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Yoga Classes

Join us for yoga classes instructed by Däna LeAnne Brown, Certified Hatha Yoga Instructor. This series of classes are perfect for anyone! Classes will focus on basic postures and poses, breathing and meditation while creating a strong foundation. Yoga’s benefits include: Increased flexibility Increased muscle strength Improved respiration, energy and vitality Increased focus Better digestion [...]

By | 2018-02-06T20:29:09-05:00 January 26th, 2018|Uncategorized, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

Fitness Challenge 2018

The People Incorporated Wellness Initiative will be awarding raffle prizes monthly to those actively submitting their weights, as well as prizes for the first and second highest % weight loss at the end of the challenge.  We have lots of prizes through PI that teams are eligible for just by weighing in! We know that [...]

By | 2018-02-06T20:29:09-05:00 January 26th, 2018|Uncategorized, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

Kids-A-Palooza draws more than 500 people!

With perfect weather and record crowds, Kids-A-Palooza 2017 is officially a success!  Children and families thoroughly enjoyed a petting zoo sponsored by Norcom Mortgage, which included a feisty baby goat, two little piglets, multi-colored bunnies, and adorable chickens. Barn Babies oversaw the fun and ensured that each child had an exciting time learning about [...]

By | 2018-02-06T20:29:09-05:00 October 4th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mass Mentoring Partnership closes gap for SMILES Program!

Amid Budget Cuts, Fall River-Based SMILES Program Level-Funded for FY2018 Mass Mentoring Partnership closes gap for Mentoring Matching Grant line item by $25,000 FALL RIVER, MA (September 15, 2017) – People, Incorporated’s SMILES Mentoring Program was spared a 5% cut from its FY18 Mentoring Matching Grant award last month. Mass Mentoring Partnership (MMP), a statewide [...]

By | 2018-02-06T20:29:09-05:00 September 19th, 2017|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fernando Carreiro Promoted to Transportation Division Director

FALL RIVER, MA - People, Incorporated is pleased to announce the promotion of Fernando Carreiro to the position of Transportation Division Director as of July 1, 2017. Employed by People Incorporated since 1988, Fernando started as a job coach, was promoted to Program Coordinator, and most recently served as Program Director of Transportation and Econ [...]

By | 2017-10-19T19:18:05-04:00 July 1st, 2017|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Catherine DeTerra appointed to the post of Vice President of Communications

People, Incorporated announces appointment of Catherine DeTerra to the position of Vice President of Communications FALL RIVER, MA - People, Incorporated is pleased to announce the appointment of Catherine DeTerra as Vice President of Communications.  She is responsible for the development of the Agency’s marketing, public relations, fundraising, and communications strategies. Previously, Catherine was Vice President [...]

By | 2018-02-06T20:29:10-05:00 May 1st, 2017|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

SMILES Mentor Rally

Janna Lafrance, SMILES Mentor SMILES Mentor Rally in honor of January’s Mentor Appreciation Month On January 26, 2017, SMILES held a Mentor Rally at White's of Westport to show our appreciation of the numerous members of the community who so generously volunteer their time to make a difference in the lives of at-risk youth [...]

By | 2018-02-06T20:29:10-05:00 January 27th, 2017|News, Past Events, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Community Voices: It is better to give to our city than to receive

So the election is over, the transition begins and 2016 looms ahead of us as yet another opportunity to take the high road in support of our new mayor and his initiatives. As one of the two co-chairs of Mayor-elect Jasiel Correia's advisory team, along with Carl Garcia from Carl's Collision, I am honored to [...]

By | 2018-02-06T20:29:11-05:00 December 14th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

C.A.R.E.s Award Recipients

People, Incorporated is pleased to recognize the Behavior Services Division on their recent PI C.A.R.Es award. The People, Incorporated C.A.R.E.s program stands for Commitment, Achievement, Respect and Excellence. Any person employed by, receiving services from, or who has a family member receiving services from People, Incorporated may nominate an employee for performing an activity that [...]

By | 2018-02-06T20:29:11-05:00 December 10th, 2015|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Second Annual Kids-A-Palooza Event being held on September 28th!

FALL RIVER, MA - Following up on last year’s widely successful Kids-A-Palooza, People Incorporated and the Narrows Center for the Arts are partnering again to present the Second Annual Kids-A-Palooza on Sunday, September 28th from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. The event takes place along North Main Street between the offices of People, Incorporated, 4 South [...]

By | 2014-09-22T18:04:24-04:00 September 22nd, 2014|Uncategorized|0 Comments