Insights & Resources

May
7
2024

May
2
2024

Liz is an adult woman with Autism who lives at a Mainstay Supportive Housing home. Mainstay operates homes for adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities in Newton, Norwood and Malden,...

Nov
7
2023

Karen Broughton’s son Andrew has been living at a home operated by Mainstay Supportive Housing in Boston for close to a decade. When the family was searching for a place...

Oct
10
2023

For Carla Fireman, living in a Mainstay supportive home has provided a launching pad for her to live on her own. Carla, who is 46 years old and has low...

May
25
2023

Sandy Slavet compares her daughter’s Mainstay supportive home in Norwood to the apartment on the hit TV show “Friends.” “Mainstay Supportive Housing has provided her the kind of life that...

May
25
2023

When Joe and Susan Iannoni started looking for a supportive housing option for their adult daughter Allie, who has Down Syndrome, they quickly became overwhelmed. “It was challenging to say...

May
25
2023

Vickie Cox-Lanyon remembers the stress and confusion of trying to find the right supportive housing program for her adult son Drew, who has intellectual disabilities.  “It was so hard. I...

May
25
2023

Robbie Smith is a busy guy. He works two part-time jobs, has a girlfriend and performs lots of chores at his Mainstay supportive home in Norwood. “I usually make my...

May
25
2023

Since living at Mainstay’s supportive living program, Paul Zerola’s parents have seen their son grow more independent and confident. Paul, who is now 33 and has Down Syndrome, first moved...