The Kennedy Center
Celebrating Potential, Dignity, Empowerment, Opportunity
The Kennedy Center
For more than 60 years, the exceptional caregivers at The Kennedy Center in Trumbull, CT, have been providing support and resources to people with disabilities and their families. The facility’s devoted team provides social, recreational, educational, vocational, therapeutic, and residential services to more than 2,400 special needs individuals. Their tailored programs enable children, adults, and elderly groups with disabilities to become active members within their communities.
The populations served by The Kennedy Center include individuals with acquired brain injuries, physical and intellectual disabilities, and autism spectrum disorder, among others. They also specialize in working with seniors, including those who have Alzheimer’s, dementia, or are medically fragile. Through a welcoming intake process, the staff members meet with each interested individual to provide recommendations for specific services.
In addition to residential and day support services, The Kennedy Center offers job placement, school transition, and mobility services. Their compassionate caregivers also provide support in the areas of life skills and community integration. Through creative and engaging programs, such as art therapy, attendees learn to express themselves in healthy, meaningful ways.
Since its inception, the mission of The Kennedy Center has been to empower individuals with a diverse range of abilities and disabilities to facilitate their participation and inclusion in the community. They aim to work with their clients’ families to take a collaborative approach to empowerment, and above all else, they believe in treating everybody with respect and dignity.
If you have a family member who could benefit from one of the programs or resources available through the Kennedy Center, you can speak directly with a caregiver or other staff member by calling (203) 356-8522 to learn more. For an in-depth description of services, you can also visit The Kennedy Center online. Don’t forget to check out their Facebook page for further information, news, and announcements.