The Main Campus houses our clinical program and is generally the first place a Client will stay when arriving at Averte. Here they receive detailed assessment, counseling, and medication management to help them stabilize and look toward the future. An individual may move on to another residence after a period of time, or stay here at the Main House. The Main House offers 24-7 general supervision with awake overnight staff and the largest number of support staff. The administrative offices are also attached to this residence.
The Main House offers a wide range of convenient activities for Clients. There is a game room, entertainment room, in-ground pool, hiking trails, gardens, art space and fitness area.
This house has 2 kitchens; one staffed for preparing lunch and dinner, the other is in the wellness center and open to residents who wish to take cooking classes. With ten private bedrooms, four bathrooms, two on-site apartments, an on-site cabin, and a beautiful attached suite, the Main House is a unique combination of enlivened activity and nurturing support. A starting point to a better life.
The Hanover House provides needed support to individuals preparing to transition into an independent living situation or just need a little help day to day. This house is located in picturesque Hanover, New Hampshire, within walking distance to Dartmouth College. The urban environment provides the benefits of public transportation, easy access to education and ample employment opportunities. For those transitioning into an independent living situation, plans are created which center around daily living skills, meal preparation, medication education and symptom management. Individual therapy, group therapy and in-house psychiatric care are available.
Aftercare services are readily accessible to all Hanover House Clients transitioning into the community. These services continue the personal care and support the Client received and are available as long as needed. Individuals are encouraged to succeed at their own pace, to their own level. We offer the tools and the support they need to find their way to a healthy life.
Located three miles North of the main campus, the Gray House provides a space for clients to engage in an environment that promotes independence and growth. Clients may transition to the Gray House from the Main House, others may directly admit from home or an inpatient stay as the Gray House program may be the best environment for the individual’s success. Clients at the Gray House have access to all of the programming that Averte offers including therapy services, social outings, group therapy and more. Through staff support, Clients are provided with the opportunity to engage in community service, employment, and other necessary skills toward gaining self-reliance.
The Gray House provides care to 8 full-time Clients, as well as services to those within the Independent Living Program in the community. At the Gray House, staff strive to create a welcoming environment by which Clients can call home for however long is needed for each individual. Each Client is provided with the opportunity to create and structure goals to best meet their individual needs, while promoting a holistic approach of health, with the ability to achieve the most autonomous life possible.
The Bradford House is our Residential Care Home offering a stable, secure environment for people who need continual, closely monitored care. It offers a nurturing family atmosphere in a classic New England styled home. The rooms are large, with an abundance of natural light. Hardwood floors, a fireplace, and comfortable furnishings complete the calming atmosphere. Support at the Bradford House includes; 24 hour staffing, complete medical management, full-time cook and housekeeping, and in-house psychiatric care.
A low calorie, low fat diet is provided for all Clients. Daily supervised activities for the Clients include; trips to the bowling alley, shopping malls, hiking, art classes, and more. Many of the Clients at the Bradford House have lived here a long time, thinking of each other and the staff as members of their own family.
The Cape house is a 2 apartment house in a residential neighborhood approximately 1/2 mile from our Gray House. these are unsupervised apartments used for independent living. The individuals at the Cape house are supervised by the Gray house staff. Individuals living at the Cape house have access to groups, individual therapy, activities and meals via the Gray House.
The Cottage is a single person residence built on the grounds of the main farm offering a greater level of independence with a great deal of support just steps away when needed.
Pleasant Street was added in 2001 to use for independent living opportunities. Pleasant street has three one bedroom apartments located within walking distance of downtown. Client’s residing at Pleasant Street utilize one of Averte’s licensed homes for services needed.