Creating a Community of Caring 

​James L. Maher Center

Call Us:  401.846.0340

Maher Garden Center

906 Aquidneck Ave, Middletown, RI 02842


The Garden Center will Re-Open March 20th.  

March Hours

Mon - Fri  8:00-4:00

April Hours

Mon - Sat  9:00-5:00

May Hours

Mon - Sat  9:00-5:00

Sun 9:00-4:00

Have an idea for a fundraiser? We would love to hear about it. Fundraisers play an essential role in supporting our services and programs. Read More

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

120 Hillside Ave

Newport, RI 02840 


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  • Community Based Support
  • Integrated Community Employment
  • Transportation Services
  • Recreation Activities 
  • Residential Services
  • Business Services

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