June 2016

Bill Perkins knew degree would give him better opportunities.

In honor of College Day, The Herald News asked community leaders to share their college experiences. Name: Bill Perkins Occupation/position: Chief Executive Officer, People, Incorporated College, degree and year of graduation: Bachelor of arts in [...]

May 2016

2016 Wine Tasting Event

People, Incorporated celebrates their 13th Anniversary Premier Wine Tasting Event. People, Incorporated welcomed over 300 supporters and friends who gathered at the Cultural Center in Fall River on Thursday, May 12, 2016 for their 13th [...]

People, Incorporated’s Launches its Memory Café!

From its origins in the Netherlands in 1997, the concept of the Memory Café has spread across Europe and is now firmly established in the United States. Memory Cafés are designed for people living with [...]

Through PICAN program, Diman Voke students put trade skills to use in assisting homebuyers

FALL RIVER — A city family’s dream of owning their own home will soon become a reality, thanks to a collaboration between People Improving Communities and Neighborhoods, Inc. (PICAN), Fall River’s Community Development Agency and [...]

Fall River Collaborative Home Build Near Completion

FALL RIVER, MA – People Improving Communities and Neighborhoods, Inc. (PICAN) was created with the intention of building upon the work of People, Incorporated in the area of housing.  People, Incorporated has provided housing for [...]

April 2016

Early intervention program serves an important purpose.

In the past several years, The Herald News has spotlighted both the strengths and challenges of Fall River and the surrounding cities and towns. Each day, there are articles about the increase in opiate addiction, [...]