News & Events
An epic after hours field day was held to celebrate the successes of individuals in our Employment Services Program.
What a great night for corn hole, badminton, ladder ball, kickball, soccer, giant bowling, ring toss, water balloon toss – and more!
Thank you to Rovithis Realty for your donation to support our innovative day programs and employment services!
We applaud you giving back by donating a percentage of your commissions to a charity of your clients’ choosing.
Congratulations to our future leaders!
Today, we proudly handed Certificates of Achievement to 12 of our direct care staff for completing our year-long Leadership Program.
As a part of our commitment to professional development, we invest in our employees’ success with this unique program we created especially for them
in partnership with Springfield Technical Community College and Holyoke Community College through their Workforce Development grant.
Thank you to Dunkin’ Donuts on Burnett Road in Chicopee for throwing a
“Make Your Own Donuts Party” for our Community Engagement Program!
We had a great time with the sprinkles and gummy bears!
We love visiting and are grateful to have you as community partners. Read more »
You’re invited to join us for an open house reception of Collections: An Art Exhibit Created by Artists with Distinct Abilities.
Tuesday, July 10th
Chicopee Public Library
449 Front Street, Chicopee
Sunshine Village supports people with developmental disabilities, including those on the autism spectrum,
who often are better able to express themselves with images than with words.
Our exhibit will be featured at the library during the months of July and August.
Please join us for a reception to view a collection of their artwork that really SHINES!
RSVP to: email@example.com or (413)592-6142
We are excited to get our garden planted at our Litwin Lane Campus!
Thank you to these Chicopee Comprehensive High School students and instructors for delivering handmade, raised garden beds.
They will improve access for all of our participants to the fun, therapeutic gardening experiences we offer as a part of our great days.
Our Community Engagement Program held an evening Spring Fling at the John Boyle O’Reilly Club.
Guests enjoyed dinner, dancing and socializing with friends.
The decorations were fabulous and the company was even better!
Our employees truly help us deliver on the promise of a great day!
We held our annual Memories and Milestones Dinner honoring employees with 10 or more years of service to Sunshine Village with awards.
Each employee was recognized and thanked by Board President, Ernest Laflamme Jr., our Board of Directors,
and Executive Director, Gina Kos, for their dedication and compassion to helping everyone shine. Read more »
Each month, our Westfield Program brings brown bags of food and other items to
seniors in the community as a part of the Westfied Council on Aging’s outreach efforts.
We were so proud to receive a Certificate of Appreciation for our work as volunteers
at a special recognition breakfast. We really enjoy this volunteer opportunity and
look forward to continuing our partnership to give back to our community!