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Sweetser Employee Goes Above & Beyond To Help A Client

It is not often that you encounter a young man who performs his given responsibilities exceptionally, but goes the extra mile to make someone's life a little easier.  That person is Jeff Gilman, Community Support Specialist, in your Brunswick office.  He helped my sister, who suffered from mental and physical disabilities that made her life difficult, at best.

Living in Virginia and (facing) my sister's deteriorating mental condition made it very difficult for me to communicate with her.  Jeff became my eyes and ears as an advocate.  The list is long for situations that Jeff resolved.  Without Jeff, my sister's situation would have unraveled, but it stabilized over the two years that Jeff was involved.  Unfortunately, my sister died in 2002.

I thanked Jeff for his dedication, but I want you to know that you have an exceptional individual working in Brunswick.  Sweetser is a wonderful program, and I thank you and Jeff for allowing my sister the opportunity to participate.

~ Ted S.

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