Community Life For People Of All Abilities
Founded in 1976, Alternatives has helped individuals of all abilities to live fully in their communities for more than 40 years.
With Alternatives’ support, Gail and others are able to take on the responsibilities and reap the rewards of being a valued member of a family, a roommate, or a neighbor. Read more.
Having a fulfilling job is important for anyone, and it can be a particularly significant milestone for someone with a disability. Jim can attest, and so can many others! Read more.
Companionship is something we all need and want. Helping people make connections and develop long-lasting friendships, as Nancy has, is an integral part of our mission. Read more.
Through year-round events, we’re bringing people of all abilities together to enjoy the arts, celebrate the culture of the Valley, and build an inclusive and prosperous future for all. Read more.
Across Central Massachusetts, the people we serve are enjoying tremendous successes because of community support – your support. Read more.
Join us for a four part series that will break down myths surrounding mental illness and promote better understanding of issues impacting young adults. Read more.