Chapel Haven is delighted to be a featured part of the day. … Continue reading

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Winter News from Chapel Haven

Chapel Haven sends out a quarterly e-newsletter. Click HERE to read the winter 2011 edition of Chapel Haven’s e-newsletter.

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