We see ability in everyone.
Triangle, Inc. offers innovative and comprehensive programs that provide greater opportunities for employment, empowerment, independence, and community inclusion for people with disabilities. Since our founding in 1971, our services have been adapted to meet the unique needs and ambitions of each individual we serve.
Triangle, Inc. operates three day services programs in Malden, Randolph, and Salem. These programs provide group supported employment, individual supported employment, and community-based day services (CBDS) to adults and students with disabilities in partnership with the Department of Developmental Services and local school districts. Triangle, Inc.’s day services place a strong emphasis on community-based employment, giving all participants an opportunity to earn a paycheck.
Triangle, Inc.’s Prism Program offers a wide variety of employment, independent living, peer connections, and social skills programs for neurodiverse young adults who are often identified as high-functioning. It features customized and flexible services that meet each person’s unique advancement goals with their input helping to shape daily services.
The organization operates nine residential homes in Metro North and North Shore communities that provide loving, caring, and nurturing support to 43 individuals. Triangle, Inc. has decades of experience in building a family atmosphere in each home, while providing each person with individualized opportunities to explore their own interests and activities in the community.
Triangle, Inc. works with individual job seekers and inclusive employers to create win-win job placements throughout eastern Massachusetts. The organization’s employment specialists are experts in providing skills and interest assessments, job search assistance, interview prep and coaching, and, once placed, ongoing employment supports to both youth and adults. The organization also offers credential training programs for individuals entering competitive growth industries.
IMPACT Boston, an empowerment self-defense organization that provides services to a variety of populations, became an affiliate of Triangle, Inc. in 2005. In the following years, the two organizations merged their areas of expertise to create IMPACT:Ability, an evidence-based curriculum that teaches personal safety skills and healthy relationship habits to both students and adults with disabilities. This program is a national leader in abuse prevention that directly addresses the epidemic rates of violence and abuse faced by individuals with disabilities.
EPIC is the only service learning program for youth with disabilities in New England. This program brings together cohorts of young leaders to perform monthly community service projects while honing their leadership skills. Over the course of the year, EPIC Service Warriors demonstrate that youth with disabilities are powerful agents for change in their communities.
Triangle, Inc. offers best in class clinical supports to individuals of all ages and needs who participate in our adult day services or residential programming across the state of Massachusetts. Our in-house clinical department provides individualized add-on support to every person who walks into a Triangle, Inc. location. The goal is to understand why someone acts the way they do and develop strategies for them to be successful. Positive Behavioral Support lies at the foundation of our teaching skills and a core method in addressing challenging behaviors.
Triangle, Inc. has received emergency authorization to open its newly created Testing Centers in our Malden (at our new Workforce Development location on Pleasant Street) and Salem locations. These two test centers have been approved to provide emergency testing services during the ongoing pandemic. We are an authorized Pearson VUE test center, and we offer a variety of tests, including the HiSET, TOEFL, MTEL, GED, and more.