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EI Staff Learns New Skills

A group of our Early Intervention Occupational Therapists and Speech Language Pathologists gained new knowledge of complex feeding and swallowing issues in children. They took a course, “Eating with Ease,” and returned to work eager to share their new knowledge and ideas with families. Course objectives included learning how feeding is related to other [...]

By | 2018-04-13T08:51:43-04:00 April 13th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Be a part of something bigger!

One of the things Stan loves most about parades is being part of something bigger than himself. Every year, Stan is the first to volunteer to walk with People Incorporated in the Fall River Holiday Parade. His favorite part is the marching bands! Stan will be walking in the Tenth Annual Miles for SMILES [...]

By | 2018-04-13T08:56:37-04:00 April 11th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Visit from State Rep. Paul Schmid

State Representative Paul Schmid recently visited our Westport home. He was greeted by staff members Ana Pereira, RN and Stacey Barboza, LPN. Rep. Schmid looked over a menu in the kitchen before taking a tour of the home with Bill Perkins, CEO. Thank you to Rep. Schmid for taking the time to visit! [...]

By | 2018-04-13T13:57:55-04:00 April 10th, 2018|News|0 Comments

SkillsUSA Winners

Congratulations Brittney and Jana for winning Bronze in SkillsUSA Massachusetts regional Health Knowledge Bowl! Brittney and Jana are Health Assisting students at Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School and co-op interns at our Children's Center. Close friends and co-workers, Brittney and Jana plan to work in pediatric nursing after graduating this spring. Brittney shared her SkillsUSA experience, "It [...]

By | 2018-04-13T14:24:04-04:00 March 21st, 2018|News|0 Comments

Celebrating 30 Years!

Carol Cioe celebrates 30 years of dedicated service to our Agency this month! Carol works in our Day Services division providing employment opportunities for our individuals. Her compassion and commitment shines through all of her daily interactions. The Day Services team surprised Carol this afternoon with a celebration marking her achievement. Congratulations Carol and [...]

By | 2018-02-21T15:51:39-05:00 February 13th, 2018|News|0 Comments