Looking Upwards, Inc

About Looking Upwards, Inc

Founded in 1978, Looking Upwards is a private, nonprofit agency offering a wide array of services to children and adults with special needs.

Our programs have one overall goal, to support people in leading rich and satisfying lives. To reach that goal, we listen. We partner with the individual and family members to develop a personalized plan. With the resources of our caring team of professionals, we assist the person in realizing dreams such as success at school, gratifying work, enjoyment of relationships and participation in the wider community.

For children and families, we offer:
Early Intervention Services
Home Based Therapeutic Services
PASS Services
Transitional and Vocational Services
KinderArt PreSchool

For adults with special needs, we offer:
Supported Living
Community Based Family Supports
Shared Living Environments
Residential Services
Day Enrichment Programs
Employment Services


Intern and Designated Support Staff

September 2018 Middletown, RI
“The faculty are wonderful. They go above and beyond to help participants with their day to day. I also really like that they are confident in my interests and visions for the organization. They take into account my options and suggestions.”
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