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Please note: Bridgewell Administrative Offices, Training Department and Residential Supervisors new location as of April 10: 10 Dearborn Road Peabody, MA 01960 All fax and phone numbers will remain the same.

3.7.2017 – Press Release

Bridgewell Receives $189,728 for Autism, Intellectual and Developmental Support Services from The Peter and Elizabeth C. Tower Foundation Grant Will Fund the New “Bridges to Family Success” Program Lynnfield, Mass. – March 07, 2017 – Bridgewell, a Lynnfield based nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting and helping individuals with intellectual, developmental and psychiatric disabilities and other life […]

Support Bridgewell through the Boston Globe GRANT program

Are you a Boston Globe subscriber? If so, we need your help! The Boston Globe GRANT is a program for readers to show their support for non-profits by selecting their favorite organization to earn free advertising space. Bridgewell received a free advertisement through last year’s Boston Globe GRANT program, which was used to recruit talented staff. Subscribers […]

Bridgewell Career Specialists Share Success

Bridgewell Career Specialists Ashley Smallwood and Marc Jamieson presented at two recent conferences. Photo courtesy of Quinn Barbour/Institute for Community Inclusion. Last November, Ashley and Marc presented their workshop “Career Planning and Assessment as a Foundation for Job Development” at the Building on Success: Expanding Employment Opportunities conference hosted by the Department of Developmental Services, […]

Charlotte Celebrates 50 Years at Bridgewell

Charlotte Alimenti has worked at Bridgewell for 50 years! Congratulations, Charlotte! Charlotte began her career in 1967, when Bridgewell was a much smaller organization. Charlotte took on everything from reception to bookkeeping to fundraising. She wrote agency newsletters and brochures and chaperoned individuals on vacations. She was integral to starting Camp Pinecrest and the Recreation Program—which […]

Building Bridges: Autism Journey into Adulthood

Friday, September 22, 2017 at Sheraton Framingham Conference Center Join Bridgewell for the Building Bridges: Autism Journey into Adulthood Conference on Friday, September 22, 2017 at the Sheraton in Framingham, Massachusetts. This full-day conference is an opportunity to network with up to 500 human services leaders, professionals and family members. In an effort to build bridges to adult services from […]

What a Night to Shine!

On Friday, February 10, Bridgewell participated in the Night to Shine event sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation.  Hosted at the North Shore Community Baptist Church in Beverly, over 500 guests and volunteers attended the event featuring karaoke, dinner and dancing, limo rides, photo booth and more. Over 40 prom-goers from Bridgewell attended this year.  The […]

Love at Bridgewell

Happy Valentine’s Day from all of us at Bridgewell! Here’s some advice from Michael at Bridgewell’s Lynnway Day Habilitation program. Michael and his wife, Theresa, who also attends the Lynnway, have been married for over 45 years. “Marriage is love and being understanding of each other. Talk things over without yelling at each other. Understanding […]

Support Team Bridgewell: Polar Plunge!

The 19th annual Polar Plunge to benefit Special Olympics Massachusetts is not your average dip. It is an exciting (and cold) fundraising event that takes place every winter. The Polar Plunge (previously the Passion Plunge) was established in 1999 as a fundraiser for Special Olympics Massachusetts.  So far, our Plungers have worked together to raise […]

Healthy Eating and Nutrition

Lynn Community Health Center & WIC Program will present Healthy Eating and Nutrition and an Overview of Services offered by the Lynn Community Health Center Wednesday, February 22, 2017 Where: Bridgewell Family Support Center,  265 Broadway, Lynn, MA Space is limited. RSVP: Tim Foley, tfoley@bridgewell.org or 339-883-1761 Claribel Blanco, cblanco@bridgewell.org or 339-883-1760 Click here to download a flyer. *********************************************************************************** Centro […]