Access to Recovery III - Short-Term Job Placement, Supports, and Advancement Assistance for those in Recovery
Marrakech provides services through the Access to Recovery III program, administered by the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) through Advanced Behavioral Health (ABH). Two types of services are offered:
- Recovery Management Services: provides referrals, linkage, and coordination of wrap around services according to an individualized recovery plan incorporating the input of individuals served and their natural supports. This services is currently available in Waterbury, CT.
- Recovery Oriented Vocational Services: provides skills assessment, job search and placement activities, as well as job coaching directed toward improving and maintaining employment. These services are currently available in New Haven, CT.
Staff that provide job supports complete all of Marrakech's core in-service training, including CPR and First Aid. In addition, staff is required to attend Job Coaching in-service as well as other external trainings as appropriate. Case Managers and Employment Specialists are experienced staff with demonstrated success with meeting case management and employment program outcomes.
ATR staff are part of the overall Vocational Rehabilitation team at Marrakech and has offices located at 526 Whalley Avenue in New Haven and 50 Oak Tree Avenue in Waterbury.
Eligibility - Individuals must meet the eligibility requirements established by ABH including being 18 years of age or older with a verifiable substance use disoder and having involvement with one of the qualifying state agencies. See the ATR website (link below) for furtehr detail regarding this. Indivdiuals interested in being referred for services must contact the ATR Customer Service Center by calling 1-866-580-3922.
Vice President of Behavioral Health & Vocational Rehabilitation Services
Phone: (203) 389-2970, extension 1343
Fax: (203) 389-3927
Six Lunar Drive
Woodbridge, CT 06525
Main Phone: (203) 389-2970
Main Fax: (203) 397-0658
ATR Services: http://www.abhct.com/resources_atr.asp