Employment rising for those with disabilities — but funding a challenge
November 12, 2019
“Our job is to help people figure out what they want to do — what resonates with them, what their skills are, what skills they need to brush up on — and help them get settled with the job of… Continue Reading Employment rising for those with disabilities — but funding a challenge
Ability Beyond has their very own stars in the making – The Get Around Crew!
September 18, 2019
Music may soothe the soul, but a group of traumatic brain injury survivors are tuned into its healing powers for the mind in their brand new CD. “Joint Venture” was composed by The Get Around Crew, who came together at… Continue Reading Ability Beyond has their very own stars in the making – The Get Around Crew!
Silent Diploma Acceptance for Autistic Student Goes Viral
August 20, 2019
Jack Higgins’ silent high school graduation became an example of kindness and compassion when, earlier this year, the young man with Autism was able to walk across the stage of his high school graduation ceremony thanks to his classmates’ complete… Continue Reading Silent Diploma Acceptance for Autistic Student Goes Viral
Roses for Autism Grows Roses Careers & Love
February 13, 2019
Tucked away on Route 1 in Guilford is one of Connecticut’s hidden gems. Roses for Autism is many things; it’s a farm, a florist, a career training program, a sensory garden, and most importantly, a true community resource for individuals… Continue Reading Roses for Autism Grows Roses Careers & Love
Ability Beyond Featured in the NewsTimes
December 26, 2018
When Amie Giordano started her job at Tier ONE Machining, she was too timid to ask her supervisor for help or more supplies if she ran out of work to do. But Giordano, a 40-year-old with a developmental disability, has… Continue Reading Ability Beyond Featured in the NewsTimes
Talent with disabilities have a wide range of education, degrees, professional certifications, work experience and skills. Continue Reading Ability Beyond Featured Article in IndustryWeek!
Ability Beyond Featured in Article in The Hour!
March 15, 2018
On March 13th, The Hour featured Ability Beyond in an article on the front page. In addition to interviewing one of our members and his mother, the article discussed how Ability Beyond has expanded its space to a new facility… Continue Reading Ability Beyond Featured in Article in The Hour!