Pete’s Tire Barn pledges $75,000 to Quabbin Retreat

Thursday, October 26, 2017

​PETERSHAM — Pete’s Tire Barn of Gardner has pledged $7,500 to the Heywood Healthcare “Fulfilling Our Promise” Capital Campaign, a community-responsive, multi-pronged fundraising initiative designed to ensure that the health care needs of the community will be met now and in the future.

This pledge will support the continued renovations of the Quabbin Retreat, an 86-bed facility in Petersham that will provide outpatient, residential and inpatient services for adults and adolescents with behavioral health and substance abuse problems.

The retreat is part of Heywood Healthcare, an independent, community-owned health care system serving north central Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire, which includes Athol Hospital and West River Health Center in Orange.