Why Choose ABE?

At Action Based Enterprises (ABE), program services are customized according to the individual needs of students and clients. We seek to help every individual recognize his/her own unique interests and talents that can lead to a lifetime of fulfillment.

  • Our School meets and exceeds IEP goals and state standards, achieving consistent success in resolving behavioral issues.
  • Our Employment Center achieves successful job placements and meaningful skill development.
  • Our Day Services result in marked progress towards self-sufficiency, and client and family satisfaction.

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Career education

Career education

Several students from the ABE/Hillside School toured MTTI in Seekonk, MA to learn about training for careers in technical industries. Thank you to Rick from MTTI for hosting the tour.

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Looking for a stable job

Looking for a stable job

Jacob has a passion for working with horses and he had a unique opportunity to spend some time at Willow Brook Farm in Lincoln, RI recently. Jacob got a first-hand look at the types of jobs that are available in this industry.

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Supermarket Success

Supermarket Success

Raj knew he wanted to work in a grocery store, but it took several months of Job Development with ABE staff before he found the right match. Raj is now employed as a Front End Clerk at Shaw’s Supermarket in East Providence, RI. Congratulations Raj!

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Volunteer Work

Volunteer Work

Edwin has been volunteering at the Cat Sanctuary in Woonsocket. His duties include maintenance, and feeding the cats. Great job Edwin!

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