1988-2013: Celebrating our 25th year of offering compassionate care to our clients and respite to their caregivers. We thank all our clients, their families, and our dedicated staff and volunteers for supporting our mission!
Posted October 30, 2013: Please visit our new Facebook page and don't forget to "like" us while you're there, ensuring you receive our updates in your news feed as they are made available.
Posted October 30, 2013: Clelian Center will host a memory screening on November 19 from 10 am-noon and 4-6 pm. Please see this flyer for more details.
Posted September 29, 2013: Please note our website name has changed from clelianadultdaycenter.com to cleliancenter.org. You may wish to update your bookmarks!
Posted August 21, 2013: Please visit our June photo gallery.
We are accepting new client applications! Please call Mia at 203-288-4151 x646 for more information or to set up an appointment and tour.
Holiday Closing Schedule for 2013:
Label All Garments
Fall is upon us. Please dress your loved ones appropriately, and label all outer garments. Our garden is open and the clients will be able to go outside and enjoy our beautiful garden. Please notify the nurse with any allergies to bee stings or other outdoor elements.
Please remember to call the Center in the morning at 203-288-4151 if you or your loved one will be absent from the Center, also don't forget to cancel your ride with Greater New Haven My Ride at 203-288-6643. If your loved one has been hospitalized or absent for an extended period of time due to illness, a doctor's note is needed to return to the Center.
Emergency and Bad Weather Information:
The Clelian Center now has an emergency phone line that will be used as back up to our main number (203-288-4151), when our phone lines go down. The emergency phone line will also have instructions as to the opening and closing status of the Center due to bad weather conditions or power outages. Please do not leave messages on the emergency phone line, it is for instructions only. The emergency phone number is 203-530-2822.
Closing announcements will be listed on:
In the spirit of Mother Clelia Merloni, Foundress of the Apostles of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, the staff and volunteers of Clelian Center seek to meet the spiritual, psychological, social and medical needs of adults in a loving and caring environment. The primary mission is to preserve a feeling of self-worth and dignity in each person especially those who need special care. The therapeutic inter- generational program is designed to enhance the quality of life of each of its participants; the Center staff strives to promote daily interaction between children and adults. Clelian Center is a place where every person, young or old, is valued as a unique individual.