|Housing Services||Certified Apartment Program provides affordable housing, intensive skills training and ongoing support to individuals with a severe and persistent mental illness. The program is intended to be transitional in nature and is designed to improve an individual's community living skills level to the point where they are able to move on to a more independent housing option. The program utilizes both single and double scattered site rental units located in the City of Schenectady and has the capacity to serve 40 individuals at any given time. The level of service provided by staff varies according to the needs of each individual.
||Schenectady||CERTIFIED APARTMENT PROGRAM||MOHAWK OPPORTUNITIES |
|Housing Services||Mohawk Opportunities operates four (4) community residences which provide short-term support and housing to individuals with severe and persistent mental illness. The goal of the program is to offer these individuals with the necessary support as they prepare to transition to a more permanent community living situation.||Schenectady||COMMUNITY RESIDENCE PROGRAM||MOHAWK OPPORTUNITIES |
|Housing Services||Dominion House is a 12 bed crisis residence which provides short term support and housing to individuals with a severe and persistent mental illness. Individuals referred to the program have experienced a crisis that has disrupted their stability in the community or are in the process of transitioning back to the community after a period of stay in a more intensive residential setting/hospital. The goal of the program is to offer these individuals a safe, stable place to stay and provide them with necessary supports as they stabilize and prepare to transition to a more permanent community living situation.||Schenectady||DOMINION HOUSE||MOHAWK OPPORTUNITIES |
|Housing Services||Offers housing options for individual with developmental disabilities as they gain some level of independence. A group home for those who need supervision, and continued life skills training, and supported independent apartments for those who need occasional support, as they live on their own.||Essex||HOUSING OPTIONS||MOUNTAIN LAKE SERVICES|
|Mental Health Services||Provides a 24-hour supervised community residence in a homelike setting, for adults diagnosed with severe or persistent mental illness who have the ability to live more independent away from a hospital setting.||Franklin||GROUP HOME||LAKESIDE HOUSE|
|Residential Care Services||Offers two levels of residential environments for individuals with developmental disabilities. Supervised Living - allowing residents active involvement in daily programs, around-the-clock supervision and support to enhance and maintain independence to live, work, socialize and participate in community life. Supported Living - offer oversight, guidance and intermittent support to residents who can live on their own, or with a roommate, in the community.||Albany||GROUP HOMES||CENTER FOR DISABILITY SERVICES|
|Residential Care Services||Community, Work, and Independence provides residential habilitation at group homes for adults with disabilities at several locations.
||Warren||GROUP RESIDENCES FOR ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES||COMMUNITY, WORK AND INDEPENDENCE |
|Residential Care Services||Provides community living options to individuals with disabilities.
||Montgomery||GROUP RESIDENCES FOR ADULTS WITH DISABILITIES||NYSARC - MONTGOMERY COUNTY CHAPTER |
|Residential Care Services||Offers various housing options, based on the level of need or severity for individuals with developmental disabilities. Housing ranges from community-based group homes to independent secured settings.||Franklin||HOUSING OPTIONS||SUNMOUNT DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES SERVICES OFFICE (DDSO)|
|Residential Care Services||Individualized Residential Alternatives (IRA) are Schenectady ARC-operated, community based group residences for Schenectady County residents with developmental disabilities. These facilities offer all the comforts of home, including healthy meals, social outings and house vacations. Trained staff provide personalized assistance on a 24-hour, seven day-a-week basis.
||Schenectady||INDIVIDUALIZED RESIDENTIAL ALTERNATIVE (IRA)||NYSARC - SCHENECTADY COUNTY CHAPTER|
|Residential Care Services||Provides a community-based group home for adults with developmental disabilities that looks to enhance growth and independence based on the abilities of each resident. Also offers respite care services for families or caregivers who need a few hours or a few days of relief from the daily care of a loved one.||Clinton||RESIDENTIAL AND RESPITE SERVICES||CLINTON COUNTY CHAPTER NYSARC, INC, DBA/ADVOCACY AND RESOURCE CENTER|
|Residential Care Services||Offers a variety of living arrangements for individuals with mental illness, depending on their needs. There is community residences, apartment programs, supported housing programs and residences for those with dual diagnosis.||Albany||RESIDENTIAL CARE SERVICES||REHABILITATION SUPPORT SERVICES (RSS) - ALBANY|
|Residential Care Services||Saratoga Bridges' Residential Program has 19 community-based homes, supportive apartments, and Family Care Providers that offer a variety of living arrangements. All of their homes are located in attractive, safe neighborhoods, blend into their surroundings inconspicuously and are always highly maintained. They believe a home is an essential part of a person's life and provide 24-7 support and services so people can successfully live work, recreate, volunteer and socialize in the community.||Saratoga||RESIDENTIAL PROGRAM||SARATOGA BRIDGES |
|Residential Care Services||ARC Residential Services provides Group Homes for individuals with developmental disabilities. Group Homes range in size from 3 to 8 people. Acceptance into a home is based upon need, compatibility with the other residents, physical accessibility issues, and an individual's desire to live in a particular home.
||Rensselaer||RESIDENTIAL SERVICES GROUP HOMES||NYSARC - RENSSELAER COUNTY CHAPTER|
|Residential Care Services||Provides both Supervised (24 hour/7 days per week) Residential Supports and Supportive (less than 24 hour) supports to people with developmental and intellectual disabilities.||Columbia||RESIDENTIAL SERVICES PROGRAM||NYSARC - COLUMBIA COUNTY CHAPTER (COARC)|
|Residential Care Services||Residential Support Program provides opportunities that are individualized to meet the needs and desires of the person supported and include: homes with 24-hour live-in support, supported apartments with daily or less frequent visits, homes with 24-hour medical support for persons who are frail due to age or medical condition, independent apartments with only the level of support desired, living with a family in the community and homes for children, men, women and seniors.||Fulton||RESIDENTIAL SUPPORTS PROGRAM||LEXINGTON - FULTON COUNTY CHAPTER NYSARC|
|Residential Care Services||Offers supported housing in the form of community residences or group homes for adults and children with mental illness, and helps them attain the most independence possible.||Fulton||SUPPORTED HOUSING||MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATION IN FULTON AND MONTGOMERY COUNTIES |
|Support Services||Offers supervised, community-based residential programs for adults with developmental disabilities or mental illness which works to integrate them in the community, and build as much independence as possible. Also provides respite care for families who need someone to care for a loved one while they rest or are away from home.||Franklin||RESIDENTIAL AND RESPITE CARE||CITIZEN ADVOCATES NORTH STAR FAMILY OF SERVICES|