Mainstay is highly transparent with excellent communication to contributors, staff and families of the individuals that are served., The stories that are shared on Instagram and blog posts are presented in an accessible and affecting way that arouses empathy and makes you feel that your support is contributing to something worthwhile. You truly feel connected to the people you’re trying to help. They keep you informed about their activities and about developments in the Prader Willi and Behavioral Health areas.
I have been aware of Mainstay for years due to their sound reputation as a nonprofit that delivers on their mission statement. For the past 8 months as an employee I have been fortunate to personally view the dedication and warmth that the staff show for the clients and to one another. The bond between clients, staff, co-workers of all levels is similar to a family bond … and everyone has a smile on their faces.
I have been an employee of Mainstay Life Services for 22 years. Mainstay is dedicated to their mission of giving the residents a happy, fulfilled life and being members of the community. The care givers are compassionate, loving and treats the individuals as if they are family. Mainstay also makes sure that the care givers are treated just as special as the individuals are.
I have been employed by Mainstay Life Services for 15 years, Its a great agency to work for. The executive team and our board of directors are always looking at new ways to show their appreciation for the employees at Mainstay Life Services.
I have worked for Mainstay Life Services for almost 10 years and couldn't be happier. It is a positive and supportive workplace where employees feel valued. Mainstay does a phenomenal job in living up to their mission and I'm grateful to be a part of it.
I have had the privilege of working for Mainstay Life Services for almost 4 years and plan on retiring from here! It is a wonderful, caring culture where staff feels valued and the individuals we serve receive outstanding care and respect. I am very proud to be an employee here.
My Daughter has been a client of Mainstay for 44 years. I can not imagine another organization that could have provided the quality of care, support and genuine love and respect that she has received and continues to receive to this day. Some of her care givers have been with her for over 30 years and they treat her as one of their family. The organization has also supported me whenever there were medical concerns, assisting me with handling the myriad of medical appointments and follow up with her doctors. The staff is extremely knowledgeable and professional in all that they do. I'm deeply grateful for Mainstay Life Services.
Our son, Billy who is 51 years old, has been supported residentially by Mainstay Life Services since 2013. After Billy had a total hip replacement and a subsequent revision surgery, he needed to live in a fully handicapped accessible home. Mainstay's Carlton home welcomed him with open arms. The direct support professionals are compassionate, dedicated and consistent with minimal staff turnover. Management staff are proactive rather than reactive. Families are respected and their input is valued. The administration is forward thinking and is committed to its mission and values to assist people in their care to reach their fullest potential within their community. Mainstay Life Services is indeed a great nonprofit!
I have been involved with Mainstay for over (10) years, either through my family as or as a board member. Both experiences, personally and professionally, have been life changing. What this organization did for my family was provide a safe, independent, enjoyable lifestyle that truly fulfilled my brother in law while providing peace and contentment for my family. As a board member, I hope I can help future residents and families experience all that they offer. Mainstay Life Services does indeed enrich the lives of all they touch.
I have had the honor to be associated with Mainstay Life Services for more than 20 years and in that time I have seen the organization grow in size and sophistication while maintaining it's excellent reputation in caring for people with intellectual disabilities and their families. MLS has been voted a top place to work for several years running and has a low turnover rate of employees, which improves the experience for the program participants.
I have worked with Mainstay for 12 years and this agency is top notch as far as serving individuals with ID/D. We strive at being person centered and ensuring the individuals we serve live the best life they can.
The best 12 years of my life have been spent working for this exceptional agency with outstanding staff and outstanding teams! #1 employer of choice and #1 provider of choice. The most amazing agency to work for!
it has been a pleasure to work with such amazing and caring people. When I can over 8 years ago i thought this would be a transition job as my past company was being bought out and divided. In these eight years, I could never see myself working anywhere else. It has been an adventure to work with such amazing individuals and staff.
I have been working at Mainstay for over 13 years and can say without a doubt that it is the Best Place to Work! The care and compassion the direct staff have for our individuals is integral and ensures we fulfill our mission. The agency cares about the employees as much as they do the individuals we serve. I am so grateful to be part of such an amazing organization!
I have been working with Mainstay for over 12 years and can truly say it is a great place to work! Our staff are very dedicated to the individuals, compassionate to their needs and fulfilling our mission. I enjoy working for Mainstay and love coming to work everyday! Mainstay is an outstanding organization to work for!
I have been with Mainstay for close to five years now and I have got to say that it is, by far, the best company I have ever worked for.
I have been with Mainstay since 1984. Over the past 34 years I have seen the agency grow 100% by delivering outstanding services to the individuals who are served. The individuals are happy, content and peaceful with their lives and enjoy being members of the their community. The homes are exceptional in every aspect. The staff are well respected and are offered great benefits. The loyalty and dedication that the staff exhibit, from Community Living Specialist to the CEO is by far the best in Allegheny county.
I have only been an Employ for 1 1/2 years and I love it! My coworkers treat you like family and the Ladies we care for became my family too! They treat their employees very good
I have been an employee of Mainstay Life Services for 10 yrs, they provide great services to all residents who live at their facilities, and those that they provide services to outside of the agency . I have worked at other places, but none like Mainstay I just want to say keep up the great work to all the staff here at Mainstay.
I have worked at Mainstay for a few years now. It is amazing the teamwork we have at the different locations. The staff is all about the individual needs and abilities that our clients have their needs met and making sure that we do not hinder there abilities. Mainstay's HR is about making sure that the staff reach there ability in training and push themselves to reach their desired goals. Overall, Mainstay is the best company that I have worked for in a very long time, overall concerned for there staff and all the clients they support.
I have worked for Mainstay for many years and I fully appreciate everything that is done for the clients and my coworkers and myself. Mainstay works hard to live up to the mission statement and promote a healthy environment.
Trustworthy, hard working, empathetic people are how i describe the people that work at Mainstay Life Services. They truly support their mission and help those that live in the homes lead fulfilling, meaningful, community enriched lives while supporting all their needs. I have had the opportunity to see first hand the beautiful work that is done and feel this agency far surpasses similar agencies in our region.
I been with my nonprofit for about, 4 years and I must say that I wouldn't want to leave it for no other nonprofit.
I have worked for Mainstay for a long time, I cannot imagine that there is a better organization to work for. It is a job that has many rewards. Working for the individuals brings such joy and satisfaction on a daily basis. I know in what I do at this company is appreciated by the individuals, because they are happy and healthy, and I am appreciated by the company in being rewarded with pay raises and bonuses, Its the best place to work!