Child and Family Services
   
Day Habilitation

Saco River Health’s Day Habilitation program assists individuals diagnosed with Mental Retardation or Autism in acquiring and developing the basic activities of daily living.

By allowing a person the opportunity to learn, use and practice these skills, it helps them establish and maintain a level of identity and independence within their home and community.

Such skills include:

  • Personal Care
  • Personal Safety
  • Integration Within the Community
  • Motor Skills
  • Light Housework Duties
  • Interpersonal Relationships

This program allows individuals and their families to overcome difficulties by allowing the individual to establish their identities in a positive environment.

For more information contact srhs-hs@sacoriverheatlh.com
 
 
In-Home Support for Children

Saco River Child and Family Services is a home and community-based program serving the mental health needs of children. Saco River's trained Behavioral Specialists tailor an individualized treatment plan that addresses children's specific needs, including:

  • Continual Parent/Care-giver
  • Collaboration
  • Emphasis on Providing a Therapeutic Environment
  • Peer and Social Interaction
  • Community Integration
  • Continued Reassessment of Client Goals and Objectives

The emphasis of this client centered, strength-based program is to provide a full range of supportive services. It is designed to promote continuity of care, family support, community integration and reduction of negative behavioral symptoms.



For more information contact srhs-bs@sacoriverheatlh.com