understanding disabilities

Understanding Disabilities

Posted in forGood Recipients | By Mary Mickelson
Understanding Disabilities promotes disability awareness through educational programming in the Reading Public Schools of Massachusetts. The organization, a mainstay in Reading for 31 years, seeks to help children see beyond people's disabilities by focusing on one another’s innate similarities as humans. The program was conceived by Reading resident Judy LeBlanc [...]

JusticeWorks BehavioralCare

Posted in forGood Recipients | By Mary Mickelson
JusticeWorks BehavioralCare has as its mission the goal of building better futures for youth, their families and the community. JusticeWorks provides innovative programs that identify and build on youth’s and families’ strengths. We create structure to positively redirect their lives. We help youth become good citizens and assist their families [...]

Casey Family Programs

Posted in forGood Recipients | By Mary Mickelson
Casey Family Programs is the nation’s largest operating foundation focused on safely reducing the need for foster care and building Communities of Hope for children and families across America. Our mission is to provide and improve — and ultimately prevent the need for — foster care. We are committed to 2020: [...]