Meet Larry

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Larry’s reputation precedes him. He’s a dedicated father who lets little stand in his way, and an immediate tone of admiration and excitement fills the conversation at the mention of his name. For many, the last two years have felt stagnant as we focused on surviving a global pandemic, but for Larry, 2021 was a year of significant progress and … Read More

Meet Quintion

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“Quintion started the Launch program in August 2020 with several goals: finding employment, enhancing his communication skills, making new friends, increasing his confidence with living on his own, and improving his time management skills to make more time for his love of art. He was quick to dive right in, often attending as many additional trainings and events as possible. … Read More

Meet Pam

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“Social isolation has been a painful part of many individuals’ COVID-19 experience. Pam was nolonger working due to COVID, had little interest in social engagement, lived alone in her childhood home, and expressed feelings of depression. The Assocication on Aging with Developmental Disabilities (AADD) staff invited Pam to join a group that was meeting virtually. Initially, she declined, but reluctantly … Read More

Who We Help

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Sheryl and Kirk beam with pride as they look at their daughter, Grace, and talk about her talent and success. They list some of the many awards she has earned and point to her numerous displays of artwork that decorate their home. Grace wears a huge smile as she listens to her parents brag about her accomplishments and gifts. The … Read More