About Us

Headquartered in Newburyport, with a satellite facility in Haverhill, Opportunity Works is a 501(c)3 private, non-for-profit corporation serving more than 260 men and woman, ranging in age from 22 to 75, who come from 19 Merrimack Valley/North Shore communities.  The agency operates with a staff of 125 professionals who bring a broad range of experience in working with people with disabilities.  Additionally, hundreds of volunteers participate in fundraising and outreach events, serve on advisory committees, and volunteer in programs.

The agency has consistently earned exemplary recognition for setting leading standards of excellence in the provision of employment, specialized day habilitation, community, and recreational services and programs for adults with disabilities.

“Opportunity Works has a reputation of being creative, innovative, and responsive to the needs of the people served.  Its openness and willingness to think outside the box have contributed to its long history of providing excellent services”.
                                                     ~ CARF International, Survey Summary, June 2011~