Who We Are

PLUS, an acronym for People Learning Useful Skills, has been meeting the vital mission of empowering adults with intellectual disabilities by providing support and services that maximize independence since 1972. PLUS has offices in Nashua, NH and Lawrence and Tewksbury, MA. All three locations provide a supportive environment that assists individuals with disabilities to develop skills, increase self-reliance, and become vital, productive members of their community.  The services offered allow individuals to explore and develop life skills, along with educational, vocational, and social opportunities.  Following is a brief summary of the main services The PLUS Company provides:

  • Residential Programs – living situations designed to suit individual needs, through staffed residences, Enhanced Family Care, or companion and roommate programs (NH only)
  • Employment Services – vocational programs and supports designed with the belief that everyone can work with appropriate supports
  • Individual Community Resources – customized services which assist the individual to access the community in order to maximize their independence and meet personal goals
  • Adult Education – programs providing structured and supportive environment for students to develop social skills, increase independence, develop interests, explore resources, participate in the community, and create a social network
  • Transitional Services – comprehensive programs allowing high school students to succeed as they move into the adult world

PLUS CompanyThe PLUS Company is a 501c3 non-profit agency.

Our Mission: Empower Individuals, Maximize Independence