The MENTOR Network

Joanne Malise Program Manager, Rhode Island MENTOR

Although it isn’t even three years old yet, Rhode Island MENTOR’s Shared Living Program is growing in leaps and bounds. But Joanne’s story isn’t just about the program’s growth—it’s also about the friendships and tremendous support systems that she’s helped to build—both Mentor to Mentor and consumer to consumer.

Watch a video of the 2008 Ripple of Hope Award winners who were honored on November 10, 2008 at the Boston College Club.