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June 13 @ 11:05 pm

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s Superhero Day at IAHD!

On April 29, our IAHD day programs celebrated National Superhero Day! While there were many dressed up as Spiderman and Batman at Bainbridge, Tarrytown, and St. Mary’s, the day was meant to highlight the fact that you don’t necessarily have to be a comic book character to be considered a…

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June 13 @ 11:05 pm

Team Ryer Takes Manhattan

Watch out, New York City! Team Ryer has been out and about this spring, taking advantage of all the city has to offer. Read about some of their adventures below! 🌷🍭Ryer welcomed the spring season by traveling to Herald Square and embracing the extravagance that is the annual Flower Show…

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June 13 @ 11:05 pm

A Love of Legos

Matthew, an attendee of IAHD’s Tarrytown day program and a resident of our Yorktown home, spends the majority of his time and money on his favorite hobby: building Legos. Most of what he builds is not from an official Lego set; instead, Matthew collects loose Lego pieces and follows online…

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June 13 @ 11:05 pm

Lights, Camera, Action!: Movie Night at IAHD

All three IAHD day habilitation programs– Tarrytown, St. Mary’s, and Bainbridge– participated in a first ever synchronous movie night! Streaming from Tarrytown and shared on Zoom, our audiences in the Bronx and Westchester watched the 2019 film The Peanut Butter Falcon starring Shia LaBeouf, Dakota Johnson, and Zack Gottsagen. At…

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June 13 @ 11:05 pm

The ArtsMobile Returns

ArtsWestchester returned to IAHD, bringing along their ArtsMobile! Splitting up into multiple groups, people from our Tarrytown day program got the opportunity to create beautiful decorative clay pieces inspired by nature. Look below to see one of the groups hard at work making their masterpieces. Thank you to ArtsWestchester for…

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June 13 @ 11:05 pm

Rallying for Rights in Albany

At the beginning of April, IAHD Tarrytown staff and some of our Champions took a trip up to Albany to participate in a rally organized by the New York Disability Advocates (NYDA) with their fellow self-advocates. The purpose of the rally was to advocate for a 3.2 % Cost of…

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June 13 @ 11:05 pm

A World of Possibilities

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. As a part of their celebration of this month and this year’s theme, ‘A World of Possibilities’, the New York State Council on Developmental Disabilities (CDD) opened itself up for submissions from individuals and organizations around the state for their digital art gallery, featuring…

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June 13 @ 11:05 pm

Come One, Come All to St. Mary’s Circus!

Summer fun began early for IAHD day program participants– namely, those attending St. Mary’s in the Bronx– when their very own big-top circus came to town! For two days, they played carnival games for prizes, ate classic festival foods like cotton candy, and got to see some classic circus performers,…

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June 13 @ 11:05 pm

The Luck of the Irish at IAHD

IAHD day programs and residences were seeing green from celebrating St. Patrick’s Day! Read on to hear about the fun and mischief that occurred. 🍀Just about everyone at our Tarrytown day program was wearing some shade of green for the holiday. There wasn’t gold at the end of the rainbow…

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