Adult Community Support

Rushford, as the Local Mental Health Authority for the towns of Meriden and Wallingford, offers community support services for adults ages 18 and older who qualify (must meet the DMHAS definition of severe and prolonged mental illness).

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877.577.3233

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These services include:

  • CSP
  • Friendship Club
  • Kuhn Employment Serives
  • Shelter Plus Care and Pilots Case Management
  • Homeless Outreach
  • Community-based Initiative
  • Camp Street Transitional Living Program
  • Parker North
  • Jail Diversion

Prevention

Our professionals work with after school programs, schools as well as teens and their families to educate them on the dangers of drugs and alcohol.


Support Groups & Events

Tuesday, Apr 13, 2021, 5:00PM - 6:00PM

Webinar: How much is too much? Alcohol and your health

In this free, LIVE webinar session, join psychiatrist Joanna Chaurette, MD, PhD to learn how to assess your relationship with alcohol. Q&A [...]

Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021, 4:30PM - 5:30PM

Webinar: Family Forum Support Group

Join Teresa Giolitto, LMFT for a free, live support group for parents, guardians, and other family members of children and adolescents [...]

Thursday, Apr 15, 2021, 5:15PM - 6:30PM

Webinar: Support Group for Families Dealing with Major Mental Illness

In this free, LIVE virtual support group, join clinician David Vaughan, LCSW, to learn how to cope as a family member or friend of [...]