Prescription for Success

Prescription for Success

Prescription for Success In just three years, Julia, a LIFE participant, has worked her way up from the stock room at Apothecare of Cape Cod in Hyannis to training to be a pharmacy technician. “It’s a really special relationship,” said Julia’s employment coach,...
Brotherly Love

Brotherly Love

Brotherly Love “It’s the dream we didn’t realize could come true,” said Walt, whose brother, Owen, moved to LIFE six years ago. Owen, 29, lives alone in LIFE’s supported independent living community in Hyannis. It has dawned on Walt, 32, that certain responsibilities...
Independence in Plymouth

Independence in Plymouth

Independence in Plymouth   When Len and Robin, from Avon, CT., sought a supportive living experience for their son, Matthew, LIFE stood out as a practical and attractive solution. Matthew, who is 25, on the autism spectrum and high functioning, joined LIFE’s...
Group Effort

Group Effort

Group Effort   The chemistry between housemates is important in any situation, never mind during a pandemic that has them together around the clock. At Maccini Group Home in Falmouth, house manager Rosemarie Gagnon said it was beautiful to watch the bonds that...
LIFE Special Olympics Golf Team

LIFE Special Olympics Golf Team

LIFE Special Olympics Golf Team Category – Life Blog By Amanda Church September 2020This past July LIFE’s Special Olympics Local Program Coordinator and Fitness Director Ian Saarmann got some great news that some of Special Olympics sports were going to start up...