Learning To Read Has Opened Tim’s World

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Tim Pommering has always wanted to read. And now, with help from his LADD Direct Support Professional, Susan Gerke, he is reading all kinds of things…and keeping a calendar too! Learning to read, Tim told us, has really opened his world. And keeping a calendar means he can keep track of his own schedule without… Read more »

Ben Brown, A Valued Bw3 Employee

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For the past 13 years, every Monday through Thursday, Ben Brown has been waiting bright and early at the bus stop near our Find A Way Apartments in Oakley where he lives. The short ride delivers him to Rookwood just in time to clock in at 7:30 am and begin his shift at Buffalo Wild… Read more »

St. Xavier Students Lead Basketball Program

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Laughing. Playing basketball. Drinking Gatorade. Making friends. What better way to live healthy? For the past nine weeks, that is exactly how a group of St. Xavier High School students and LADD residents have been spending their Saturday mornings in the gymnasium of Xavier University’s O’Connor Sports Center. They divide into teams for some friendly… Read more »

Inclusion Drives Innovation

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Scott Van Nice of Procter & Gamble talks about why diversity and inclusion of people with disabilities strengthens the workforce

October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (#NDEAM) and the theme is: Inclusion Drives Innovation. Absolutely!  And Procter & Gamble is one of a growing number of Cincinnati companies who share in our belief that diversity and inclusion of people with disabilities makes our workforces stronger, more productive, and more creative. In our PSA for… Read more »

Live. Laugh. Love…Give

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This is that time of year when we want to remind you, we simply could not do our very important work with adults who have developmental disabilities in the Cincinnati area without the generous support from our funders, and the community – all of whom share in our deep passion. We believe EVERYONE has value… Read more »