Stories of independence, success, and impact
The Scoop on Jackson’s Success

The Scoop on Jackson’s Success

As spring turns into summer and Coronavirus restrictions are beginning to ease, lots of folks are eager to find safe ways to enjoy themselves and beat the summer heat. And at Leopold’s Ice Cream, a...

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Mollie – Impacting Young Lives at the Y

Mollie – Impacting Young Lives at the Y

When the Coronavirus hit, YMCA branches across the country closed their doors to members, uncertain of when they could reopen to the public. Demand of frontline workers created an urgent need for...

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Jazzmine – A Recipe for Greatness

Jazzmine – A Recipe for Greatness

Jazzmine has always enjoyed being in the kitchen. Cooking and taking care of people have been constant themes in Jazzmine’s life, ever since her Grandmother starting teaching her how to navigate the...

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Amani – Feeding the Soul

Amani – Feeding the Soul

Amani had just started her job as a Cook at The Habersham House just two months before the Coronavirus hit and the entire world seemed to turn upside down. Although she was no stranger to the...

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A Proud Essential Worker

A Proud Essential Worker

Like so many others, people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) are also concerned and equally affected, with many being laid off or furloughed. But times of difficulty can bring...

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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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