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Oak Hill

(Non-profit)  
Social Services
1,000 - 2,500 employees  |  
Overview

Oak Hill helps people with disabilities experience rich, fulfilling lives in communities throughout Connecticut. Through education, assistive technology, programs and advocacy, we support them at every stage of life. We also provide a robust array of services to those people who work with, live with and care for people challenged by disabilities.

Oak Hill serves children and adults with intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities. Today, it is the largest private nonprofit community provider of services for people with disabilities in Connecticut.

Once a School for Blind Children – Now Serving the Multi-Disabled Community

Oak Hill has grown and changed over the years, as have the people it serves, its philosophy remains constant – people with disabilities have the right and capability to be contributing, productive members of their communities.

Today, Oak Hill is the largest private nonprofit community provider of services for people with disabilities in Connecticut.

Oak Hill serves children and adults with intellectual, developmental and physical disabilities, including visual impairments.

Culture

Oak Hill enhances independence and quality of life for people with disabilities, including visual impairments, by setting the standard in providing innovative solutions, program excellence, services and advocacy.

Services

Oak Hill provides services and solutions to thousands of people of all ages with disabilities (intellectual, developmental, physical disabilities including visual impairments) each year. Our eleven distinct programs provide in-home and community-based housing, day and birth to three services; community-based employment and education; assistive technology; healthy relationships; arts and recreation, and ways to give.

Oak Hill is a recognized private provider by the State of Connecticut’s Home and Community Based Services Comprehensive Waiver and Individual and Family Supports Waiver through the Department of Developmental Services (DDS)

Oak Hill Services for:

  • Blind and Visually Impaired

  • Deaf and Hearing Impaired

  • Intellectual Disabilities

  • Autism

  • Birth to Three

  • Physical Disabilities

  • Other Multiple Disabilities

  • Relationship and Sexuality

  • Disability Equipment

  • Assistive Technology Training