By Lauren Norford, LICSW, Early Childhood Services Program Manager, Community Care Network – Rutland Mental Health Services Miriam knew she should
Rutland Mental Health Services is highly committed to supporting individuals with the quality services they need. Our behavioral health division offers a range of Child & Family, Adult Outpatient, Substance Abuse, Residential, and Recreational Therapeutic Services. Our dedicated staff of caring professionals has been trained to meet federal, state and other accreditation requirements for professional development.
Our Developmental Services offer a comprehensive array of person-centered supports to children and adults with developmental disabilities and their families. These services promote the health and safety of individuals and families, and help individuals become valued and respected members of the community, build meaningful and mutually supportive relationships and social connections, and make choices and decisions that affect her or his life.
Early Child Care & Education
Rutland County Head Start promotes school readiness for low-income 3-5 year old children by enhancing their social and emotional development through high quality, comprehensive programming in early education, health and mental health support, social services, and parent involvement.
Senior & Volunteer Services
RSVP & The Volunter Center provides volunteer opportunities for people of all ages, serving over 150 non profit organizations in Rutland and Addison Counties. In addition, RSVP/VC designs and implements volunteer driven Signature Programs: RSVP Bone Builders, RSVP Operation Dolls & More and RSVP Rutland County Reads. Explore the world of volunteering!