All of us at The Carls Family Village are dedicated to providing you an excellent program with our wonderful staff.
The Holley Institute owns and operates The Carls Family Village at De Sales Center, which has offered educational and recreational programs for the Deaf, Deaf-Blind and hard of hearing since 1996, and consists of three buildings on the property: The Family Village, The Village Commons,
and The Art Center.
The Family Village contains 12 suites (one suite per family). Air mattresses are available if needed. Sheets and towels are available to rent for $12 a set ($6-bath towel, hand towel, wash cloth; $6-top sheet, bottom sheet, pillow case). Pillows and blankets are provided, however, feel free to bring your own.
*Pack enough clothes for your stay as there are no public washers or dryers at the Village.*
Other suggested items to pack:
- Poncho, umbrella or raincoat
- Flashlight & extra batteries
- Laundry bag
- Swimsuit & towels
- Notebook & pens/pencils
- Camera & film
- Sunscreen & sunglasses
- Insect repellent
- Shampoo & toiletries
Smoking is not permitted in the buildings and drugs and alcoholic beverages are not permitted anywhere on the premises. Only working pets are allowed. All incoming and outgoing calls should be made from your own cellular device. Program fees include meals and accommodations. Transportation to and from the Village is not provided unless pre-arranged by the senior programs director.
Questions? Please contact:
Rental questions: Maryann Muller, Facilities Coordinator
Summer Program questions: Lexy Craig, Senior Programs Director