Chapel Haven program to offer open house

Parents of a young adult with autism, Asperger Syndrome, Down Syndrome or intellectual disabilities who are exploring the next step in education and independence may check out Chapel Haven's award-winning program at an open house Sept. 13

The open house will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Chapel Haven, 1040 Whalley Ave. in New Haven. The event includes a light breakfast. Attendees will get an overview of Chapel Haven, listen to student panels and tour two of its programs, REACH and Asperger Syndrome Adult Transition Program.

Chapel Haven is a nationally accredited, private, non-profit school and post-secondary program that teaches adults with autism and other cognitive disabilities to live independent lives.

Registration is required, so visit the website at to register online or call Connie Brand, 203-397-1714.