From Our Editors
What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition?
Wayside is a non-profit human services agency dedicated to building Strength, Hope & Resiliency through its family-based outreach services, residential treatment programs, & community-based counseling services to thousands of children, youth & families throughout Eastern & Central Massachusetts.
What is the experience customers can expect?
We're planning a 'spook'tacular day with hundreds of participants to enjoy a 5K Run/Walk, kids obstacle course, pumpkin decorating and many more family activities.
What was the inspiration to start or run this business?
Wayside’s story began when a group of citizens formed one of the first residences in New England for runaway & homeless youth. As the need for alternatives to orphanages, reform schools, & psychiatric hospitals grew, Wayside expanded to include an array of services to support youth & families.
What do you love most about your job?
Empowering children, young adults and families to achieve greater independence and emotional well-being.