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Enriched Living Center

The Enriched Living Center (ELC) is a New York State licensed, 52-single room residential program for adult men and women diagnosed with mental illness. The program is based on the principles of Psychiatric Rehabilitation. Our staff is available on site 24 hours each day.

While in our care, residents are provided with:

  • Residents are provided with:
  • Food, personal hygiene items, clothing and safe shelter.
  • Laundry facilities.
  • Spiritual counseling (upon request).

Major services provided include:

  • Medication management – we supervise medication management and provide education and support to help people become independent and maintain their mental and physical health.
  • Transportation – to health care appointments helps the residents remain in contact with their community providers.
  • Community based health care – is provided to allow residents access to the specialized health care services they may need.
  • Pharmacy services – are provided by a local pharmacy that delivers prescribed medications directly to the program for residents.
  • Phlebotomist services – are available on site one day a week.
  • Adult Day Healthcare programs – are provided in the community.
  • Social Recreation – is available through local agencies which include shopping trips and social outings.
  • Representative-payee services – are available on campus to assist residents in managing funds.
  • Crisis intervention – in the event of a crisis the staff is trained to manage the crisis. We also interact as necessary with the Mobile Crisis Assessment Team (MCAT).
  • Education and counseling – for behavioral and interpersonal skill development is another fundamental program focus. Service Plans are individually tailored to assist the person to achieve a higher level of functional health.

Special Request

The program is looking for a used or new stationery bike for the residents to enjoy. If you would like to donate one, please contact Debi Kenyon at debi.kenyon@uticamission.org

For more information you can download the Enriched Living Center brochure or contact:

Hank Visalli, Program Director of the Enriched Living Center

Phone

315-735-1645 ext. 2120

 

Fax

315-724-2589

 

 

Physical Location 901 Park Ave.
Utica, NY 13501

 

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