Hattie Larlham’s work training program has helped a trainee earn competitive employment at Applied Medical Technology of Brecksville.
Through its cooperative work training program at Applied Medical Technology (AMT) of Brecksville, Hattie Larlham has been preparing individuals with... Continue Reading
Written by Marian K. and Illustrated by Michelle B.
“Some people with disabilities are famous, such as Stevie Wonder. Others do equally important work such as advocacy, especially for people who cannot speak for themselves.”
People with disabilities are as varied as anyone else.... Continue Reading
Aaron W. received services through Hattie Larlham’s Vocational Training program, starting out in Hattie’s Assembly and then moving to the Vending program. Because of his enthusiasm and growth, he was promoted to become a regular employee of the program. Within a short time, Aaron... Continue Reading
Hattie Larlham celebrates the unique abilities of every individual
In 1987, President Ronald Reagan made a public proclamation that the month of March should be recognized as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month to “increase public awareness of the needs and potential of Americans with... Continue Reading
The Gift of Life 5K Run and 1-mile Walk was held on Sat., Sept. 14, at Sunny Lake Park in Aurora, Ohio. Proceeds benefit Hattie Larlham’s Recreation Department, supporting community trips and activities for residents of the Hattie Larlham Center for Children with Disabilities.
Thank you to... Continue Reading
March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. This nation-wide celebration is a great opportunity for you, our friends, donors and volunteers to help create awareness and support our mission.
Throughout the month of March, we’re putting the spotlight on ability. We’re using... Continue Reading
Thank you to everyone who became a HEART HERO and supported our 48-hour Flash Fund on February 13 & 14. Together, we raised $3,685!
Thanks to your generosity we’re now closer to our goal of purchasing AED (automated external defibrillator) devices for all eight of our Constant... Continue Reading
Hattie Larlham’s Constant Companions program serves 250 adults across eight sites in Northeast Ohio, and is one way Hattie Larlham creates opportunities for each person we serve to live active, engaged and healthy lives.
On February 13 and 14, we are asking Hattie Larlham supporters to be... Continue Reading
A tradition of giving that began in 1986 continued May 16 at the Sugar Bush Golf Club in Garrettsville, where more than 225 golfers in two sold-out rounds raised more than $69,000 for Hattie Larlham. The 2018 event brings the total proceeds of the Sugar Bush Golf Classic to more than $950,000 to... Continue Reading
Aaron Dallner started volunteering at Hattie Larlham while he was in high school. Nine years later, Dallner still comes to Hattie Larlham twice a week to spend one-on-one time
with residents. While he is sharing music or jokes with them, getting them outside, or playing games with them... Continue Reading