• Connector_Cushing_Fall2014-v4email-1 Cushing Connector Fall 2014

    October 21, 2014

    Welcome fall! Check out the latest edition of the Cardinal Cushing Centers Connector 2014 Fall Edition. Learn about our Boston Marathon Team, new Braintree neighbors and more!   Download the fall verion now.

  • JAScrop3 Jo Ann Simons and Cushing Centers featured in Boston Business Journal

    September 9, 2014

    By Jay Fitzgerald   As a young woman fresh out of graduate school, Jo Ann Simons envisioned a career as a social worker focusing on women’s issues. At the age of 25, though, she became pregnant and later gave birth to a son, Jonathan, who was diagnosed with Down syndrome and heart defects — and her whole world changed. “I imagined there would be all these support services in place, but they weren’t there,” she said. “I was left with…

  • CushingConnectorSpring2014 Cushing Connector Spring 2014

    April 11, 2014

    Welcome spring! Check out the latest edition of the Cardinal Cushing Centers Connector 2014 Spring Edition. Learn about our Boston Marathon Team, new Braintree neighbors and more!   Download the spring verion now.

  • ConnectorFallTeaser Cushing Connector- Fall 2013 Edition

    November 12, 2013

    In case you missed the Fall issue of the Cushing Connector you can find it here! Download the Fall version now.

  • Connector-Spring Cushing Connector- Spring 2013 Edition

    June 12, 2013

    If you missed the Spring issue, you can find it here!

  • ConnectorTeaser-Feature2 Cushing Connector – 2012 Fall Edition

    November 20, 2012

    In case you missed us in the Patriot Ledger, download the first issue of the Cushing Connector to read on-line. Simply click the “Download here” link below or click on the Cushing Connector image. Enjoy!   Download here.

  • MichaelFeature National Disability Employment Awareness Month

    October 24, 2012

    Held each October, National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) is a national campaign that raises awareness about disability employment issues and celebrates the many and varied contributions of America’s workers with disabilities. You can learn more at the U.S. Department of Labor: In honor of this campaign, Cardinal Cushing Centers is sharing the following student success story: Michael Thompson VOCATIONAL STUDENT Best Buddies Job Program With the help of our Best Buddies Job Program and Coach, Michael has a…

  • ChloeFeature I’m Fine Thank You

    August 22, 2012

    Since 1947, Cardinal Cushing Centers have been a place where children and adults with disabilities have found possibilities, opportunities, and hope: the possibility to achieve greater levels of success in all areas of life; the opportunity to learn in nurturing, innovative and individualized programs; and, the hope that each tomorrow will bring personal fulfillment, new experiences, and shared happiness. Therefore, it is no surprise that the poem “I’m Fine” would be closely and deeply associated with the Cardinal. In 2011,…

  • Journathumbnail Thank you 200,000* times…

    July 13, 2012

    Thank you for being one of the donors who made a gift to raise almost $200,000 at our Springtime Gala. Thank you for including Cardinal Cushing Centers and its outstanding students and adults among the important causes that you support each year. The passion that alumni, parents, and friends feel for this organization is as strong as ever. We are grateful to all of you for taking time away from your busy schedules to be a part of this year’s…

  • DanPicewickPhoto 2012 Springtime Hero: Daniel Picewick, Cardinal Cushing Centers & Knights of Columbus

    May 24, 2012

    Daniel has a remarkable story. A former Cushing student and now a participant in South Shore Industries, Cushing’s work development program for adults, Daniel is the kind of person we should all strive to be.  He is a true hero who has shown what can be accomplished with determination and the support of people who believe anything is possible. Daniel Picewick embodies the effort, energy, and educational commitment of the Cardinal Cushing Center s, which he attended from 1973-1977. He…