Reliance House Inc
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Norwich, CT
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Reliance House, Inc. has served Eastern Connecticut for over 36 years. What began as a single staffed, daytime drop-in center for mental health consumers residing in Norwich Hospital in the mid-1970?s, has developed into one of the most responsive and well respected providers of mental health and addiction services in the region. The mission of Reliance House is to partner with adults experiencing mental health, addiction, and developmental disabilities and to enhance the qualities of their lives. This tethered with the values of respect, recovery, self-determination, growth, choice, and unity in diversity have guided the vision and allowed the organization to become a leader in the field.
Today, the organization serves over 800 individuals annually.An array of services are provided including, but not limited to:service coordination, peer support, supportive housing, employment services, supported education, adult education, social rehabilitation, shelter and homeless outreach, community outreach, respite, transitional living, young adult services,and individualized support programming.
“I enjoy the people I work with. ”
“I feel like I'm doing something to help people who have needs and this community.”
“It gives me the opportunity to help others.”
“My supervisor is a leader, not a boss.”
“The flexibility and family-first values.”
“We are surrounded by people who care. We are a creative, determined group who enjoy what we do and are dedicated to our mission regardless of the obstacles we face.”