ICES, Inc. offers a broad range of innovative services and supports to help troubled children and adolescents. Our goal is to help each child achieve happiness and success. Our direct support professionals are specially trained and experienced to provide individualized, clinically-based therapies and supports in diverse settings. ICES, Inc. has been providing services and supports for children and adults in Connecticut since 1998.
ICES, Inc. maintains licensed long-term and short-term residential facilities throughout the region. Our residential specialists work closely with children, families, case managers, judicial authorities and other providers to create secure placements with optimal access to all necessary resources. The residential settings at ICES, Inc. offer 24-hour supervision in comfortable, well-maintained and secure environments supervised by caring, experienced direct support professionals.
ICES, Inc. offers responsive and therapeutic Short Term Emergency Placement (STEP) for children and adolescents who need urgent, temporary placement and care outside their family home, foster home or community setting. Our strengths include rapid intake and assessments to ensure safe and therapeutic placement.
ICES, Inc. offers respite services for families seeking safe care for a child or adolescent. We work closely with families, foster parents and community providers to ensure seamless continuum of programs and supports. Respite services range from around-the-clock residential care in a safe alternate setting to flexible, part-time services at the child’s permanent residence.
ICES, Inc. provides psychotherapy and individualized behavioral support for children and adolescents. The clinical professionals at ICES, Inc. provide assessments and various therapies to children with mental health and/or developmental disorders, as well as children with issues related to sexual abuse, anger management, aggression and emotional regulation. Our licensed social workers and behaviorists work together with psychiatrists, psychologist, families and school personnel to provide a continuum of effective individualized therapies. Group therapy and family therapy also are available.
ICES, Inc. provides employment evaluations and assessments to help adolescents identify their vocational interests and abilities. The vocational services at ICES, Inc. include training and assistance with job searches, skills training, short-term and long-term job coaches and supportive work environments.