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Stable Saving Account

Ohio’s STABLE Account offers savings

The STABLE Account is a new investment account for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The STABLE Account allows people with disabilities to save and invest money while retaining eligibility for programs like Medicaid, SSI or SSDI. Also, STABLE Account […]

 
Hattie Larlham welcomes new president Wendy Pardee

Hattie Larlham welcomes new president Wendy Pardee

Hattie Larlham is proud to welcome Wendy Pardee, Ph.D., as its new President. In her role, Pardee will work collaboratively with the CEO and the Board of Directors to develop strategic and coordinated approaches to service delivery. “It is an […]

 
Hattie Larlham wins Northcoast 99 Award for seventh time

Hattie Larlham wins Northcoast 99 Award for seventh time

Hattie Larlham is proud to be recognized by the Employers Resource Council (ERC) as one of Northeast Ohio’s best places to work. This is the seventh time Hattie Larlham has received the NorthCoast 99 award. NorthCoast 99 recognizes great places […]

 
Hattie’s Creative Arts performs at first music recital

Hattie’s Creative Arts performs at first music recital

On Wed., Aug. 17, Hattie’s Creative Arts musicians performed with Hiram College students at their first music recital. The performance showcased work completed as part of a pilot program between Hattie Larlham and Hiram College. The partnership started in the […]

 
Help a child breathe easier – Aug. 29 and 30

Help a child breathe easier – Aug. 29 and 30

Support our 48-Hour Flash fund Aug. 29 and 30. Your contributions will fund four Airvo 2™ heated humidifiers. These essential devices help Center for Children with Disabilities residents breathe. Breathing through your nose and mouth heats and humidifies air before […]

 
Hattie’s Preschool receives five-star Step Up to Quality rating

Hattie’s Preschool receives five-star Step Up to Quality rating

Hattie’s Preschool is now a five-star rated Step Up to Quality program. SUTQ is a voluntary quality rating system administered by the Ohio Department of Education and the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services. It recognizes and promotes learning […]

 
Clevelanders rappel downtown skyscraper for people with disabilities

Clevelanders rappel downtown skyscraper for people with disabilities

On Fri., July 1 and Sat., July 2, more than 70 Clevelanders rappelled down the Westin Cleveland Downtown at Over the Edge for Hattie Larlham – a fundraiser to benefit people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. To kick off the […]

 
Hattie’s Food Hub now open to the community

Hattie’s Food Hub now open to the community

On Thurs., June 23, Hattie’s Food Hub officially opened its doors to Akron residents. Community members and Hattie Larlham supporters joined the celebration which included tours, cooking demonstrations and children’s activities. Following a short program, the Hattie’s Food Hub team […]

 
Work training employee gains professional skills

Work training employee gains professional skills

I would like to take this opportunity to thank Mike Sturdivant, Kayla Ferroni and the rest of the staff at Hattie’s Doggie Day Care & Boarding, I do not know if I have the words to reflect the overwhelming gratitude […]

 
National Nurses Week Recognition

National Nurses Week Recognition

On May 12 we’d also like to recognize Patty Heisser (aka “Nurse Patty”) for her 31 years of dedicated service. She comes from a family of nurses and always wanted to be one. “I never have a day that I […]