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Vacations and Travel for Adults with Developmental Disabilities

    The world is your oyster! Or, if you don’t eat oysters, perhaps a Sweet Pickle Tour through New England offered by Search Beyond Adventures would be tastier. Adults with developmental disabilities and their caregivers have a menu of

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Siblings as Caregivers

People with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD) are living longer and often expected to outlive parents who have provided for them and made all decisions concerning their care. When this happens, responsibility for the individual’s well-being falls upon a sibling or other designated family member. Although it’s hoped that families establish an advanced plan for care of the individual, frequently there is no plan in place.

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Employee of the Month, May 2018

Congratulations to Winslow “Tony” Pink for being elected the Employee of the Month!

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Honoring Direct Support Professionals

(*highlighting some of our honored Direct Support Professionals) September 10-17, 2017 Opengate joins other organizations to celebrate Direct Support Professionals Week honoring DSPs for choosing a career that enriches the lives of individuals with disabilities. Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) are

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Employee of the Month, August 2016

  August, 2016 Employee of the Month is Danaejha Gray, elected by a vote of her peers. Danaejha has been an employee at Opengate since August 17, 2015.  She is currently a full time Direct Support Professional at our Day Habilitation

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