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CCG Organizations

Below is a list of nonprofits in the CT, MA, and NY region. If you are interested in nonprofit work, this is a great place to begin your search!

Don't forget; any major can pursue a career in a nonprofit. For instance an accounting major can be an account manager at a community organization. Pursuing a career for the common good will benefit you and the organization. 

 

                         ORGANIZATION       

       LOCATION 

DESCRIPTION             

     LINK  

 Ability Beyond Disability

 Bethel, CT

Mt. Kisco, NY

 Ability Beyond Disability has helped thousands of people with physical and mental disabilities to discover, build and celebrate their abilities.

Achievement First  New Haven, CT Achievement First is a network of public charter schools. We aim to deliver on the promise of equal educational opportunity for all of America's children.

AIDS Project New Haven New Haven, CT AIDS Project New Haven provides education, non-judgmental comprehensive and holistic services to individuals infected and affected by HIV/AIDS.

 All Pointe Care, LLC   Cheshire, CT All Pointe Care offers a wide range of programs and services for individuals, families and children with varying levels of disabilities and needs. 


 Allied Community Services  Enfield, CT Our agency has been serving individuals with intellectual and physical disabilities, and individuals with acquired brain injuries since the early 1960's.

 
 BH Care Ansonia, CT  For more than 30 years, BHcare - through its founding organizations, Birmingham Group Health Services and Harbor Health Services - has been providing hope and help for individuals, families and children affected by mental illness, domestic violence and substance abuse. 

 
 Brain Injury Association of CT  Windsor, CT

BIAC is dedicated to supporting individuals with brain injury, their families, and caregivers while increasing the community's understanding of brain injury and its prevention. 

 

 Center for Women & Enterprise

Boston, MA

Worcester, MA

Providence, RI 

The Center for Women and Enterprise's mission is to empower women to be self-sufficient through business and entrepreneurship. CWE trains and educates women to create their own business.  

 

 Central Area Health Education Center, Inc. Hartford, CT 

Central Area Health Education Center, Inc. focuses on health education, health careers exploration and health care services in order to achieve our mission of eliminating health disparities in central Connecticut. 

 
 Channel 3 Kids Camp Andover, CT  Channel 3 Kids Camp offers an accessible and inclusive camping experience for youth from a variety of backgrounds.     

Community Health Resources  CT 

We are committed to providing hope to children, adults and families who struggle with mental health and substance abuse issues.

 
Community Renewal Team, Inc.  Hartford, CT 

CRTs programs include Head Start, Meals on Wheels, energy assistance, supportive housing and shelters, and many others.

 

Community Residences Inc

 
Southington, CT 

Community Residences, Inc. (CRI) is a not-for-profit corporation developed to serve people with special needs in the State of Connecticut. 

 

 Dept. of Children & Families (Connecticut) Hartford, CT  DCF protects children who are being abused or neglected, strengthens families through support and advocacy, and builds on existing family and community strengths to help children who are facing emotional and behavioral challenges, including those committed to the Department by the juvenile justice system. 

 EASTCONN  Hampton, CT

This nonprofit provides educational resources, services, and training to Northeastern Connecticut. EASTCONN supports various initiatives such as Early Childhood Education, Adult Education, and Technology support. 

 

 Fund for the Public Interest Boston, MA 

When it comes to building organizations and creating the groundswell of public support needed to overcome powerful special interest opposition, our effectiveness in professional, systematic grassroots action is unrivaled.

  
Green Chimneys   Brewster, NY

Green Chimneys provides opportunities for children with emotional and behavioral challenges, while providing care for animals and nature, thereby promoting a philosophy of dignity and worth for all living things. 

 

Harbor Health Services, Inc.

 
Branford, CT 

The agency specializes in serving adults with severe and persistent mental illness and/or substance abuse disorders. 

 
 Horizons, Inc South Windham, CT 

The mission of Horizons is to provide high quality residential, recreational, support and work programs for people who have developmental disabilities or who have other challenging social and emotional needs. 

 
Keep a Child Alive New York, NY Providing life-saving anti-retroviral treatment, care and support services

 Kennedy-Donovan Center, Inc.  Torrington, CT  For nearly forty years, KDC has improved the quality of life for thousands of individuals with developmental disabilities and similar needs, including children, families and adults.  

Klingberg Family Centers  Hartford, CT

The mission of Klingberg Family Centers is to help build healing relationships that empower children and families to reach their full potential.

 
Marrakech Inc  New Haven, CT

Marrakech provides residential, employment, support, referral, and advocacy services to individuals with disabilities and people with similar service needs to assist them in exercising their human rights as citizens and contributing members of society.

 
Massachusetts Military Heroes Fund Boston, MA The Massachusetts Military Heroes Fund is a private, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to providing support, programs and services to the families of military service personnel from Massachusetts fallen in service to the United States in support of Operations Noble Eagle, Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.

May Institute  Manchester, CT 

May Institute is an award-winning nonprofit organization that provides educational, rehabilitative, and behavioral healthcare services to individuals with autism spectrum disorders and other developmental disabilities, brain injury, mental illness, and behavioral health needs. 

 
New England Center for Children  Southborough, MA

We are a private, nonprofit autism education center dedicated to our mission: to transform the lives of children with autism worldwide through education, research, and technology. 

 

New Opportunities Inc. of CT

CT 

New Opportunities mission is to improve the quality of life for economically disadvantaged individuals by providing the necessary resources to increase their standard of living, foster self-improvement, and maximize self-empowerment.

 
New York Cares New York, NY New York Cares is now the city's largest volunteer organization, running volunteer programs for 1,300 nonprofits, city agencies, and public schools. Today's volunteers share our founders' vision that we all have a role to play in making our city a better place.

 

Northeast Center for Youth & Families

Easthampton, MA 

With a comprehensive continuum of care, NCYFs services include foster care and residential programs, in-home therapy, expressive arts therapy, after school programming, and the Tri-County Schools for special-needs youth. 

 

Perception Programs 

 Willimantic, CT

Our goal is to provide a continuum of services to individuals with substance abuse or co-occurring mental health issues, individuals living with HIV/AIDS and those involved in the criminal justice system. 

 

South Bay Mental Health 

 CT and MA

South Bay is a community-based, behavioral healthcare center offering a continuum of services including Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Counseling, Day Treatment and Partial Hospital Programs, and Early Intervention.

 

Special Olympics Massachusetts  MA The mission of Special Olympics Massachusetts (SOMA) is to provide year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of well-coached Olympic-type sports for individuals with intellectual disabilities.

The Arc of Massachusetts  Waltham, MA The mission of The Arc of Massachusetts is to enhance the lives of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.

The Bridge of Central Massachusetts Worcester, MA 

The Bridge was established in 1973 and serves individuals who are at risk of being excluded from mainstream society including emotionally and behaviorally challenged children, adolescents, transition age youth and their families; and adults with major mental health challenges and/or developmental disabilities. 

 

United Community & Family Services

CT  For more than 130 years, United Community & Family Services has been providing healthcare and community services to Norwich and the surrounding areas.

 

Village for Families and Children

Hartford, CT  We are the a vibrant community-based organization that provides behavioral health care and social services to over 6,200 children and families in the Greater Hartford Region each year.

 

Women's Center of Southeast Connecticut

 

 New London, CT

Norwich, CT

We provide services to victims of sexual assault and domestic violence, including advocacy services in New London .  We provide crisis intervention, support groups and housing. 


YAI Network

 New York, NY

The mission of the YAI Network is to create hope and opportunity for people with developmental and learning disabilities and their families.