About Us

Wheeler Clinic, founded in 1968, is an independent, not-for-profit, community-based organization that provides a comprehensive continuum of mental health and substance abuse recovery services, primary care, special education, child welfare, early childhood, community justice, foster care, employee assistance, and prevention and wellness programs. We serve more than 30,000 children, adolescents and adults in Connecticut each year.

Accreditation and Licensure

The clinic is accredited by The Joint Commission and the American Association of Suicidology. Our programs and services are licensed or approved by the Connecticut Department of Children and Families, Connecticut State Department of Education, and the Connecticut Department of Public Health.

Funding Sources

Wheeler Clinic is supported by individuals, corporations, foundations, and by third-party payers, client fees and public funding sources.