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    Educational institutions at elementary and secondary levels that provide special education services for children with disabilities who are in residence while enrolled in the instructional program.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    Children and Adults with Special NeedsDevereux CARES day school provides state-of-the-art educational services to children with autism spectrum disorders and their families. The primary goal is to provide an educational environment that will support each student to become a productive, socially connected and personally fulfilled member of his or her local community.ChesterDevereux Pocono CenterDevereux Pennsylvania
    Devereux Pennsylvania - Children and Adults with Special NeedsDevereux has a continuum of care for children, adolescents and adults, ranging from residential and day treatment programs, community-based group homes, respite care programs, hospital inpatient and outpatient settings, partial hospitalization, transitional living arrangements, special education day schools. As well, Devereux offers family counseling and therapy, preventive and post-discharge services, after care programs, and vocational and pre-vocational training.MontgomeryDevereux Pennsylvania - Delaware; VillanovaDevereux Pennsylvania
    Devereux Pennsylvania - Children and Adults with Special Needs - Adult Service DivisionCampus and community homes and apartments offering respite, semi-independent living, supported living programs, and shared-living programs/lifesharing, vocational and employment services.ChesterDevereux Pa Adult Services DivisionDevereux Pennsylvania
    Devereux Pennsylvania - Children and Adults with Special Needs - Beneto CenterAcute and sub-acute psychiatric hospitalization, intensive and community-based residential treatment, special education day school programs, psychiatric services, school-based services and pre-vocational programs.ChesterDevereux Beneto CenterDevereux Pennsylvania
    Devereux Pennsylvania - Children and Adults with Special Needs - Children's Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities ServicesCampus and community based residential treatment, including specialized programs and schools for individuals with autism; sexual responsibility programs for males, special education programs including day school programs, treatment family program, community integration and employment programs.ChesterDevereux Children's Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities ServicesDevereux Pennsylvania
    HMS School for Children With Cerebral Palsy - Residential ProgramProvides students an environment with a 5-day or 7-day school-year option. Offers comfortable home-away-from-home space for students’ bedrooms, belongings and personal care. Spacious and cheerful, the residence looks out to HMS’s courtyard garden and the University City streetscape. The nursing department ensures 24-hour continuity of care between school and residence. Also offers a transition experience from adolescence to young adulthood, preparing students with skills and readiness, confidence building and assertiveness, emotional support and social facility. We encourage this option as a way to prepare for life after 21.PhiladelphiaHMS School for Children With Cerebral Palsy - Philadelphia; West PhiladelphiaHMS School for Children With Cerebral Palsy
    Presbyterian Children's Village - Residential Treatment ProgramThe Residential Treatment Program serves girls 12 to 18 years old with serious mental health and behavioral health treatment needs, often stemming from trauma. Core components of this JCAHO accredited, Sanctuary certified Residential Treatment Facility at our Rosemont Campus include: •Clinical Treatment Services with master's level therapists who provide weekly individual, family and group therapy as well as comprehensive case management •Emphasis on evidence-based therapies and measurable outcomes •A Pennsylvania Department of Education licensed, private academic special education school for students with emotional, social, and special learning needs •A Cottage Life Program with 24-hour supervision of residents including a Therapeutic Activities Program (TAP) with structured activities for after-school hours and weekends both on-campus and in the local community •Use of the Sanctuary model for trauma-informed treatment that helps staff and residents to become more aware of the impact of traumatic experiences and teaches ways to heal •Psychiatry Services (diagnostic evaluations and medication management) •Pastoral Care Services providing voluntary religious counseling, values groups, and worship services sensitive to, and supportive of, all religious affiliations MontgomeryPresbyterian Children's Village - Montgomery; Bryn MawrPresbyterian Children's Village
    Royer-Greaves School for Blind - Special EducationOffers specialized academics including math, reading, pre-Braille and Braille, vocational skills development and life skills including money and time skills, cooking and self help skills. Also offers extended school year program.Chester*Main Site (Royer Greaves School for Blind)Royer Greaves School for Blind
    The Melmark SchoolThe Melmark School offers day and residential special education services to children and adolescents ages 5 to 21 with learning difficulties and/or challenging behaviors secondary to a diagnosis of: Autism Spectrum Disorder Acquired Brain Injury. Mental Retardation, mild to profound Cerebral Palsy and/or Neurological Disorders Individualized, Innovative Programming Maximizing learning opportunities, encouraging students to achieve their potential. Utilizing cutting-edge professional best practices: Applied behavior analysis Collaborative clinical service delivery Functional curricula Pre-vocational training and transition services Residential Services and 24-Hour Learning The Melmark School offers a residential option designed to accommodate students at every phase of development. Our 24-hour learning model emphasizes high staff-to-student ratios in all settings, with individualized lessons, teaching methods, and goals that remain consistent across all settings. We ensure that students develop and practice essential self-care skills in the environments in which they are used.Chester*Main Site (Melmark)Melmark
    Woods Services - Residential ProgramsWhether living in a home on our campus or in the community, life at Woods is safe, attractive, stimulating, comfortable and consistent with the rhythms of everyday life. People at Woods have a remarkable way of demonstrating their care and concern for each and every person served. The supportive relationships between our staff and the people who live at Woods form the cornerstone of our organization. Our staff is dedicated to developing programs that open eyes, stimulate minds and unlock human potential. Balancing these efforts are total concern for the welfare and benefit of each resident as well as a commitment to the peace of mind of each family member or guardian. Partners in Caring: Each family serves a vital role in the development of the person in our care and is encouraged to participate as active members of the program team. Living Life to its Fullest: Because recreational and social activities are an integral part of our clients ’ lives, we offer a variety of stimulating and enjoyable activities, both on our campus and in the community. Learn more about Woods' Residential Programs: Mollie Woods: Named in honor of our founder, a special education teacher, this residential program serves children, adolescents and adults with intellectual disability and other developmental disabilities. Woodlands Center for Challenging Behaviors: Woodlands serves children and adolescents who have varying degrees of intellectual disability accompanied by significant behavioral problems. Crestwood Residential Treatment Facility: Crestwood serves children and adolescents with borderline to above-average intelligence with significant emotional and behavioral difficulties. Beechwood Rehabilitation Services: A community integrated program for individuals with brain injury, Beechwood provides a continuum of care for medically stable adults who are in need of comprehensive, post-acute rehabilitation services. Brian’s House, Inc.: Brian’s House is a community-based program that provides residential and vocational services for adults with intellectual disability and other developmental disabilities, primarily in Chester and Delaware Counties, Pennsylvania. Camp Joy: Operated by Brian’s House, Inc., Camp Joy provides day and overnight camping programs for children and adults with intellectual disability and other developmental disabilities who reside in the greater Philadelphia area.Bucks*Main Site (Woods Services)Woods Services
    Woods Services - Residential Services & Day Student Only School ProgramsWoods Services provides supports and services to people with special needs and challenges. We offer Residential Homes/Programs, Special Education/Approved Private Schools, Vocational Opportunities and Health Care/Medical Supports. Year-round we serve children, adolescents and adults with Developmental Disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorders and Challenging Behaviors.Bucks*Main Site (Woods Services)Woods Services

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