Welcome to the Clelian Center
The Clelian Center is accepting new client applications! Please call Nancy at 203-288-4151 xt.641 for more information or to set up an appointment and tour.
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Alzheimer's Association, Connecticut Chapter
Family Caregivers Series
Tuesday’s: March 11, April 8, May 13, 2014
261 Benham Street, Hamden, CT 06514
To register, contact The Alzheimer’s Association at
1-203-230-1777, ext. 14 or email@example.com, Mia at Clelian Center 203-288-4151 ext. 646 or
March 11th - Understanding Dementia + Alzheimer’s Association Programs & Services
April 8th - Making Quality Connections with People with Dementia (Communication Tips)
May 13th – Keeping the Caregiver Healthy and Community Resources
Presented by: Maria Tomasetti, South Central Regional Director, Alzheimer’s Association, CT Chapter.
Holiday Closing Schedule for 2014:
Winter is here. Please dress your loved ones appropriately, and label all outer garments.
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.