IAHD Gets Spooky!
IAHD had a frightfully fun Halloween, celebrating during the weekend and on the day of! Read about all of the activities from our programs and homes below: 👻 Some residents in our Bronx homes attended the annual Bronx Halloween parade. The theme was to dress as scary movie characters from…more
Walking for a Cause at IAHD
On Friday, October 27, the IAHD Bainbridge and Tarrytown day habilitation programs held their annual breast cancer awareness walk. Beginning at our Bronx location’s building, dozens of DSPs, staff, and people supported by IAHD walked a total of one mile around the neighborhood. Not only did they bring energy and excitement to the streets, but they also raised awareness towards this extremely important cause to the IAHD community. Thank you…more
The IAHD Residential Community Dances the Night Away
On October 11, 2023, the IAHD residential community attended their annual dinner dance at Marina Del Rey. Everyone came dressed in their most glamorous attire and spent the evening dancing, singing, eating, and enjoying their time with one another! The night closed out with a fabulous fashion show and a…more
The IAHD Champions Win Major Award
On September 19, some of the IAHD Champions, our self-advocacy group, attended a regional conference held by the Self Advocacy Association of New York State (SANYS). There, the Champs were awarded the New York City/Westchester County Region Self Advocacy Group of the Year! Rima, one of the group’s members, is…more
IAHD Celebrates DSP Appreciation Week
On Wednesday, September 13, IAHD celebrated Direct Support Professionals Recognition Week with a DSP Appreciation Party! Our DSPs, their families, and other members of the IAHD community spent the afternoon in Tibbetts Brooks Park dancing, eating from local vendors, winning raffle prizes, and more. See all the fun in the…more
IAHD’s First Garden-to-Table Lunch
As a part of the new programming at IAHD’s Tarrytown Day Program, our first ever Garden-to-Table lunch was served on August 1. Members of the culinary program, including Rima and Sean, assisted in cooking a meal made from vegetables in the garden, tended to by the members of the gardening…more
The IAHD Champions’ Summer 2023 Collaboration with Westhab
In July and August, the IAHD Champions self-advocacy group ran a service project in collaboration with the organization, Westhab. With guidance from Westhab, the Champs held a drive at the Tarrytown Day Habilitation program for personal care and hygiene items to be donated to migrant families currently displaced in Yonkers…more
IAHD Goes to Playland!
On July 26, 2023, about 50 members of the Bainbridge and Tarrytown Day Habilitation Programs spent the afternoon at Playland in Rye, NY. Every July, Playland hosts people with disabilities, their family, and their guardians for a day of free unlimited rides. See all the fun they had below!more