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Novena Healthcare Services is a Licensed Agency dedicated to caring for you and your family at home.

8230 Boone Blvd., Suite 430
Vienna, VA 22182
Toll Free: 888-958-3524
Phone: 703-889-7507
10210 Greenbelt Rd., # 120
Lanham, MD 20706
Toll Free: 888-958-3524
Phone: 301-806-8952
24 hours a day,
7 days a week

Developmental Disabilities

Our Mission

At Novena Healthcare our mission is to provide quality service to Individuals with developmental disabilities in our care so they can function as independently as their capabilities will allow, live their own lives, and make their own choices and decisions about their lives. Whether we are serving an adult with developmental, cognitive and intellectual disabilities or children or young adults with special needs who needs a home, we help people reach their highest level of independence.

Our Services

Developmental disability is a term used to describe life-long, disabilities attributable to mental and/or physical or combination of mental and physical impairments. Novena Healthcare is committed to serve the needs of individuals with disabilities that affect their ability to function in any combination of the following areas: capacity for independent living, economic self-sufficiency, learning, mobility, receptive and expressive language, self-care, and/or self-direction.

  • Residential Services

Novena Healthcare provide residential services to youth and adults with developmental disabilities. Individuals take an active role in developing their individual service plan with our interdisciplinary team. We encourage the people we support to engage in family and community activities. We help individuals achieve their highest level of independence at home and in the community.

We currently operate homes in the Prince George’s, Montgomery County and Charles County areas serving individuals with developmental disabilities. Each home provides a family-like environment to the residents. Each home also has a live-in staff person to supervise the home.

  • Day Habilitation Program

We provide day care program in all our day habilitation facilities to individuals with developmental disabilities, so that they can blend and function in the community the same as any other citizen.

We focus on enabling people to participate in shared recreational, social, educational, and/or spiritual activities as well as providing supervision, training, and support designed to reach a single end result: enhancing quality of life.

We currently serve individuals with developmental disabilities or persons with age related conditions with cognitive and/or physical disabilities to engage in meaningful daytime activities at our locations in Prince George’s and Montgomery counties.

With the assistance of our trained professional staffs, individuals will:

  • Develop socially appropriate behaviors and interpersonal skills.
  • Develop appropriate grooming, dress, and self-care habits, such as toileting.
  • Receive assertiveness and advocacy training in dealing with life challenges, legal, family, and/or social needs etc.
  • Develop skills that will lead them to be self-reliant and less dependent.
  • Personal Support Services

We provide assistance with daily living skills, community inclusion activities, access to health care and other community-based services. These services are provided to individuals living in their homes, and are tailored to meet an individual’s needs and goals.

Based on the needs of the individual, services include:

  • Assist with all personal care needs, like bathing & grooming
  • Assistance with daily living activities
  • Assist with meal preparation & medication reminder
  • Escort individuals to clinics, physician’s offices, recreational activities, trips, or other community outings.
  • Laundry, shopping & light housekeeping services
  • Train individuals in skills such as money management, utilizing public transportation, solving problems, using the telephone, telling time, and handling emergencies