Stories of independence, success, and impact
Forging Friendships with Special Pops

Forging Friendships with Special Pops

Feeling a sense of belonging is something everybody wants to experience, but it can be a challenge to find the right fit. Our friends with IDD are no different and are always looking for new ways to...

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Lending a Hand and Making an Impact

Lending a Hand and Making an Impact

From the big smile on Yasmin’s face, it’s hard to imagine she used to be timid – but before joining EmployAbility’s Community Access program, Yasmin was a bit of a wallflower. Community Access...

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Cultivating Skills in the EmployAbility Garden

Cultivating Skills in the EmployAbility Garden

Audrey Hepburn said, “To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow,” and EmployAbility’s garden is ripe with learning opportunities and a vision for the future. A living classroom, it hosts two of...

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What Is Fragile X Syndrome?

What Is Fragile X Syndrome?

Fragile X Syndrome (FXS) is an inherited condition caused when the FMR1 gene, located on the “long arm” of the X Chromosome, fails to make a protein called FMRP – a protein necessary for normal...

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Grady is Living the Dream

Grady is Living the Dream

Mark Twain said, “Find a job you enjoy doing, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” Some people say having a job you like is a luxury, but Grady, who works Savannah Special Events by...

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