Dinner, Deserts and Disasters

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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 »

LADD Has Yoga Classes!

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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!  

What A Party!

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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 »

Cincinnati Made History!

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In an effort spearheaded by Cincinnati Councilman Kevin Flynn and Mayor John Cranley, we had been working for the past year and a half with the City on employment inclusion and hiring of more people with disabilities; and building accessibility/ADA compliance and design in Cincinnati. On May 16, 2017 citizens, business and community leaders joined… Read more »

Help Cincinnati Be More Inclusive And Welcoming

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Please help us make history in Cincinnati! On Tuesday, May 16th at City Hall, 801 Plum Street at 2 pm, the Cincinnati Education and Entrepreneurship Committee will be debating the city’s commitment to disability in their hiring practices, and accessibility of new and renovated buildings. We are asking the city to implement inclusive hiring practices,… Read more »

A Workshop For Empowering People

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  Four main things that make people happy: helping other people appreciating the lives we have authenticity and self acceptance in recognizing who we really are love and connection through personal, engaged relationships   At LADD, one of our strategic goals is to raise the bar, empowering people who have disabilities to have more meaningful… Read more »

Stray Dog: Cincinnati ReelAbilities Film Review

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Our 2017 Cincinnati ReelAbilities Film Festival featured more than 60 films that showcased the art, lives and stories of diverse people who have disabilities. One example, Stray Dog, was following a Veterans Brunch tribute.  Gregory Nelson, a junior at Wright State University majoring in liberal arts, was one of our attendees and wrote this review… Read more »

STABLE Accounts 101 Is November 2, 2016

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  We know that saving money is very important to an individual’s long term ability to live independently. We also know that federal law says that people with disabilities are VERY restricted in terms of how much they can earn and save without losing critical benefits such as Social Security and Medicaid. (A person cannot… Read more »