The Bridge is a human service agency that provides counseling services to people facing challenges. The Worcester Staffed Apartment Program serves two women who are supported by the North Central DDS Area Office. Individuals served are diagnosed with mild intellectual disabilities and mental health challenges. The focus is expanding current independent living skills and mental health stabilization. It is expected the women will each enjoy various amounts of independent time both at home and in the community. There is a focus on community inclusion/participation.
The Bridge provides excellent supervision (both individual and group), as well as various trainings in which to obtain CEU’s, and opportunities for advancement. The Bridge is an eligible employer for the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program and provides tuition reimbursement for continuing education.
Residential Counselors provide support, guidance, advocacy, case management, and empowerment to the adults served in this community residential setting.