Our Programs

Our Programs

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.

Nights of care were provided.
Men and women in our Enriched Living Center Program.
The exterior of the Enriched Living Center at the Rescue Mission of Utica in New York

Program Details

While in our care, residents are provided with:

  • Food, Personal Hygiene Items, Clothing & 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

    Transportation to health care appointments helps the residents remain in contact with their community providers.

  • Community Based Health Care

    Community Based Health Care is provided to allow residents access to the specialized health care services they may need.

  • Pharmacy Services

    Provided by a local pharmacy, delivers prescribed medications directly to the program for residents.

  • Phlebotomist Services

    Available on site one day a week.

  • Adult Day Healthcare Programs

    Adult Day Healthcare Programs are provided in the community.

  • Social Recreation

    Social Recreation is available through local agencies which include shopping trips and social outings.

  • Representative-Payee Services

    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 & 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.

Contact Us

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

Linda Sanchez

Program Director




315.735.1645 x 2120




901 Park Ave.
Utica, NY 13501

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