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 »

What Makes Linda’s Work At LADD Fulfilling

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We’d like to introduce you to Linda Toth, who is in her fifth year with LADD as a Community Supported Living direct support professional. Linda’s LADD days are spent with Joe Wenning, assisting him in strengthening his skills including reading and communication, expanding his life experiences, and connecting with others that can lead toward employment… Read more »

Celebrating Direct Support Professional Week

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This is National Direct Support Professional Week (#DSPWeek) and we will be celebrating our team members internally all week. We are proud to have such an amazing, dedicated and passionate group of professionals who see their work as so much more than a job. They spend their days making a positive difference in the lives… 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 »

Getting To Know LADD’s Wylie Jones

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Please meet Wylie Jones, LADD’s director of quality assurance and programs, and learn more about his passion for his work. LADD:  Please, share with us what your job involves. Wylie: My role is basically to support our program staff in making sure that they have what they need to provide great services, ensure that the folks they… Read more »