Welcome to Saint Vincent’s
Saint Vincent’s works with children, youth and families to restore relationships and support family permanence. Our staff provides in-home and community-based services, outpatient behavioral health, residential and group living assistance, and special education for children, youth and families. Emphasis is on trauma-informed, family-centered, compassionate care while Working with Children and Families to Preserve Hope.
Established in 1885 by the Sisters of Mercy and the Roman Catholic Diocese of Fall River as an orphanage, Saint Vincent’s is now a multi-service, child- and family-serving behavioral health organization accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA). Our Mission is Giving Children and Families in Need What They Need Most.
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Attachment, Regulation and Competency (ARC)
Saint Vincent's Home has recently introduced Attachment, Regulation and Competency (ARC), an evidence based initiative developed by Justice Resource Institute (JRI) in all of our residential and congregate care levels of care. [Relate only to trauma expertise, training experience, etc.] Attachment, Regulation and Competency (ARC) is a framework for intervention with youth and families who have experienced multiple and/or prolonged traumatic stress. Most of our clients and families have been effected by trauma in their lives and Saint Vincent’s specializes in the treatment of trauma of various types. ARC identifies three core domains that are frequently impacted among traumatized youth, and which are relevant to future resiliency. Read more.