Creating a Community of Caring 

      ​James L. Maher Center

Call Us:  401.846.0340

Maher Garden Center

906 Aquidneck Ave.

Middletown, RI 02842


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James L. Maher Center

906 Aquidneck Avenue

PO Box 4390

Middletown, RI 02842


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From all of us here at the

James L. Maher Center

thank you William (Bill) Maraziti for your 28 years of dedication to the agency!

We wish you the best of luck in  your retirement!

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*Please excuse our appearance we are currently under construction.

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The Maher Way

Supporting individuals with developmental disabilities by helping them to increase their independence, self-esteem, productivity, integration and participation in their communities. 

Our Programs

We offer a wide array of programs to support the differing needs of the individuals we serve.

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Employment             Opportunities           We are currently accepting applications.

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Office Hours

Monday - Friday: 8:00 - 4:30

Saturday: Closed

Sunday: Closed

James L. Maher Center Executive Offices

120 Hillside Ave

Newport, RI 02840 


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