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A Beacon of Hope

Michelle Love is one of Advocates' amazing peer support coordinators. Her journey is inspirational, moving, and a source of hope for those who hear it. Listen to her share her story at our Fun at Fenway celebration in November, 2017.

From Client to Coach: A Journey of Recovery

Mark Wiitala, Recovery Coach, offered the following powerful testimony about his recovery journey at a ribbon-cutting ceremony for Advocates Community Counseling in Harvard.

Brothers & Roommates

Kevin, a 40-year-old with cerebral palsy, is the happiest he’s been in his adult life, according to his father, Kevin, Sr.

Kenya Outreach Project

James Irungu, Clinical Program Manager at Advocates and Director of Advocates Kenya Outreach Project grew up in Kenya, so he knows firsthand the challenges facing Kenyan children with disabilities.