Stefan Dufresne, Wakefield Day Habilitation Director, started with Communitas in 2015 after he completed his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Southern New Hampshire University.

He began his career with the agency in the Reading Day Program’s Career Services department as a Vocational Skills Instructor before finding his home in Day Habilitation. He was the Team Leader of the Life Choices and Specialized groups before being promoted to Assistant Director of Day Hab during the height of the Covid-19 pandemic in January of 2021. In the summer of 2023, he was announced as the Wakefield Day Habilitation Director.

Stefan also has experience in hospice care, the adult mental health field, and has served as a Personal Care Attendant and respite provider for many people over the years. He is focused on providing quality care and promoting the values of independence, personal growth, and dignity for all.