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The North Providence Breeze 06-12-2019

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2 NORTH PROVIDENCE JUNE 12-18, 2019 | VALLEY BREEZE | NORTH PROVIDENCE EDITION NP police officers will receive promotions, awards at June 19 ceremony NORTH PROVIDENCE – Mayor Charles Lombardi and Police Chief David Tikoian have announced the following promotions, awards, and officers to occur on June 19 at 6 p.m. at Camp Meehan, 2 Governor Notte Parkway. • Sgt. Lisa Andrews, promoted to lieutenant. Andrews is an 11-year veteran of the depart- ment, currently assigned to the Patrol Division. Previous assignments include her promotion to detective serving in the Prosecution Division. She will serve as shift com- mander in the Patrol Division. • Officer Kevin Guindon, promoted to sergeant. Guindon is a nine-year vet- eran of the depart- ment, previously serving in the Patrol Division until his assignment as a school resource officer in 2015, where he is currently assigned to North Providence High School. Prior to becoming a North Providence Police Officer, Guindon served 19 years with the Central Falls ANDREWS GUINDON Continues on next page Shared Living Provider For more information, please contact Carole Graves Outreach Coordinator | 401-406-1882 Shared Living Providers are contractors who open their homes to individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities to provide living arrangements and assist with life skills development and community integration. The Provider ensures a welcoming environment and integrates the individual into their normal routine and day to day life activities. Minimum Qualification: Background checks and home inspections will be done. Shared Living Provider must also agree to provider and contractor agreement. Provider must also: Be 21 years of age or older; and have valid driver's license; safe driving record; auto insurance; high school diploma or GED. Responsibilities: Provide an environment where an individual will feel welcomed; supported; and encouraged; nutrition based on individual needs; guidance and/or assistance with personal hygiene skills; guidance and/or assistance with selection and purchasing of clothing and accessory needs; guidance and assistance with money management; guidance and assistance with maintenance of community relationships; assistance with coordination of day services including employment; ensure the provision of 24 hour support; use of own vehicle for medical, recreation, etc. Seven HillS Ri / CHilDRen'S PRogRamS HBTS/aBa WoRKeR $15/HR — PaRT-Time HoURS Provides direct behavioral therapy to individuals ages 3 to 21, role modeling/training to parents/families, and support the child and family by promoting individualized, person centered, service delivery which meets all identified needs of the child & family. The professional provides assistance to the child with self-help & self-care as well as teaching of social & safety skills when applicable. Ongoing communication and data reporting to clinicians and coordinators regarding the approved program. PeRSonal aSSiSTanCe anD SUPPoRT SeRviCeS Provides personal assistance and support per the approved PASS plan to enhance the ability of children with special health care needs to live and participate as valued family and community members, thereby fostering their independence. Plan implementation of goals includes the areas of accomplishing activities of daily life, making self preserving decisions and participating in social roles and social settings. Seven HillS Ri / aDUlT PRogRamS adult Residential and Day programs Direct Support Staff- full-time, part-time, and per-diem - provides assistance to adults in their homes and communities with activities of daily living and participation in work and recreation. Positions available statewide Must be at least 19 years of age, high school diploma or equivalent and minimum two years experience working successfully with children/adults in a special health care setting, education selling or recreation setting. Must have transportation. View positions details at: AA/EOE Career oPPortunitieS

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