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  • Live Yes!

    02/28/2013 9:39:46 AM
    Check out the new RHD's Live Yes Studio blog, with featured artist Kim Jensen. At RHD Nebraska, Live Yes Studio is an alternative arts-based day program for adults with developmental disabilities that seeks to break down societal barriers and create a space where individuality is fostered. Live Yes celebrates the...
  • Save the Date

    02/27/2013 10:05:29 AM
    Join One Step Away and Chickie’s & Pete’s May 16 and help us go the distance to Knock Out Homelessness in Philadelphia. Hosting the event is former light heavyweight champion and Philadelphia legend Matthew Saad Muhammad, inspired by his own true story of homelessness and redemption. Past Knock Out Homelessness...
  • Creativity

    02/26/2013 9:46:48 AM
    Check out this photo album of clients and staff from RHD Rhode Island:See RHD Rhode Island photos hereRHD Rhode Island is a day program that serves individuals with developmental disabilities. This creative, fun, intellectually stimulating, art-based day program provides family support services, community job development and supported employment services.
  • Treasure Chest

    02/25/2013 9:56:02 AM
    Check out a sneak peek inside the renovations happening at our Equal Dollars Treasure Chest Boutique. Manager Tyren Patrick speaks about the exciting changes to the store and what it will mean for Equal Dollars customers.Equal Dollars Community Currency is a non-interest bearing currency that promotes the exchange of goods,...
  • One Step Away

    02/20/2013 11:47:02 AM
    Jeff is a vendor with One Step Away, Philadelphia's street newspaper that we publish each month. He's featured in the Black Male Engagement Initiative from the Knight Foundation. Here Jeff gives a wonderful summation of what One Step Away is, how it works and why it's important:One Step Away is...
  • PYPM

    02/13/2013 11:41:05 AM
    Congratulations to Charmira Nelson of RHD's Philly Youth Poetry Movement, awarded a 2013 Scholastic Arts and Writing Regional Gold Key Award for her poem "Born Again." The Philly Youth Poetry Movement (PYPM) was created to give young people their voice in an effort to promote social change, cultural and ethnic...
  • On the street

    02/12/2013 10:09:42 AM
    RHD's One Step Away, Philadelphia's street newspaper, does really interesting stories you won't find anywhere else -- even as it serves as a very successful supported employment program helping people experiencing homelessness earn their own income.One Step Away's story on the Neighborhood Film Company, which offers careers in filmmaking to...
  • Imagine This ...

    02/08/2013 11:56:44 AM
    Artists from RHD's Imagine That! in Kansas City submitted designs for the EITAS Second Annual Ability 5k Run, Walk & Roll. EITAS provides provides funding and services for Jackson County citizens with developmental disabilities.Imagine That! artist Greg placed second, Joe placed third and Joshua placed fourth. Imagine That! is an...
  • Equal Dollars a Problem Solver

    02/07/2013 10:22:11 AM
    Our Equal Dollars Community Currency, a non-interest bearing currency that promotes the exchange of goods, services and labor through a membership network in the Philadelphia region, is a winner of an Innocentive, Inc., and AARP Challenge recognizing innovative ideas for sustainable food programs.InnoCentive, Inc., the global leader in open innovation,...
  • Walk in our shoes

    02/04/2013 10:38:48 AM
    "The Shoe In: Walk in Our Shoes" is an exhibition from RHD's Oasis, about erosion of funding for day services for Pennsylvania's citizens with intellectual disabilities. Oasis is an award-winning and publicly recognized arts and education program in Philadelphia, Oasis offers unique, creativity-based healing and learning opportunities to individuals with...