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Acrylic painting “Driving Away” by Erica Morocco

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Watercolor painting “Stormy Weather” by Amanda Baillargeon

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Acrylic painting “Cape Cod Marsh” by TJ Casey

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Acrylic painting “Let it Snow” by Collaborative Artists

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Torn Cardboard Collage “Horseman Playing Polo” by Collaborative Artists

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Acrylic painting “Yeah Yellow” by Tom Carr

Enriching lives every day

Watercolor painting “Mountains of Lake George” by Mary Waters

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Acrylic painting “Snow Walk” by Collaborative Artists

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Saratoga Bridges has proudly provided the highest level of quality professional services to people with developmental disabilities and their families for more than 60 years.   Our services include a broad range of innovative and effective programs designed to foster independence by promoting their abilities and achievements. 

Saratoga Bridges has proudly provided the highest level of quality professional services to people with developmental disabilities and their families for more than 55 years.   Our services include a broad range of innovative and effective programs designed to foster independence by promoting their abilities and achievements.  As one of the largest non-profit organizations in Saratoga County, we are committed to ensuring that individuals are able to realize their goals, hopes and dreams.  Our dedicated, conscientious, hard working and specially trained staff members offer person-centered opportunities combined with great compassion for people to work, volunteer, socialize and recreate in the community while leading full, productive and contributing lives.   

Our philosophy is that every day is full of possibilities!

Saratoga Bridges is a Chapter of NYSARC, Inc., the largest not-for-profit in New York State serving people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families. The 53 Chapters comprising NYSARC, Inc. are located in every county in New York State. The Organization supports over 60,000 individuals, employs over 30,000 people and has a membership of over 110,000.

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Robert (Bob) Baker shines as a Special Olympics’ Ambassador

Robert (Bob) Baker shines as a Special Olympics’ Ambassador

Donate Now As the Capital District is hosting the 2017 & 2018 Summer State Games we want to share Robert (Bob) Baker’s journey with you. He may seem very quiet at first glance, but he has a great story to tell.  Bob recently graduated from the 2017...

2017 Residential Employee of the 1st quarter

2017 Residential Employee of the 1st quarter

Donate Now We are pleased to announce the 2017 Residential Program - Employee of the Quarter (January-March) Valerie Darwak, Direct Support Professional at Pleasant Street  Audrey Della Ratta, Direct Support Professional at Lemont Avenue Lynn...

BRIDGES BLOG

BRIDGES BLOG

Donate Now "When I describe Saratoga Bridges’ Residential Program, I emphasize that we encompass so much more than just ‘homes’ or a ‘places’ for people to live in.  Whether we are describing a supported apartment or a community-based home, our...

DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES AWARENESS MONTH – Life Side by Side

DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES AWARENESS MONTH – Life Side by Side

Donate Now In 1987, the President’s Committee on People with Intellectual Disabilities established March as a month to recognize the accomplishments, contributions and abilities of individuals with developmental disabilities. PEOPLE WITH...

Spread the Word to End the Word

Spread the Word to End the Word

Donate Now Today we ask that you 'Spread the Word to End the Word' by signing the pledge at www.r-word.org/r-word-pledge.asp. Saratoga Bridges did so in 2006 when we changed our name! #SpreadtheWord #Rword #SpreadtheWordtoEndtheWord...

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Whispering Willow Children’s Yoga

Whispering Willow Children’s Yoga

Donate Now Whispering Willow Children’s Yoga Saratoga Bridges is pleased to offer a 6 week Hatha Yoga session for children ages 5–17! Instructors Peg Clark, certified in ‘Yoga for the Rest of Us’ Wendy Ashe, trained in ‘Yoga for the Special Child’ Yoga...

Reducing Stress for Your Child and Yourself

Reducing Stress for Your Child and Yourself

Donate Now Reducing Stress for Your Child and Yourself May 7, 2017 3:00-5:30pm Saratoga Bridges 16 Saratoga Bridges Blvd., Building #2  Ballston Spa  Join us as we explore how each of us, including our children, is impacted by the interaction...

Ballston Spa First Friday in March of 2017

Ballston Spa First Friday in March of 2017

Donate Now Join us for March First Friday on 3/3 from 6-9pm.  Our Cardboard Collages and Sweet Tooth are on display.  Come into our Gift Shop for light refreshments and browse among a great selection of affordable, handmade gifts cards, framed...

CRUCIAL ADVOCACY EFFORTS NEEDED!

CRUCIAL ADVOCACY EFFORTS NEEDED!

Donate Now CRUCIAL ADVOCACY EFFORTS NEEDED! Governor Cuomo FAILED to include funding in his 30-day amendments to pay our DSPs a FAIR LIVING WAGE!   We cannot let the Governor off the hook. By IGNORING and REFUSING to support #bFair2DirectCare...

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