Residential services are offered in a continuum of settings including campus residential suites and community based group homes.
All students are provided guidance and instruction in the areas of self-care skills, home life skills, recreation and leisure, and social skills.
Coordination of services from school to residential provides consistent 24/7 reinforcement and the application of key skills, learning and behavioral objectives. Family involvement is encouraged through phone calls, mail, video calls, and visits. Residential programming is offered up to 365 days a year.
Benedictine is an approved provider of Autism Waiver Residential Habilitation Services.
Per policy, parents will be responsible for scheduling and taking students to medical visits, as well as providing Dr. reports to our Infirmary upon return from Dr. appointments.
Yes, we have awake overnight staff for each residence as well as day, evening, and weekend staff. We have a few single rooms, but most rooms are doubles shared by two students.
Can my child bring their favorite stuffed animals, photo albums, CD player, favorite comforter, favorite toys, etc?
Your child can bring any of the items listed. We want him or her to feel at home.