COVID-19: Massachusetts Update for Congregate Homes & General Vaccine Update

As many of you know may know by now, many residential providers (congregate homes in the Department of Developmental Services) have been provided appointments for vaccinations for individuals with disabilities and staff. This update is a snapshot for what to expect. We thank the Department of Developmental Services for the information. Please note some of this information will change as the vaccination process evolves. Continue reading

Pathways to Friendship: COVID-19: Spending More Time Closer To Home Means Being Closer To Your Neighbors

In many ways our neighborhoods and communities look and feel very different today than they did twenty years ago. If you think of your parents’ connections in their neighborhoods, they are likely much greater than your own, and your grandparents’ neighborhood connections were likely even greater than your parents. Why is there such a generational switch in the general loss of neighborhood? Continue reading