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9-22-2017 Press Release

 Bridgewell Presents Building Bridges: Autism Journey into Adulthood Day-long conference to be held at Sheraton Framingham on Friday, September 22 Peabody, Mass. – September 22, 2017 – Bridgewell, a nonprofit organization headquartered in Peabody dedicated to supporting and helping individuals with intellectual, developmental and psychiatric disabilities and other life challenges, will host Building Bridges: Autism […]

10 Years of the Essex County Drug Diversion Program

On Tuesday, September 26, District Attorney Jonathan Blodgett and Bridgewell celebrated their 10 year partnership in offering drug treatment to non-violent offenders in Essex County.

September 10-16 is Direct Support Professional Recognition Week!

To all of Bridgewell’s Direct Support Professionals: You make it possible every day for the people in our care to live their fullest life. You keep them safe, make them happy and help them achieve their goals and live their lives the way they choose. You are selfless in the ways you go above and […]

September is National Recovery Month

National Recovery Month increases awareness and understanding of mental and substance use disorders and encourages individuals in need of treatment and recovery services to seek help. Recovery Month celebrates people in long-term recovery and recognizes the dedicated workers who provide the prevention, treatment, and recovery support services. Data Visualization Sheets Recovery Month Flyer This year’s […]

AANE Support Group for Parents* of Adults with Asperger’s or a Related Profile

This new AANE group hosted by the Bridgewell Family Support Center is designed for parents of adult children who have completed high school and are between the ages of 19 and 32, and is ideal for parents to build an ongoing connection with a community of other parents. Moderated by Gail Kastorf, M.Ed. Ms. Kastorf […]

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Press Release – 9-11-2017

Bridgewell Names Kelly J. Martin Chief Executive Officer Peabody, Mass. – September 11, 2017 – Bridgewell, a Peabody-based nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting and helping individuals with intellectual, developmental and psychiatric disabilities and other life challenges today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Kelly J. Martin as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Martin […]

Message from Bridgewell’s Board Chair

Dear Friends, I am delighted to inform you that the Board of Directors has enthusiastically voted to appoint Kelly J. Martin Chief Executive Officer of Bridgewell. Kelly has demonstrated over the last several months, along with her longstanding tenure, the qualities, skills and competencies needed to be successful as Bridgewell’s President and CEO. Kelly’s more […]

Press Release 9-6-2017

Bridgewell Opens Doors of Billerica Program for Young Adults with Autism Rosewood Day Services provides technology, physical fitness, community integration, functional academics and volunteer opportunities   Peabody, Mass. – September 6, 2017 – In response to increasing demand around opportunities for young autistic adults who have aged out of public school services beginning at age […]

Bridgewell 10 Dearborn Rd Peabody, MA 01960 This new AANE group hosted by the Bridgewell Family Support Center is designed for parents of adult children who have completed high school and are between the ages of 19 and 32, and is ideal for parents to build an ongoing connection with a community of other parents. […]