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 »
Posts Categorized: LADD Events
Written by Kristin Harmeyer, LADD health and wellness coordinator. The Morgan’s Canoe and Outdoor Adventures Triathlon was one of my favorite activities during my 14 year tenure at LADD. We showed up ready to roll with our team of six including myself, Faith Maynard (LADD Community Connections program manager, Jason Bodle and John Roach… Read more »
Thank you to EVERYONE who came, participated and supported our first FitFest – including players from FC Cincinnati and our partners, Special Olympics Hamilton County and the Cincinnati Recreation Commission! We are so proud of our team for organizing such an awesome event! Take a look at the fun we had!
In partnership with Hamilton County Special Olympics and the Cincinnati Recreation Commission, we are presenting our first ever ALL DAY FitFest on September 30, 2017 packed with group exercise instruction, and health and wellness information. The FREE event will take place at the Otto Armleder Park (5057 Wooster Pike, Cincinnati, OH 45227) from 11 am… Read more »
Whether you are an adult with a disability or a family member or caregiver of someone (of any age) with a disability – please join us for this VERY important event! Learn about the STABLE Account – a tax-free savings plan for disability-related expenses, an opportunity to save and invest WITHOUT losing needs-based benefits. This… Read more »
Taking place on the 27th anniversary of the ADA, our LADD group was proud to participate in the 2017 Disability Pride March. It was all about celebrating and raising awareness of disabilities, diversity, and being together in Cincinnati. The March was at Washington Park in Over-the-Rhine. We invite you to take a look at our… Read more »
At LADD, we believe achieving our vision of propelling the success and inclusion of people with disabilities demands creative and collaborative solutions. Our Dinner, Deserts and Disasters is one example. Our training room was filled as we spent an evening learning and talking about etiquette for being a party host and guest through fun discussions,… Read more »
Happy International Yoga Day! Did you know we offer free 30 minute yoga classes at Noon on Mondays and Fridays for our staff and friends…including those we spend our days with? And we have evening yoga classes on Thursdays at 7 pm. We hope to see you there!
Our A Midsummer’s Night Fling was a night we will always remember filled with music, dancing, laughs, friends and conversation at Mecklenburg Gardens in Cincinnati. Our summer party was a fundraiser for and was presented by LADD’s Independent Resident Council, a group of adults with disabilities who we spend our days with who are living,… Read more »
Each last Wednesday evening of every month, our training room fills with adults who we know and love, community members who are living, learning, connecting and contributing every day. In our Independent Resident Council, we talk about information and events important to them; and then everyone has an opportunity to share news about their life…… Read more »