Monthly Archives: September 2004

Restored Dismas House dedicated: Transition home for ex-prisoners

WORCESTER — Staff members of Dismas House at 30 Richards St. thought they would be successful three years ago just to get new beds and ceiling fans for their residents. They got a surprise. Because of generous community, state and foundation response, Dismas House was able to raise $230,000 to completely refurbish the 130-year-old house, put in a new kitchen, renovate all the bedrooms and increase its capacity by turning the old carriage house into new living space. Dismas House, […]