Our Philosophy

Casa Timeline

At Casa, we believe everyone has the right to a good life.
  • A pleasant home and neighborhood
  • Modern therapeutic and medical services
  • A safe opportunity to develop to his or her full potential

Because our organization was founded by professionals and families- working together - we see our clients and residents not just as people with disabiltiies who need our help, we see them as people we know and enjoy. People whose health and happiness matter - to them, to us, and to the world.

 


Our Board of Directors
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1979
Casa is incorporated.
1982
Our intermediate Care Facility for Mental Retardation/Nursing (ICF/MR) opens as an eight-bed home.
1984
Our first Residential Care Facility opens for children with pervasive developmental disorders.
1986
Our first Residential Care Facility opens for Adults who need extensive assistance with their daily routine.
1992
The ICF/MR expands to become a 16-bed home.
1996
Our Supportive Living division is launched for adults who need partial assistance with their daily routine.
1998
Our In-Home Support division is launched for children living at home with lesser degrees of MR or autism and medical needs.
1998
In addition, our first In-Home Waiver is established for a child living at home who might otherwise need to live in an Intensive Care Facility.
2001
Residential Child Care Facility opens to provide intensive residential support for children with autism/complex behaviors.
2008
Independent Living Housing established in Westbrook.
2011
Opened Mental Health Services for children