Mission in Action

  • Page-topsmallNow's the Time!

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

    CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

  • Southridge1smallSupported Living Opens Another Home!

    Joshua, Dennis & Tommy in front of their new home in Willimantic. Full story & more pictures HERE.

  • DAV 3707smallSEO Workers Honored at Sub Base

    Federico Soto & Amarilys Deynes both received recognition for the work they do in the dishroom at Naval Submarine Base New London's Cross Hall Galley in Groton. FULL STORY HERE.

  • DAV 3801A 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.

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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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