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      ​James L. Maher Center

Maher Garden Center

906 Aquidneck Ave.

Middletown, RI 02842


Please click our Services Tab for more information on our Garden Center. Hours of Operation are listed above and do vary.

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

Our Services

James L. Maher Center

906 Aquidneck Avenue

PO Box 4390

Middletown, RI 02842




After Thanksgiving, hours at the Garden Center are

8am to 5pm everyday.

Starting December 1st hours are

Mon- Sat 8am to 8pm,

Sun 8am to 6pm.

Until Trees sell out!

Hope to see you there!

Click the links below for a list of our Upcoming Events!

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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Call Us:  401.846.0340