Read our archives of newsworthy items about Monadnock Developmental Services and people with disabilities in southwestern New Hampshire.

News Archives:


MDS Welcomes New Staff in Keene and Peterborough (Nov 09)

MDS Welcomes Sandra Metivier as Client Benefits Coordinator (Oct 09)

Directly Involved: Local Workers Help People with Disabilities (Oct 09)

Keene Sentinel Reader Opinion: Support Professionals Deserve Our Gratitude (Oct 09)

MDS Honors Unsung Heroes, Naming DSP and Home Providers of the Year (Sep 09)

First Course Cooks Up Choice (Sep 09)

Unity Housing Plan Gets OK from Keene Planning Board (Aug 09)

MDS Welcomes New Staff in Keene and Peterborough (Aug 09)

Unity Housing, Affordable Housing for People with Disabilities, Faces Critical Meeting of Keene Planning Board Monday, August 24th (Aug 09)

Special Sept 15th Performance of Peterborough Players' SantaLand Diaries to Benefit MDS (Aug 09)

Disability Doesn’t Slow Down This Keene Woman: Hollie Lynch doesn't lose sight of goals (Jul 2009)

Keene Sentinel Editorial: MDS Celebrates Big Birthday (Jul 2009)

Agency Marks 25 Years of Helping Disabled (Jun 2009)

Special Olympics Summer Games video by Sentinel's Steve Hooper (Jun 09)

MDS 25th Annniversay Celebration Evening at the Movies (May 2009)

Local Food Producers Get a Boost from First Course (May 2009)

First Course Culinary Program is a Model for Social Services (Mar 2009)

Young Photographer Sees Life in Unique Way (Feb 2009)

DSPs Spring Into Action During Ice Storm (Jan 2009)

Weather Doesn't Dim Holiday Spirit for MDS Families (Jan 2009)


James Craiglow Elected President of MDS Board of Directors (Dec 2008)

Honoring Everyday Heroes: DSPs (Sep 2008)

Hardworking Support Provider Recognized (Sep 2008)

Tarr Assists Developmentally Disabled Kids (Sep 2008)

Special Performance of Belle of Amherst to Benefit MDS (Sep 2008)

Profile: David Jackson (Jul 2008)

Alan Greene on Civil Rights and Disabilities (Jun 2008)

Kennedy Information Employees Receive 2008 MDS Citizen of Honor Award (Jun 2008)

Peterborough Diner Gift to MDS and CHESCO (Apr 2008)

MDS Welcomes New Board Members (Mar 2008)

MDS Welcomes New Staff in Keene (Mar 2008)

MDS Approved for CDIP Tax Credits (Jan 2008)

Jeff Cohn Elected President of MDS Board (Jan 2008)

Holiday Spirit in Monadnock Region (Jan 2008)

Lynn Yeiter appointed Supervisor of Childrens Service Coordination (Jan 2008)


First Course Students Graduate (Nov 2007)

MDS Featured on NHCF-NHPR Giving Matters Series (Nov 2007)

Listen to the segment on NHPR!

Program provides a First Course in learning about food (Nov 2007)

Family Conference Announced (Oct 2007)

Direct Support Professionals Recognized (Oct 2007)

MDS Welcomes New Staff in Keene (Oct 2007)

MDS Thanks Direct Support Professionals (Sep 2007)

MDS Appoints Two New Board Members (Sep 2007)

People with Disabilities in the Workplace (Sep 2007)

Mary-Anne Wisell Named Director of Operations (Aug 2007)

Program Manager to be Published (Aug 2007)

Cameron Tease Recognized as MDS Citizen of Honor (Jun 2007)

MDS Welcomes New Staff (Apr 2007)

Wait List Funding (Apr 2007)

Respite Camp (Apr 2007)

Fund the Waiting List (Mar 2007)

Walking Tall (Feb 2007)

Holiday Spirit Continues (Jan 2007)


Jennifer on NH Public Radio (Dec 2006) Listen to the segment on NHPR!

MDS Welcomes New Staff (Sep 2006)

Disabilities in the Workplace (Jul 2006)

MDS at Peterborough Fireworks Celebration (Jul 2006)

Keene Lawmaker Realizes Efforts (Jul 2006)

Dennis DiTullio Recognized as MDS Citizen of Honor (May 2006)

Local Employers Win R.E.S.P.E.C.T. Awards (Mar 2006)

LifeArt Community Resource Center Moves to Roxbury Street (Mar 2006)

Volunteers Provide Help in a "Fast World" (Feb 2006)

MDS Collaborates with Big Brothers Big Sisters (Feb 2006)

MDS Hires Service Coordinators (Feb 2006)

Family Council, MCST and MDS to Recognize Area Businesses that Show R.E.S.P.E.C.T (Jan 2006)

Holiday Spirit is Alive and Thriving in the Monadnock Region (Jan 2006)

MDS Hires Three Service Coordinators (Jan 2006)


Holiday Giving Tree at Armadillo's (Dec 2005)

MDS Expands its Peterborough Offices (Dec 2005)

Opening Up Families to Create Sustaining Circles of Support (Oct 2005)

Seeing the Glass Half-Full - Making Stronger Communities (Sep 2005)

Area Educators Shown a Little R.E.S.P.E.C.T (Jun 2005)

Agency Works to Make Life A Little Bit Easier (May 2005)