A Message from IAHD’s CEO: April 8, 2020
We are grateful to Governor Cuomo for acknowledging and thanking Direct Support Professionals. We owe them a debt of gratitude for their commitment every day.
They are not only contending with people who are ill, they have to work those people who do not understand the concept of social distancing or the importance of washing their hands and not touching their face. They must help people who want to go to their usual hair appointment or movie night or out to dinner understand why it’s not possible and then deal with the aftermath of those who present with behavioral challenges.
I appreciate them more than they will ever know and I salute them today and everyday! THANK YOU, Governor Cuomo, for remembering those unsung heroes who are also on the front lines!
Some heroes wear capes,
Some wear masks.
2023 Annual Awards Dinner
Thank you to all who contributed to IAHD’s Annual Fundraiser held at The Cutting Room on June 15, 2023. Close to 200 attendees enjoyed the evening with lots of mingling, an IAHD program appeal and live musical entertainment from The Bernie Williams & Gil Parris Quartet! Your generous donations raised…more
Dynamic Arts Featured in the Bronx Times
IAHD and our Dynamic Arts Gallery received a brief feature in the Bronx Times newspaper. They spotlighted the Mr. Ghosty Show that featured art from IAHD’s very own Creative Arts Coordinator, Johnny Mattei, and was curated by our Art Specialist, Ori-Ann Dryden. Thank you to the Bronx Times for sharing…more