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Great Opportunities to Work at Bridgewell!

Bridgewell is expanding its autism support services. We are opening new residences in July, August and September! Join our growing organization and become part of our new autism services as a Behavior Support Professional, Program Director or Assistant Program Director. Requirements: Minimum of a high school diploma or GED with A.A. or BA preferred in […]

2013 Imagine the Possibilities Gala

Many Thanks for Making the 2013 Imagine the Possibilities Gala a HUGE Success!   Dr. Timothy Johnson Medical Editor, WCVB-TV & ABC News Visionary Leadership Award Patricia Maguire Meservey President, Salem State University Excellence in Service Award Emceed by Past Honoree & Longtime Boston Sportscaster Bob Lobel More than 400 people joined together to raise over $294,000 […]

2013 Rodger Hebert Quality of Care Recipient

2013 Rodger Hebert Quality of Care Recipient: Supervisor of Clinical Support Services Laurel Ciavarri received the inaugural Rodger Hebert Quality of Care Award. Pictured above: Laurel (center) with Rodger’s wife Justine and son Tyler Hebert. Click here to learn more about the award. According to several nomination forms, Laurel continuously Displays Dignity & Respect by serving on the Human Rights Committee, Peer Review committee and CRT […]

2014 Rodger Hebert Quality of Care Award Recipient

Bridgewell is pleased to present the 2014 Rodger Hebert Quality of Care award to: Nancy Marticio, Director of Day & Residential Services This year, we received 13 essay nominations in support of 10 Bridgewell employees to be considered for the Rodger Hebert Quality of Care Award, also known as The Rodger Award. According to her […]

2014 Employee Recognition Night

On May 14, 2014, Bridgewell held its annual Employee Recognition Night at Danversport Yacht Club in Danvers. Close to 400 Bridgewell staff members and their families attended to celebrate employee milestones from 3 years of service to 30 years! This year, Director of Day and Residential Services Nancy Marticio received the Rodger Hebert Quality of […]

2014 Employee Recognition Night Photo Gallery
North Shore Community College Scholarships Presented at May 15th Scholarship Awards Breakfast

Pictured Above: Congratulations to Fredeline Pierre (left), Direct Support Professional at Vine Street and Damaris Gitahi (right), Direct Support Professional at Wardwell Ave, who were both awarded the scholarships to North Shore Community College.  Fredeline is enrolled in the Developmental Disabilities program and received the Bridgewell Scholarship. Damaris is in the Health Sciences program, working toward […]

Bridgewell at The Caring Force Rally

Earlier this month, more than 600 members of The Caring Force including many Bridgewell individuals and staff members flooded the State House with a sea of gold and showed just how important it is that legislators invest in human service programs and workers. To learn more about The Caring Force, click here!

Bridgewell Chosen by Staples Associate to Receive $2,000 Grant

Bridgewell has been awarded $2,000 by Staples Foundation, the private charitable arm of Staples, Inc., under a program that lets Staples associates direct donations in support of Boston Street’s Employment Supports program. Click here to learn more about Bridgewell’s Employment Supports program. The grants are part of a philanthropic initiative created by Staples Foundation, which […]

Conversation with Department of Developmental Services about Employment

 By July 2015, Department of Developmental Services plans to phase out all center-based (sheltered) workshops. This is to encourage individuals with disabilities to work in the community. Last month, Bridgewell staff and the Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services held a discussion to learn more about community employment opportunities.   Day Services Supervisor Victoria Jasper discussed […]