Monthly Archives: June 2012

Chapel Haven made the news this weekend as its athletes competed in the Summer Games for Special Olympics Connecticut. KC101 radio did a 10-minute interview with Matt Baker, Justin Moore, EmilyAnne Westman, Chapel Haven’s Special Olympics Coordinator, and Peggy Baker, who coordinates volunteers for the games and is the Mom of Matt. Click here to […]

The 2012 graduating class of Chapel Haven West will share the spotlight during their June 16 graduation: University of Arizona President Dr. Eugene G. Sander and his wife, Dr. Louise Canfield Sander will receive honorary certificates of completion from the school. Michael Storz, president of Chapel Haven, Inc., announced that along with the honorees, seven […]

Chapel Haven West will celebrate its graduation on Saturday, June 16, 2012 but many of the graduates will continue on in the Tucson community. The appeal of apartment living, newfound friendships, jobs and, for some students, college studies is leading many of the graduates to stay on in Chapel Haven’s supported living community. To date, Chapel […]

ASRC Walkathon Congratulations to staff, students and parents in our ASAT program, who laced up their sneaks, donned special t-shirts designed by student Tripp Dinger (left), and took part May 6 in a walkathon for the Autism Spectrum Resource Center. The team walked close to three miles at Choate High School in Wallingford and raised […]

Student Government organizes Walk-A-Thon REACH teacher Alicia Earnesty and the Student Government held a Walk-A-Thon Friday, June 1, 2012 at nearby Edgewood Park.   “We are very excited and were glad that a lot of people supported charities, which are the Surviving Bullying, Make-a-Wish and Chapel Haven’s Student Government,” Alicia said. To see photos from […]

Allison Haines has dreamed of being a photographer and having her own business since she was in middle school, growing up in Bernardsville, New Jersey. Now, at age 27, Allison, a REACH graduate who is part of Chapel Haven’s Supported Living community, will have her work seen by hundreds of people. Her beautiful photograph of […]

On April 27, Chapel Haven hosted a 40th anniversary gala attended by 450 families at Woodwinds in Branford, CT. “It was truly an honor to dedicate the evening to the success of the men and women of Chapel Haven,” said President Michael Storz. “Chapel Haven began when two Maplebrook School families pooled their resources and […]