Creating a Community of Caring 

      ​James L. Maher Center

Call Us:  401.846.0340

2018 Night to Shine for more photos visit the Maher Center facebook page

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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 


​​​​In the News

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

Our Services

Please stay tuned for our new wevsite launch this Spring It is currently under construction.

The month of March is recognized as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month to “increase public awareness of the needs and potential of Americans with disabilities.” See Me as Me campaign is focusing on the importance of inclusion and living life side by side; and seeing a person as a person, not just a person with a disability. Share your stories on social media of people with and without disabilities living and working together inclusively - #DDAwareness18

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James L. Maher Center

906 Aquidneck Avenue

PO Box 4390

Middletown, RI 02842