Disabilities Network of Eastern CT
- Services for the Elderly or Disabled
- Individual & Family Social Services
- Non Profit
Disabilities Network of Eastern Connecticut is an Independent Living Center, an agency to help those with disabilities in eastern Connecticut to have an independent life no matter what their living situation or disability. DNEC offers information and referral, advocacy, peer support and independent living skills training. Other services include deaf and hard of hearing services, vocational support, assistive equipment and home modification, and nursing home transition to the community. Major funding is provided by the US Departments of Education and Labor, Connecticut Departments of Social Services and Labor, Senior Resources Agency on Aging and Electric Boat Employees Community Services Association, as well as individual contributions.