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Eleventh Annual Miles for SMILES

FALL RIVER, MA (May 5, 2019) – The Southcoast Mentoring Initiative for Learning, Education, and Service (SMILES), an affiliate of People Incorporated, held its Eleventh Annual Miles for SMILES 5K Road Race & Walk on Sunday, May 5, in the Fall River Industrial Park starting at 900 Riggenbach Road. The event raised funding for [...]

By | 2019-08-14T10:33:26-05:00 May 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

People Incorporated Receives Award from DDS at the State House

March 20, 2019 - People Incorporated Receives an Award from DDS at the State House in Boston, MA People Incorporated and its staff were awarded by the Massachusetts Department of Developmental Services on March 20, 2019 at the State House Celebration, Highlighting the Department’s Initiatives Supporting Those Aging with IDD. The event was hosted [...]

By | 2019-03-20T16:08:59-05:00 March 20th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Two Great Showings of Intelligent Lives

We want to thank everyone who attended the screenings of Intelligent Lives on Friday, February 8, 2019 and Saturday, February 9, 2019! In the Great Room of People Incorporated's main office with the smell of fresh popcorn in the air, we viewed Intelligent Lives, a documentary film that explores the history and challenges [...]

By | 2019-02-11T13:36:10-05:00 February 9th, 2019|News|0 Comments

CARES Award Recipient Rachel Zimmerman

Congratulations to Rachel Zimmerman for receiving the PI CARES Award! Rachel works as a job coach, assisting the kitchen aides that work at the Preschool and serving as the backup cook. After the cook resigned in July, Rachel stepped up to assume the role of chef on top of her regular [...]

By | 2019-02-01T11:03:50-05:00 February 1st, 2019|CARES Award Recipients|0 Comments

Students from SMILES Visit the State House

Students from Kuss Middle School, along with their mentors and SMILES group leaders, visited the statehouse on January 15, 2019 to participate in Youth Mentoring Day! The event offered students a wonderful opportunity to learn more about the legislative process, as Rep. Alan Silvia took them on a tour of the statehouse, taught them about the [...]

By | 2019-02-01T13:58:45-05:00 January 10th, 2019|News|0 Comments

CARES Award Recipient Ashley Carreiro

Congratulations to Ashley Carreiro for receiving the PI CARES Award! Ashley works as a program supervisor for Healthy Families and is committed to meeting the needs of both her staff and the families served by her program. When one of her staff required an unexpected month-long absence, Ashley stepped in to [...]

By | 2019-01-31T13:43:51-05:00 December 3rd, 2018|CARES Award Recipients|0 Comments

2018 Longevity Award Recipients

Congratulations to the recipients of this year's longevity awards! At our annual Employee Recognition event, we celebrated our staff who have devoted significant time working for our Agency. The longevity awards recolonize those employees that have reached milestones working for People Incorporated, ranging from 5 to 30 year tenures, and who have grown along [...]

By | 2018-12-27T16:03:13-05:00 November 27th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Employee of the Year – Christopher Joinson

Congratulations Christopher Joinson, Employee of the Year! At the end our of annual Employee Recognition event, Chris Joinson was named the 2018 Employee of the Year. Chris has been working at People Incorporated for the last 5 years. In his current role as training coordinator, Chris goes above and beyond to make sure new [...]

By | 2019-01-14T13:24:50-05:00 November 27th, 2018|News|0 Comments

2018 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to the 2018 Scholarship Recipients!  The recipients of this year's scholarships were announced at the annual Employee Recognition event. These scholarships are offered in recognition of the Agency's dedication to providing a path to opportunity for all of our employees and our belief that we owe our employees the opportunity to improve their educational [...]

By | 2018-12-27T14:56:47-05:00 November 27th, 2018|News|0 Comments