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Executive Office of Health and Human Services Secretary John Polanowicz tours Bridgewell

In October 2014, Executive Office of Health and Human Services Secretary John Polanowicz toured Bridgewell’s Rosewood I and II Day Habilitation programs to learn more about the unique services offered to young adults with autism transitioning into adult services. Secretary Polanowicz oversees 15 state agencies in his role including Department of Developmental Services, which funds […]

Gala Honorees Tour Bridgewell’s Programs

This summer, WCVB-TV Channel Five’s President and General Manager Bill Fine, this year’s 2014 Excellence in Service Award recipient, toured Bridgewell’s Boston Street Day Habilitation Center. He met several individuals, learned about the programming and shook a lot of hands. Pictured: Bill poses with Michael for a photo during his tour. This award is presented […]

Maple Street Day Habilitation Center Open House

This week, Bridgewell held an open house at our new day habilitation center in Stoneham! Bridgewell employees, board members, friends, families, neighbors and public figures toured the new facility and learned more about the program. The new Maple Street Day Habilitation Center replaced the Melrose and Medford day habilitation centers, and now serves more than […]

Support Bridgewell through Amazon Smile!

Use the link below to support Bridgewell when shopping at Amazon!  For eligible purchases at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to Bridgewell when using the link below. Bridgewell, Inc. The AmazonSmile Foundation is a 501(c)(3) private foundation created by Amazon to administer the AmazonSmile program. All donation amounts generated […]

Bridgewell Residents Enjoy New Swing

Residents of Bridgewell’s home on Mudnock Road in Salisbury enjoy a new swing in memory of their former housemate, Jeanine. When Jeanine passed away in April, her family and friends made several donations to purchase something meaningful to her housemates. Special thank you to: Judy and Tom Teehan The Welch Family Frank O’Beri

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 […]