Success Stories

Perspectives Employment Services and our partners are proud to support individuals together through integrated, community-based employment in Rhode Island. These are just a few of our success stories.


Sarah Hammersley

Wendy's | Food Preparer

With the support of Perspectives Employment Services, Sarah has been a dedicated, positive force of the Wendy's team since April of 2016, always focused and ready to work.

About Sarah

Bethany Indeglia

Belmont Market | Grocery Bagger

With the support of her family and the services she receives through Perspectives Corporation, Bethany remains dedicated to her position at Belmont Market for over 13 years.

About Bethany

Joao "John" Gouveia

Anytime Fitness | House Keeping/Maintenance

John's job has given him a new level of confidence. He looks forward to going to work all the time and is always looking for feedback to make sure his job is well done.

About John

Will McGiveney

Wal-Mart Supercenter | Lawn and Garden Department Associate

Will McGiveney was recently named September's Employee of the Month at Wal-Mart Supercenter in North Kingstown, RI. Will, a confident, amicable young man in his 20s, has been working at Wal-Mart for about six months now.

About Will

Karen Holmes

McDonald's | Dining Room Attendant

Karen Holmes has worked at the McDonald's on Tower Hill Road in Wakefield for 24 years. She works twelve hours per week as a Dining Room Attendant and has received several pay increases during her time there.

About Karen

Trine "Trina" West

Stop & Shop | Grocery Bagger

Trine always comes to work with a smile on her face, and the customers love her because she is always happy and pleasant.

About Trina

Lydia Dubois

PriceRite Supermarket | Cashier

Lydia Dubois starts her shift 8am sharp at the PriceRite supermarket on Hartford Avenue in Johnston. To Lydia, the most important thing about her job is arriving on time and ready to work, and she relies on public transportation to get there.

About Lydia

Barry Palazzo

Shaw's Supermarket | Grocery Bagger

Barry Palazzo has been a productive and successful employee at Shaw's Supermarket in Wakefield for over 10 years and is currently working between 18 and 22 hours per week.

About Barry

Giovanny Mazariegos

Elmwood Health Center | Activities Assistant

For the past two years, Giovanny has been working in the Activities Department at Elmwood Health Center in Providence. Through Perspectives Corporation Gio is assigned a staff member who provides transportation and guidance in the workplace.

About Giovanny

Norman McGiveney

Graphic Perspective | Screen Printer

Norman McGiveney, who receives supportive services from Perspectives Corporation, is a twenty-three year old with a great sense of humor and enthusiasm for his job.

About Norman