Respecting the dignity and diversity of each person through support and service.

Saint Catherine Center for Special Needs oversees a unified pastoral and educational support for individuals with disabilities while serving as a centralized resource for the Diocesan community.

Through direct service at Saint Catherine Academy or our Adult Day Program and support with Inclusive Support in the Catholic Schools or Parish and Community Outreach, the Center strives to foster the educational, spiritual and social well being of individuals with disabilities.

What’s Happening…

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10apr - 14All DaySpring Break - Saint Catherine Academy(All Day)

14aprAll DayGood Friday - Center Closed(All Day: friday)


5may6:00 pm- 8:00 pmDinner DanceAdults with Special Needs6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

In the News…

Saint Catherine Academy Hosts Parent Workshop on May 3rd

Dr. Eric Frazer will present a workshop, “Evidence-based Psychosocial Treatment for Children and Adolescents with ADHD”, on May 3rd at 6:30pm.  Dr. Frazer is a licensed clinical psychologist with a specialization and academic concentration in Forensic Psychology.  In addition to his private practice, Dr. Frazer holds an academic appointment of Assistant Clinical Professor at Yale University School of Medicine and teaches seminars on various topics related to psychological assessment.

The workshop will focus on the application of behavior therapy and behavior modification as a component of treatment for symptoms of ADHD as a primary diagnosis or secondary to developmental disorders such as intellectual disability or autism. There will be a brief presentation on assessment followed by a review of effective treatments that include parent training, school intervention and child intervention.

The workshop is open to the public.  To reserve a seat, please call 203-540-5381 or email

for more information, please click on: Eric Frazer presentation

Annual Fairfield County’s Giving Day on March 9 is a Big Success!

Saint Catherine Center for Special Needs participated in the Annual Fairfield County’s Giving Day on March 9!
We exceeded our goal! Thank you so much for your support. Funds raised will be used to expand our movement program.