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Westport Associates Incorporated

General Info

Program Name
Westport Associates
Agency Office
378 Almy Road
Somerset, MA 02726
Phone
508-678-7770
Fax
508-688-0733
Program Type
Residentialprogram types definition
Business Filing Type
LLC
Organizational Type
Non-Profit
Accessibility Features
Medical Needs, Free Transport
Contact
Steven Murphy
Services
Adult Day Health, Case Management, Cooperative Apartments, Job Support, Skills Training, Socialization Activities
Populations Served
Blood disorders, Bone Disorders, Cerebral Palsy, Developmental Disability, Digestive Disorders, Eating Disorders, Hydrocephalus, Narcolepsy, Nonverbal Communication, Respiratory Disorders, Scoliosis, Skin Disorders
Eligibility Requirements
DDS eligibility

Narrative

Serves 13 individuals in 9 different staffed apartments. Staff/clients ratios range from 1:1 to 2:3. Normalization & life sharing are emphasized to create real homes & participation in community. Major goals include helping individuals establish & maintain friendship. Local college courses & work experiences help accomplish this. Contribute % of SSI.

Westport Associates, Incorporated is a small non-profit human service agency which was founded in 1980 with its initial mission to provide support to ten individuals moving from an institutional setting to the community over thirty-four years ago.  The core of the agency’s mission is to share a personal and professional commitment to support each individual to make choices that reflect his or her lifestyle.  The agency’s ongoing focus on ensuring individuals are treated equally by promoting personal responsibility and self-determination across all settings was evident in personalized home options, day supports, and active involvement in one’s community.

Licensure

Client Information

Staff to Client Ratios
5 clients to every 1 staff person
Age Range of Clients
18 years to 99 years

Towns Served

ACUSHNET, BERKLEY, DARTMOUTH, DIGHTON, EAST FREETOWN, FAIRHAVEN, FALL RIVER, FREETOWN, LAKEVILLE, MATTAPOISETT, WESTPORT

Record last updated on 06/04/2018

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