Read updates on COVID-19 and Advocates.



Get the latest news and stories about Advocates programs, our team, and our community.


Search by

June 30, 2020

Black Lives Matter

Systemic racism has existed in the U.S. for 400 years, resulting in Black people being targeted and marginalized simply because they are Black. Recent events have amplified this injustice and inspired us to renew our commitment to racial justice. We stand in solidarity with the Black community.

June 19, 2020

Workforce Hero Spotlight: Ekechak Waters

The Caring Force is pleased to announce that our next TCF Hero Spotlight honoree is Ekechak Waters, a direct service worker at an Advocates, Inc. group home for men with autism spectrum disorders.

June 2, 2020

Advocates Responds to Recent Violence Targeting the Black Community

A message from our President & CEO and Chief Diversity Officer:

Last week George Floyd, an unarmed Black man, died in Minneapolis police custody after a white officer pinned him to the ground with his knee on his neck.

July 16, 2020
Natick Police Facebook Page

Natick Police Highlight Co-Response Jail Diversion Program

For those of you who are unfamiliar with the Jail Diversion Program (JDP) Clinician, we'd like to introduce Sonja Wagner.

July 10, 2020
Curtis Strategy

Advocates President & CEO Discusses Current Challenges During COVID-19

Diane Gould, Advocates president and CEO, discusses the challenges and future of leading a nonprofit in the health and human services sector.