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02/01 – ‘Cupcake Wars’ in Pittsfield, MA

The 4th Annual Cupcake Wars will be held on February 1, 2018 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Berkshire Hills Country Club. Bakeries from throughout Berkshire County, including Linda’s Pastries,Berkshire Pathways – A Program of Viability and Simply Sweet, will compete for the best cupcake in the following categories: Best Tasting, Most Creative, Best Presentation and People’s Choice. Tickets […]

12/08 – Holiday Dinner in Holyoke, MA

Viability Holyoke Community Living Holiday Dinner (Cena de Fiesta Navideña) For Consumers, Homeshares and Staff (Para Consumidores, Cuidadoras y Empleados) Come join us for a Holiday Dinner and enjoy good company & great food.  (Vengan disfrutar con nosotros de una cena de días de fistas.) DATE/FECHA: December 8, 2017 TIME/HORA: 4pm to 7pm (please do not arrive […]

Viability at Business & Innovation Expo of Western Mass

Join us for this year’s Business & Innovation Expo of Western Mass! The region’s best one-day business event! More than 150 exhibitors and 2,500 attendees are expected for a show that is packed with a number of special programs, speakers, and learning opportunities. Be a part of this incredible day! Date: Thursday, November 2, 2017 […]

A new grant from a wonderful donor!

VIABILITY received a generous donation this week.  Forum House in Westfield received a grant in the amount of $7,200 from the Westfield Academy for our student internship program for students at Westfield State University to assist members in educational pursuits at Forum House.

Open House success!

VIABILITY hosted an open house at the Holyoke Community Living office to celebrate the new programs funded by the Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing. Close to 100 people attended including; Heidi Reed the Commissioner who said; “We are thrilled to be working with VIABILITY and excited to be starting this new partnership […]

Getting to Know the Staff

VIABILITY’s Better Together story of the week.  Zoraida Gonzalez (Z) has worked for the company for 29 years as a job coach in our Holyoke office.  Dick recently interviewed her about her work at VIABILITY. Dick, “When did you become a job coach with the company?” Zoraida, “July 1988.” Dick, “What was your first experience […]

New contract with NY!

 VIABILITY has been awarded its second new contract this year. The New York Office for People With Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) has awarded VIABILITY a contract to operate a Care Giver Respite Program through our New York branch. Brenda Catalano Director said “ I am thrilled to be able to offer this new program evenings and […]

Upcoming golf tournament

VIABILITY’s golf event scheduled for September 18th at the Southampton Golf Course in Southampton MA is well underway. To date we have received over $15,000 in sponsorships for the event. Every day sponsors, raffle and silent auction items keep rolling in. With the tournament six weeks away we will be doing a final push to […]

Community Enterprises and HRU are now Viability!

On behalf of Community Enterprises and Human Resources Unlimited, we are very excited to announce that our two strong and forward thinking human service organizations, who have great histories and reputations in our communities, have coming together to create a new organization. Our combined company is called Viability, which combines the best of both organizations. This is […]