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2017 Annual Appeal

Our 2017 Annual Appeal is underway!  If you haven’t already received one of our mailings, you will shortly, so be on the look out.  This is your opportunity to support the children, teens and adults who are clients of The Groden Network.  Donations may be made to a particular program, in honor or memory of… Continue Reading

Introducing Edge and End

Introducing Edge & End, a new Lorimer Studios collaboration for unique American craft—created with character and purpose Edge & End makes extraordinary American craft.  The company creates objects for the home—for people who want to feel more at home in an impersonal and uncertain world. All of their items are proudly made in America. A home… Continue Reading

THE GRODEN NETWORK’s 2017 Graduation Ceremony

On Thursday, June 8th, The Groden Network held its annual graduation ceremony at Groden South in Coventry, RI. Nine students graduated this year. The ceremony was attended by many parents and friends of the clients and their families, as well as Groden Network staff. Here are some pictures of this wonderful ceremony and celebration! ”… Continue Reading

2016 Sea Side Reception at The Dunes Grants Update

Special Olympics Program: $3,000 These funds have been used to purchase uniforms for our athletes, as well as other items needed at the Special Olympics Games to keep our clients engaged between sessions. Our full team of athletes participated in the Northern Area Games held at Bryant University on May 6,while selected team members participated… Continue Reading

THE GRODEN NETWORK’s Secret Garden Fundraiser

On Thursday, April 27th, The Groden Network held a new fundraiser, The Secret Garden, from 6:30 -9:00 pm at The Botanical Center at Roger Williams Park in Providence, RI. The following awards were presented at the event: The Advocacy Award      RI State Senator Louis P. DiPalma      RI State Representative Deborah L.… Continue Reading

The Groden Network’s Featured Segments on WPRI -TV

Last night (June 8, 2017), WPRI TV (Channel 12) aired two segments that focused on the challenges associated with being the parents of adults with autism and with The Groden Network’s role in working with these clients.  Many thanks to Claudia and Mike Swiader, parents of two Cove Center clients, who shared their family’s experiences. … Continue Reading