January 19, 2016 | 03:06AM
These specially trained, paid workers fill a lot of different roles, from direct services like health screenings and home assessments to helping residents navigate systems of care and advocate for themselves.
January 08, 2016 | 01:52PM
The program will include the presentation of this year's MLK Peacemaker Award to PopCares Inc., in recognition of the difference the nonprofit organization makes in the lives of more than 310 local families who are battling cancer.
December 24, 2015 | 02:41AM
"This is giving me shivers just looking at the potential we have come up with in the last 45 minutes." — Adam Hinds
November 18, 2015 | 11:05AM
"We'll have this great collection of pictures of people who filled out signs." — Kirby Lecy
November 16, 2015 | 01:34PM
Ideal participants must be committed to strengthening the Northern Berkshires by exploring how they can make a positive impact and learning how to assist residents in accessing available services.
November 16, 2015 | 02:26AM
"A lot of the new money has been attracted into this community. Maybe sometimes it seems a little quiet, but there’s a lot going on." — Cathleen McElligott
October 26, 2015 | 11:11AM
"We say thank you for small acts of kindness, as well as large feats of bravery." — Annie Rodgers
October 14, 2015 | 03:46AM
"We need to get to the fundamentals, (someone who's) willing to say the words, 'I'm looking for a job, will you hire me?'" — Ricco Fruscio
September 25, 2015 | 02:15PM
UNITY’s popular and long-running Youth Leadership Program (YLP) and Teen Writing Workshop (TWW) will again be offered and facilitated by nbCC staff Jessica Sweeney and Adam Tobin.
September 14, 2015 | 10:41AM
"Maybe we can change and become more efficient." — Dan Randall
July 31, 2015 | 12:03PM
“I am excited because I feel my background and current work match nbCC priorities related to community dialogue and problem solving, building strong neighborhoods, and youth-focused prevention programs.” — Adam Hinds
June 24, 2015 | 10:45PM
"This community at its best is Al Bashevkin." — state Sen. Benjamin B. Downing
May 15, 2015 | 10:03PM
Friends, family and many supporters gathered to honor those who have made a significant difference in the lives of their community.
May 15, 2015 | 05:38PM
"It's amazing. I never dreamed it would look like this." — Shirley Davis
April 24, 2015 | 02:03PM
In presenting the award, Department of Public Health Commissioner Monica Bharel said Bashevkin has led efforts to bring and retain many resources to Berkshire County.
March 11, 2015 | 02:31PM
"I've been thinking about this for a year, and really talking to the board about it for awhile." — Alan Bashevkin
February 17, 2015 | 03:31AM
"You're not alone. There are relationships you can build in this community." — Al Bashevkin
January 15, 2015 | 11:33AM
The public can participate by providing service to the community at more than 10 sites.
January 07, 2015 | 10:00AM
"It's about personal story. It's about relationship-building through conversation." — Wendy Krom
December 15, 2014 | 03:18AM
"It's not about hospitals. It's not about health care. It's about health." — Ruth Blodgett
December 09, 2014 | 11:00PM
"I didn't get paid money for the whole 24 years but this project is worth doing it all over again because money is not everything." — Shirley Davis
December 08, 2014 | 07:54PM
"I think it's a great use for this building." — Planner Kyle Hanlon
November 15, 2014 | 01:37AM
"I bought Dunkin' Donuts, I plugged in my coffee pot, and I invited my neighbors in." — Sally Sussman
October 06, 2014 | 04:56PM
"This is not an easy conversation to have. People just do not want to talk about." — Paul Hickling
September 10, 2014 | 01:27PM
"It's so gratifying to see the city prioritize a project that young people value - and that values young people." — Kate Merrigan