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Annual Hard Rock event photo

On Saturday November 14th, Danbury restaurant, Two Steps Downtown Grille will be hosting Ability Beyond’s 3rdAnnual “Families Rock” event from 7:00-11:00 pm. Ability Beyond is a leading nonprofit providing services and programs to nearly 3,000 individuals with disabilities in Connecticut and Westchester. Two Steps Downtown Grille is generously donating 15% of all food and beverage sales during… Continue Reading Two Steps Downtown Grille to Host 3rd Annual Families Rock Event

Kevin and Elaine Cox

September 15, 2015

Ability Beyond has been lucky enough to have Kevin and Elaine Cox as generous supporters and advocates for more than 15 years. Together they have provided generous financial contributions and countless volunteer hours to the organization. They have introduced many donors, volunteers and corporations to Ability Beyond to help us build relationships within the community… Continue Reading Kevin and Elaine Cox

For many years Ability Beyond Disability has been helping to successfully place individuals with disabilities in competitive jobs. Over time it has become apparent that there are many benefits to hiring individuals with disabilities; people with disabilities are more likely to stay with an employer, reducing turnover rates and saving money and their absentee rates… Continue Reading Ability Beyond Disability Partners with PepsiCo


The National Task Group on Intellectual Disabilities and Dementia Practices has recently appointed Nicole Cadovius, Director of CT Residential at Ability Beyond, as a member of their steering committee. The ‘NTG’ is a coalition of interested persons and organizations working toward ensuring that the needs and interests of adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities who are affected by Alzheimer’s… Continue Reading Director of CT Residential Appointed to National Task Group

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Jane Hardesty Poole

December 15, 2014

Jane Hardesty Poole is a caring and passionate woman; a loving mother, generous philanthropist, avid collector of Japanese porcelain, and a valued member of the Board of Trustees of Ability Beyond. Jane’s greatest passion lies with her daughter, Josephine. Josephine, now 38 year old, is Jane and her late husband Harrison’s only child. She was… Continue Reading Jane Hardesty Poole