September 9, 2021
Groundbreaking pilot combines smart home technology and wearables to further independence and support thousands in need in Ohio.
March 30, 2021
In honor of Women’s History Month, we’re reflecting on the women who started LADD – women who broke barriers, rejected institutionalization and revolutionized services for people with disabilities.
March 30, 2021
“I had done abstract work in the past but when we come together through different backgrounds and abilities, we really can see through a new lens.”
March 26, 2021
Like many marginalized groups, people with disabilities have often been the butt of jokes. But comedy can also open doors and break down barriers, using humor as a way to show prejudices or assumptions of society.
February 25, 2021
Fifty-five participants across LADD are part of the challenge, aiming to walk or roll for at least a few minutes every day for 12 weeks.
February 24, 2021
As American society commemorates Black History Month and continues to reckon with the state of racism and equity in our country, disability advocate James Harley reflects on disability in the African American community.
January 16, 2021
Spectrum News 1 Ohio recently covered a partnership between LADD’s Community Connections Program and The Play Library.
December 21, 2020
Despite the world turning upside down, members of the LADD community kept achieving their goals, making a difference in their community and building their best lives.
December 21, 2020
After a year of searching for affordable housing in Cincinnati, a family from Tunisia finally found a home, thanks to help from LADD‘s SOAR Program. That’s one of many stories SOAR has been part of this year as the need for its services rose substantially during the pandemic.
December 18, 2020
“Each and every one of you embodies the meaning of this season – to love, care and sacrifice for one another, and that is worth celebrating.”
November 23, 2020
The holidays mean a lot of different things to different people. This year, they will likely bring new challenges and experiences for our entire LADD community.
November 11, 2020
Cincinnati Magazine featured LADD‘s efforts to pivot during the pandemic with our Brighter Days Box deliveries and virtual programs.
October 26, 2020
As a society, as we started to think about jobs for people with disabilities, careers have not always been in reach.
October 23, 2020
Congrats to LADD’s Hannah Eldridge, recognized by the National Association of Qualified Intellectual Disability Professionals for pioneering new ways to support people with disabilities.
September 30, 2020
“The answer to a lifelong prayer.” With the completion of the first cluster of houses in LADD’s Forever, Home initiative this year, the future of community living for adults with developmental disabilities is here.
August 26, 2020
As a neurodiverse individual on the autism spectrum, Jason knows firsthand the challenges individuals face in finding supports that help them meet their needs and goals.
June 26, 2020
When society shut down in March, Josh Meyer’s busy life was upended overnight. The first few weeks were filled with gloom, but then came an invitation, a new calendar and a virtual community unlike any other.
June 22, 2020
Even with face masks and social distancing, people supported by LADD and their families are feeling a small sense of relief as they reunite in person.