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2015 Greater Lowell Health Alliance Annual Breakfast

Bridgewell’s Pathfinder Drop-In Center staff attended the 2015 Greater Lowell Health Alliance Annual Breakfast on September 25 at the Westford Regency. We proudly displayed a poster to highlight the Pathfinder Outreach Project, funded by Greater Lowell Health Alliance. The Pathfinder Outreach Project connects very difficult-to-reach, homeless adults in Lowell with health care, housing and other essential […]

A Big Thank You to Solimine Funeral Homes!

In celebration of 50 years of service, Solimine Funeral Homes hosted ice cream socials throughout the community. The Solimine Family has been long-time supporters of Bridgewell through donations to our Imagine the Possibilities Gala as well as assisting with funeral arrangements for individuals in our program. We appreciate all you do for Bridgewell and the community! Thank […]

Bridgewell’s Project COPE Opens New Outpatient Clinic in Lynn

Held in conjunction with National Recovery Month, Project COPE, an affiliate of Bridgewell, held an open house on September 14 at our new clinic on 66 Silsbee Street in Lynn. Since 1970, Project COPE has been a leading provider of community-based prevention, education and treatment for individuals and their families struggling with drug and alcohol […]

Boston Street CBDS Program Donates to the Haven fromHunger

Boston Street’s Community-Based Day Supports program reached their summer garden goals – they were able to harvest enough produce to make a sizeable donation to the Haven from Hunger’s Food Pantry. The group donated carrots, tomatoes, onions, Swiss chard and herbs. They spent all summer planting, wedding and watering their garden with the hope of making […]

Bridgewell Explores Plum Island

A big thank you to the Institution for Savings Charitable Foundation! The Institution for Savings Charitable Foundation provided a grant to purchase two beach wheelchairs for residents at our Mudnock Road home. Each year, residents at this home save their money and together rent a house on Plum Island for one week during the summer. […]

Cleaning Up at Camp Naumkeag

Each year, Bridgewell holds recreational events at Camp Naumkeag in Salem. In appreciation of using the beautiful space, Bridgewell has made it a tradition to maintain and landscape the Vietnam Memorial each year. Pictured: Earlier this summer, Bridgewell individuals Carlos and Nick salute by the flag pole at Camp Naumkeag after cleaning and planting.

Bridgewell Volunteer Receives Girl Scout Award

  Individuals from Bridgewell’s Lewis Street and Columbia Road residences, volunteered to help make re-useable bags to be donated to a local food pantry. These bags will be distributed at the pantry to help people carry their groceries home. Being re-useable, and will help the pantry save money. Zoe, who has been very involved in Bridgewell’s […]

Team Bridgewell Support Special Olympics World Game Athletes!

Earlier this week, a group of Team Bridgewell athletes, friends and staff participated in writing letters and drawing pictures to support the Special Olympic World Games athletes in Los Angeles. Good luck to all the athletes competing this weekend! Click here to learn more about the World Games.

Rachelle Celebrates 6 Years at Petco

Last week, Rachelle celebrated her 6 year anniversary at PETCO! Rachelle works through Bridgewell’s Boston Street Employment Supports program. Click here to learn more about Bridgewell’s Employment Supports program. Pictured Above: Employment Supports Staff Ashley Smallwood, Milena Sarrette, Marc Jamieson pose with Rachelle to celebrated her work anniversary. She was presented a certificate in front of […]

Bridgewell Staff Graduating from Nonprofit Human Service Management Certificate Program

Residential Supervisor Nicole Doucette-Page, Program Director Raquel Rodriguez and Program Director Nastasia Shah graduated from the Nonprofit Human Service Management Certificate Program through The Providers’ Council & Suffolk University. The 2015 Commencement Exercise was held on July 9 at Suffolk University. The Certificate in Nonprofit Human Service Management is a year-long, graduate-level certificate program designed for […]