Fact Sheet

Fiscal Year 2017 Direct Services

Participants achieve their recovery goals through a comprehensive array of services and programs:
Individuals Served

Thinking Well (Cognitive Remediation)

  • Computer-based exercises and therapeutic bridging sessions that develop skills in memory, attention, reasoning and problem solving, processing speed, and verbal and visual learning
  • 101 participants: 98% had positive functional outcomes (e.g., job, school); 89% who completed sessions and took post-assessment achieved improvement in 4 or more cognitive domains; 64% achieved statistically significant improvement in 2 or more domains

Supported Employment

  • 90 participants: 50% competitively employed (jobs not set aside for disabilities); 78% retained jobs at 3 months; 60% at 12 months

Supported Education

  • 84 participants: 68 enrolled in college (4 Master’s, 8 Bachelor’s, 46 Associate’s and 10 vocational certification)
  • Onsite at College Campuses
  • W.R. Battey Educational Scholarship Fund

Housing and Residential Services

  • 94 individuals received housing and community support services
  • Activities of Daily Living (ADLs) coaching; budgeting; goal planning; case management

Psychosocial Services

  • 527 individuals received services
  • Recovery planning, skill building, advocacy, peer support
  • Writers,’ Artists’ and Rehabilitative Workshops
  • Treasure Hunters thrift store
  • Food Service and Wellness
    • Commercial Kitchen and Café
    • Holiday dinners, picnics, events, weekend activities and trips


  • Gateway website for families
  • Directory of Family-Endorsed Providers
  • 370,258 unique users of the site
  • Resource Specialist responded to 665 requests for help
Unique users visited www.rtor.org
Cases were responded to by the rtor.org Resource Specialist

Our Mission

Laurel House provides resources and opportunities for people living with mental illness to lead fulfilling and productive lives in their communities throughout Fairfield County. 


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