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Open House and Ribbon Cutting for Bridgewell’s New Headquarters!

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM 10 Dearborn Road, Peabody, MA 01960 Please join Bridgewell’s staff and Board of Directors, the Mayor of Peabody Edward A. Bettencourt, Jr. and other distinguished guests as we celebrate the opening of Bridgewell’s new headquarters with a ribbon cutting ceremony and open house. Light refreshments will […]

Rosewood II's “Amazingly Autistic”

Under supervision of Career Specialist Marc Jamieson, members of the Rosewood II employment supports team created a new series for public access television entitled “Amazingly Autistic.” This project has focused on educating the individuals how to operate the video equipment, filming vocational activities and employment opportunities within the community, and also highlighting the talents and […]

Bridgewell Community Members Recognized at the ADDP Lead! Conference and Expo!

On May 4, two members of the Bridgewell community were honored at the ADDP Lead! Conference and Expo at the DCU Center in Worcester: Robert Neal and Dan Nadeau. Robert won the Self Determination Award and Dan has won the Direct Support Professional Award for the Northeast region from the Association of Developmental Disabilities Providers. More […]

A Discussion with Bridgewell Parent Maureen O'Connell

As part of autism month in April 2017, we sat down with Maureen O’Connell to discuss her 26-year-old daughter Annie and the impact that Bridgewell has made on their lives. Annie lives in a Bridgewell residential home, attends Rosewood II Day Habilitation Program, a specialized day program for young adults with autism, and receives her […]

Adult Foster Care of North Shore and Northeast Arc Presenting at Bridgewell

On Wednesday, April 26, Bridgewell is hosting two speakers to discuss adult foster care and personal care assistant options to families and guardians. Both presentations will be at Bridgewell’s Family Support Center at 162 Boston Street in Lynn. WHO: Families and Guardians – Join us! WHEN: Wednesday, April 26 TIME: Presentations start at 4:30 WHERE: Bridgewell’s Family Support […]

Press Release – 3-30-2017

Bridgewell Earns Three-Year CARF Accreditation  Distinguished Accreditation Is the Highest Level of Certification That Can Be Given to An Organization; Functional Assessment Tool for Aging Cited as Potential National Model Lynnfield, Mass. – March 30, 2017 –Bridgewell, a Lynnfield based nonprofit dedicated to supporting and helping individuals with intellectual, developmental and psychiatric disabilities and other […]

Press Release – 3-22-2017

Bridgewell Appoints Erin Kennedy as Nurse Prescriber Position to Help Ease High Demand for Pediatric Psychiatric Providers Lynnfield, Mass. – March 22, 2017 – Bridgewell, a Lynnfield based nonprofit dedicated to supporting and helping individuals with intellectual, developmental and psychiatric disabilities and other life challenges, is pleased to announce the appointment of Erin Kennedy as […]

2017 Champion Award Recipient Tyler Blake

Bridgewell’s Employment Supports Team has awarded Tyler Blake of Gordon College the third annual Champion Award. Congratulations, Tyler!  Pictured Left: Left to right: Julie, Carol, Champion Award Recipient Tyler Blake and Annette. The award recognizes outstanding business partners of Bridgewell who help individuals with disabilities feel valued and appreciated as members of the workforce. The Gordon College […]

3.16.17 – Press Release

Bridgewell Honors Gordon College’s Tyler Blake with Champion Award Award recognizes outstanding partners who help individuals with disabilities feel valued and appreciated as members of the workforce Wenham, Mass. – March 16, 2017 – Bridgewell, a Lynnfield based nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting and helping individuals with intellectual, developmental and psychiatric disabilities and other life […]

2.15.17 – Press Release

Bridgewell Uses MassDevelopment Bond to Renovate New Headquarters in Peabody MassDevelopment has issued a $25,505,000 tax-exempt bond on behalf of Bridgewell Inc., a Lynnfield service organization that provides support to adults with intellectual, developmental and psychiatric disabilities and other life challenges. The organization is using a portion of bond proceeds to renovate a building at […]