COVID-19 and SARAH Inc. Agency Updates

SARAH Inc. understands that the COVID-19 situation is rapidly developing in Connecticut and we are closely monitoring all updates through the state. We want to personally assure you that the health and safety of those we serve and our employees are our top priority. 

As of March 30th, SARAH Inc.’s Adult Services are suspended until reassessment by May 4th. KIDSTEPS Early Intervention Services will remain operational, but remotely. Read here for more information! If you have any questions or concerns please email us at marketing@sarah-inc.org or use our contact form!

Open communication is critical during times like this. Until further notice we will be using this page to keep you informed about the state directives, as well as SARAH Inc. agency updates.

Information and Resources about the Coronavirus: 

3/24/20 - Resources and Programs to Help with Financial Burdens of Coronavirus

There are currently several programs and resources available to help with the financial burden during the COVID-19 situation. Check out these helpful information links:

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, SAMHSA, produced a resource guide about Social Distancing and Mental Health. These are uncertain times and everyone experiences things differently. Take a moment to read through these tips  and strategies on managing mental health in times of social distancing, quarantines, and isolation.

We understand that the current health situation in Connecticut is a significant concern for those we serve and our staff. We have not received a state directive to suspend services, but we do need to follow best practices to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus. 
 
For this reason, effective Thursday March 19th, we are temporarily suspending all Adult Services. This includes Enrichment Services, Employment Services, and Community Supports. We are closely monitoring the situation and are planning to reassess by April 1. Read More!

The Green Mountain Self Advocates put together this helpful plain language booklet to help promote informational conversations about the Coronavirus. Check it out here: https://selfadvocacyinfo.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Plain-Language-Information-on-Coronavirus.pdf

Read the following announcement from Denise Henry, SARAH Inc.’s Executive Director, regarding the well-being of those we serve and our staff. Denise also addresses the status of our agency’s programs. Until directed by the state SARAH Inc. programs will be operational.