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Advocates 2020 Annual Report

We will never forget the year 2020. So many challenges. So many people struggling. So much loss. And yet, I choose to remember the good. Neighbors clapping for healthcare workers heading to work. People staying home to “flatten the curve.” Essential workers, like grocery store employees, going to work so community members could get the food and supplies they needed.

October 2, 2021

Human services agencies face staffing crisis, delaying services for those in need

Raising wages permanently is crucial, said Diane Gould, president of Advocates in Framingham, one of Greater Boston’s largest human services agencies, especially now that Amazon and other corporations are offering higher pay than many of her direct-care workers make.

September 28, 2021

Meet the Co-Response Team: Taylor

This month, we are introducing you to Taylor Hayden, MA. Taylor is the Co-Response Jail Diversion Clinician for Hudson and Sudbury.

September 23, 2021

Regis College Volunteers Help Prepare Advocates Group Homes for Fall

With fall in the air, volunteers from Regis College came together to spruce up three of our residential programs for the season.