Victory Human Services (VHS) is a private, non-profit agency servicing the Greater Boston area. We provide comprehensive supports for individuals and families with developmental disabilities and mental illness. Our core clinical and administrative team has over 70 years of proven experience empowering people to make choices that enrich their lives..
Equipping individuals and their families to overcome the challenges of developmental disabilities and mental illness. We accomplish this mission through partnerships with the people we serve, a highly skilled team of diverse and culturally competent staff, and through compassionate and effective services.
Our services are designed to foster community integration, program participation and promote independence in a peer support environment. Our residential services range from in-home visits to 24-hour staffing at group residences.
Program models include:
VHS owned or rented group homes
Specialized Home Care Providers
In-home care at an individual’s apartment or family member’s residence
Individualized service / treatment planning
Home, personal, behavioral, recreational and social skill development
Health and psychiatric care coordination
Assistance with medications
Community resource integration
Career counseling and employment support
Personal Care Attendants (PCA)
Home Health Aides (HHA)
Certified Nurses Aides (CNA)
Transportation to appointments and activities
Supportive group and individual counseling
Bi-lingual staff (Haitian Creole, Spanish, and French)
24-hour crisis and administrative support
Individuals living in our group homes build meaningful relationships with peers and support staff. These relationships are instrumental in strengthening interpersonal skill development and fostering an environment of shared values in the recovery process. Our group homes are staffed 24-hours daily and we offer wheelchair accessible housing. Each individual has a private bedroom. We encourage residents to personalize their rooms to reflect their unique décor preferences.
Specialized Home Care
Specialized Home Care supports individuals who live in the homes of highly trained and experienced home-care providers. VHS employees provide advocacy, case management, outreach, recreation/social activities and training.
Individual Support Program
The Individual Support Program serves people who live in their own apartments. Services are based on the unique needs of each individual.
Family Partnership Program
The Family Partnership Program supports individuals in the homes of their families or their own homes. This enables individuals to receive the services and support they need while living at home with their families or companion/friend. In this service model, the families identify their goals and VHS staff functions as partners by assisting with accessing helpful resources and supporting the implementation of the objectives needed to achieve the goals.