Mission in Action

  • Page-topsmallNow's the Time!

    Register now for "Light Up the Night!", the October 25th Splash With Pananche Gala at Mystic Aquarium!

    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

  • Eastern1smallA Bold New Partnership!

    The new school year brings an exciting new collaboration. Transitioning ESS students from Horizons pair up with Eastern students to get a taste of college life. More HERE!

  • AmazingAbsolutely AmazIng!!

    CLICK HERE to see the AMAZING opportunity to help Horizons close out the Commons Campaign!

  • Juan1SEO PARTNERS WITH EASTBROOK MALL

    Supported Employment and Options is pleased to renew its working relationship with Eastbrook Mall in Mansfield. Full story HERE.

  • WD7 9461A SUPER DAY at the HORIZONS Golf TOURNAMENT!

    Thank you to everyone who made it possible - golfers, sponsors, volunteers, and the staff at Blackledge. CLICK HERE for more.

  • Sage1Dragonheart Foundation's Gift of Life

    Russell Sage, director of the Michael Vincent Sage Dragonheart Foundation, presents a donation of a new AED to Paula Eaton, new Horizons RN, and Simon Wells, Horizons SEO director. MORE HERE

  • AdvocacyCrucial_Oliver.pdf_-_Adobe_Acrobat_Pro.jpgHORIZONS Advocates for Connecticut Nonprofits

    Kudos to James Oliver! With an article in the Summer issue of NONPROFIT ADVANTAGE, James speaks out for those whose voices often go unheard in Hartford.

    CLICK HERE FOR MORE

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Supported Employment & Options

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Educational Support Services

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Kerri Art Studio & Gallery

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Reach Out & Make Your Matching Donation!

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 Click the Donate Button to learn more!

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Splash with Panache - A gala to benefit Horizons

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CoLoR UnCoRkEd - Uncork your creative side!

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Book tickets online at www.kerriquirk.com/coloruncorked/
Location: Kerri ArtStudio and Gallery, 861 Main St, Willimantic, CT 06226

WHY HORIZONS?

  • Andrew Starkey
    "...because I’ve always had a strong desire to assist others who need someone in their corner.”
  • Britta
    "...because everyone’s great. I have learned a lot working here.”
  • Burns Ciara"...because I want to be part of something bigger."

  • Chuck Sauer"...because I want the opportunity to interact with people and help them on a daily basis.”
  • Danielle Christensen"...because working here gives me the ability to change people’s lives; that’s a gift you can’t buy.”
  • Elizabeth Darney
     "...because the individuals that you get to spend your time with and support are rewarding, inspirational and amazing.”
  • Engborg Steven“...because it's a unique group I share a common goal with, to create relationships that positively affect people’s lives.”
  • Jamie Salvatore“...because I want to help make a difference.”
  • LaSal Jordan
     "...because Horizons gives opportunities to people with developmental disabilities in all aspects of their life, promoting hard work and success."
  • Lisa Manville"...because I wanted to expand my nursing career and work somewhere where what I do actually matters."
  • Maureen Davis
     "...because I wanted to do something meaningful. I am passionate about this type of work."
  • Nicholas Green
     "...because I want to make a difference in people’s lives and help them out."
  • Priscilla Arriaga"...because of the opportunity  to grow and the chance to work with others and learn."
  • Ronnette McDonald SL
     "...because I am excited to be a part of something so meaningful to the lives of others.”
  • Seth Grunwald"...because I love to help others and gain experience in all fields."
  • KELLY TORF2"...because they use positive programming and the support is individualized."

  • Aaron Zambarano Dec 2012“...because I like the idea of feeling good about what I’ve done at the end of the day."
  • Jessica Orange"...because there is a great sense of community and I am excited to be a part of it."

  • Jason Williams"...because Horizons' person-centered philosophy is second to none. I can think of no other place I'd rather work."
  • Rachel Macdonald"...because I wanted the opportunity to meet new people and form new relationships."
  • Kelly Holden
    "...because I admire the work they do on an individual and community basis."
  • Megan Barbour
    "...because I want a more meaningful and fulfilling job and the chance to work with people with different needs.”
  • Erica Borst
    "...because I really enjoy working with others and there is always an opportunity to learn something new."
  • Ed Adelman"...because, after 30 years as a special ed teacher, it gives me the chance to continue working closely with people to help them be successful ."
  • vanessa ortiz
    "...because I've worked at other jobs that have not been fulfilling. Horizons is a genuine place of care and I want to be a part of it."
  • Roger Roberge
    "... because I had the opportunity to see the pride people showed in what they were doing & I said to myself, That’s a company I want to be a part of."
  • Blanca Alejo de Peralta
    "...because Horizons treats their employees with professionalism. And the best part is that Horizons is making a positive change in people's lives."
  • Anna Caruso
    "...because I was drawn to the energy. I am able to utilize all my talents to help reveal the talents and gifts of others.”
  • Steve
    "...because it is an incredible organization that changes the lives of everybody involved.”
  • sean
    “...because I want to continue to serve individuals with disabilities in my new hometown.
  • ru
    "...because it is a diverse organization open to individuals from different cultures as well as those with different disabilities."
  • rachel
    "...because I’m a giver and believe that there is more happiness in giving than receiving.
  • monica
    “...because Horizons has provided me with experience that has changed my life."
  • michele
    “...because If given the right tools everyone can be successful."
  • matthew
    "...because I want to learn something new, branch out and develop new relationships.
  • Liza
    "...because I was looking for a career, one in which I would feel rewarded and I was making a difference in someone’s daily life.”
  • lilia
     "...because I like the way the interests of staff and individuals are matched to create successful bonds."

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