Welcome

to St Gerard House

St. Gerard House provides a wide array of support, training, meetings, and consultations to families, caretakers, teachers, therapists, and others who are integral parts of the life of an individual with autism.

A Whole Approach to Autism Therapies

12th Annual First Words of Hope Luncheon to Support St. Gerard House

Join friends, community leaders, business owners, and dedicated elected officials at our 12th Annual First Words of Hope Luncheon on April 27th, 2022 at Blue Ridge Community College.

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Click to the right to watch our video from last year and learn about Sam’s journey!

What We Do

From Diagnosis to Adulthood

Intensive 1:1 ABA Therapy

Programs are based on Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) with individualized goals for each student. Staff use a combination of discrete trial teaching, incidental teaching, and structured teaching.

Family Support

St. Gerard House makes it a priority to provide a wide array of support, trainings, meetings, and consultations to the families, care takers, teachers, therapists, and others who are integral parts of the life of an individual with autism.

Prevocational
Training

Participants have the opportunity to work on prevocational, social and daily living skills. Areas of skill acquisition are interpersonal, independent living, community living, self care, and self determination.

Programs

Offering a wide variety of programs