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...
Tournament Fishes Up Funds For LIFE

Tournament Fishes Up Funds For LIFE

Tournament Fishes Up Funds For LIFE Thanks to one bluefish, two big-hearted local business owners and four lucky fishermen, LIFE became nearly $4,000 richer this past summer. LIFE was one of the beneficiaries of the inaugural charity Charter Cup Fishing Tournament,...
“Shoeboxes for Foster Kids”

“Shoeboxes for Foster Kids”

“Shoeboxes for Foster Kids” Shoeboxes for Foster Kids is a charitable project designed to help children going into foster care or already in foster care. Plymouth Life Coach, Joanne Quigley, became familiar with the organization when she worked at the YMCA. While at...