Donovan House

59 Rockland Street
New Bedford, MA 02744
Phone: (508) 999-5893 | Fax: (508) 999-4757
http://www.cssdioc.org/services/residential/donovan.html

About this Location

The Donovan House, a program offered by Catholic Social Services, is a sober transitional housing program, serving up to 12 women and their children. The house is a secure facility and is staffed 24 hours a day and offers shared dorm style living, commercial style kitchen, community rooms and bathrooms on each floor.



Specialties and Services

Services

  • Care/Treatment Plan
  • Education Support
  • Life Skills Instruction/Activities
  • Medication Monitoring/Administration
  • Short Term Residential
  • Support Groups (Client Only)

Service Settings

  • Faith-Based Support
  • Residential Program

Specialties

  • Community Resources and Supportive Services

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Transportation

  • Assistance Locating Alternative Transportation Options
  • Public Transportation Accessible

Referral and Intake Process

Referral Process

The Donovan House is not a self referral program. Referrals to Donovan House must be made through CSS Basic Needs program, or from an outside agency.
 
Basic Needs Advocates:
Fall River: 508-674-4681
New Bedford: 508-997-7337

Intake Process

For more information:
Program Coordinator
P:508-999-5893
F:508-999-4757

Eligibility and Insurance

Eligibility

Eligible Gender:
Female
Minimum Age:
18
Other Elgibility Criteria:
  • Homeless
  • Six months of sobriety

Insurances

  • Does not apply