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Riverside Community Care Receives Highest Accreditation

Dedham MA, August 9, 2016 – CARF International, an accreditation organization for health and human services has awarded Riverside Community Care, a mental healthcare and human services organization, with their highest level of accreditation.  CARF International accreditation demonstrates a service provider's commitment to continually improving services, encour… read more >


Riverside Community Care Awarded Health Care Innovation Grant to Provide TeleBehavioral Health to Older Adults in their Homes

Many older adults with mental health and substance use needs have physical or emotional challenges that prevent them from accessing the behavioral health services they need in the community. In order to assist these elders to age in their own home and avoid the need for more intensive services, the Health Policy Commission of Massachusetts has awarded a 12-month … read more >


Riverside Community Care Honors Michelle Garfinkel of Weston and Laura Olton of Wellesley

Newton, MA – More than 500 people gathered at Riverside Community Care’s 25th Annual Appreciation Evening at the Newton Marriott Hotel on Monday, May 9, 2016 to celebrate the accomplishments of people served by the behavioral healthcare and human services nonprofit, its employees, and friends of the organization. Wellesley resident Laura Olton and Weston r… read more >


The Guidance Center Gala Raises $250,000 for Child and Family Services in Cambridge, Somerville, and Surrounding Communities

Cambridge, MA – On Friday night, April 8, The Guidance Center celebrated – with many old and new friends of the organization – the children and families it serves in Cambridge, Somerville and surrounding communities. The Guidance Center Gala raised $250,000! Proceeds from the annual event make The Guidance Center’s mental healthcare, early childhood progr… read more >


Patty Underwood, LICSW, wins Emerging Leader Award at NASW-MA Symposium

Framingham, MA, April 8, 2016-The National Association of Social Workers (NASW)-Massachusetts’s Biennial Symposium is the largest social work continuing education event in New England. Social Workers come together from across the country to learn and network. One of the highlights of the event is the Annual Awards Luncheon.  Patty Underwood, LICSW, a superviso… read more >