May Institute and the Massachusetts Department of Mental Retardation’s (DMR) South Coastal Area Citizen Advisory Board recently honored legislators and community leaders who help improve the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities. An award ceremony and recognition breakfast was held at the Institute’s corporate headquarters in Randolph.
Among the honorees was Massachusetts State Senator Michael W. Morrissey, a key legislator on matters concerning DMR. May Institute was also honored by DMR with an award of recognition.
“On behalf of families across the South Shore, I salute the tireless work of these remarkable individuals and of May Institute,” said Laurie Ingersoll, Chairperson of the Advisory Board. “Through their commitment and dedication to advocating and serving individuals with mental retardation, families
have been able to access services for loved ones.”