FLORENCE, MA, January 23, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- For more than 40 years Nonotuck Resource Associates has helped transform the lives of hundreds of people with intellectual and physical disabilities by offering the personalized service of shared living and Adult Family Care (AFC). To meet the ever increasing demand from families for these non-traditional, value based services, Nonotuck recently addedJulianne Sherlock, Alex Gomes, Paula Rossi-Clapp and Lina Dabril to its staff at its Kingston office at 63 Smiths Lane.
Julianne Sherlock, AFC and RN, joined Nonotuck in October after working as a nurse for the Radius Day School in Plymouth, MA. Prior to that, she worked as an RN for the Hellenic Nursing & Rehabilitation in Canton, MA and has varied experience as a provider of childcare and eldercare. Sherlockholds an associate's degree in nursing from Massasoit Community College nursing program and plans to obtain herbachelor's degree in the near future.
Alex Gomes, AFC Care Manager, started with Nonotuck in November. He has an extensive background in human services, particularly working with people with developmental disabilities. For a number of years Gomes worked direct care with the individuals until eventually being promoted to a case manager role. He has also worked in a community action group based out of Boston and for the housing and homelessness prevention department in the City of Boston. Gomes holds a degree from Salem State University.
Lina Dabril, AFC and RN, comes to Nonotuck from New England Sinai Hospital in Stoughton, MA. She received herassociate's degree in nursing from Laboure College (MA) and also holds a bachelor's degree in social psychology from UMass-Boston. Dabril is also certified in BLS by the American Heart Association and is IV-certified by New England Sinai Hospital. She resides in Norton, MA.
Paula Rossi-Clapp, AFC Care Manager, joined Nonotuck last month. She holds a degree in health studies from Bridgewater (MA) State University and has a varied career background in elder services and senior housing. Rossi-Clapp currently resides in Plympton, MA
"Our South Shore office has grown significantly over the past year. We are delighted to bring in professionals the caliber of Julianne, Alex, Lina and Paula into our family," said George Fleischner, executive director of Nonotuck Resource Associates, Inc.
Nonotuck offers Shared Living, Adult Family Care and Day Services for families who choose to care for their loved ones suffering with Alzheimer's, autism, brain injuries, cancer, muscular dystrophy and other intellectual and physical disabilities at home. Based in Florence, Nonotuck has offices in Central and Western Massachusetts as well as on Boston's South Shore and on Cape Cod.
For complete information on Nonotuck Resource Associates, including office locations, you can visit http://www.nonotuck.com or call Nonotuck's main office at 413-586-5266 x104.
Caregiving with Love - Nonotuck Resource Associates, Inc.
Founded in 1972 by a group of parents who had the courage and foresight to seek community care for their loved ones, Nonotuck has since helped transform the lives of hundreds of people with intellectual and physical disabilities by providing the personalized service of Shared Living and Adult Family Care. Each day Nonotuck addresses the ever increasing demand from families for these non-traditional, value based, in home services with love and care. If you are interested in finding out more about this unique service and our locations please visitwww.nonotuck.com or call 413-586-5256 x 104.
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