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  • The Hidden Epidemic

    05/01/2017 10:06:30 AM
    RHD is proud to welcome Roland Lamb of DBHIDS and Dr. Roberta Waite of Drexel for our next "Isms in the workplace" meeting. This event is May 11 and is open to the public. "The Hidden Epidemic: Recognizing the impact of trauma in our lives to promote healing and recovery" will...
  • Pampered Chef

    03/24/2017 10:33:24 AM
    Special thanks to the Pampered Chef for supporting RHD's POWER. Shop before April 12, and proceeds will go to support POWER, a psychiatric rehabilitation program that provides site-based and mobile rehabilitation services to people recovering from serious and persistent mental illness. Check out the Pampered Chef Fundraiser here
  • Rally for Choice

    03/23/2017 1:22:36 PM
    Olubunmi and Mary from RHD's Center for Creative Works were in Harrisburg at the Rally for Choice to advocate for their right to choose to work as artists at our art studio day program. People receiving services at RHD are empowered to advocate for themselves and their choices, as the...
  • The Fine Point

    03/22/2017 2:37:23 PM
    Check out the new podcast from RHD's Fine Line Studios, a day program that offers adults with disabilities an outlet for unbridled creativity and self-expression through visual arts, music, and community involvement. The artists named the podcast, settling on "The Fine Point" Listen here Artists at Fine Line Studios talk about how they...
  • Meet Julia

    03/21/2017 10:48:38 AM
    This quote from Stacey Gordon, Sesame Street puppeteer and mother of a child with autism, says it all about the introduction of Julia, a muppet with autism: "It means that our kids are important enough to be seen in society. Having Julia on the show and seeing all of the characters treat...
  • RHD Iowa at Stuff Etc.

    03/20/2017 1:45:45 PM
    We’re excited to announce Stuff, Etc., consignment stores have designated RHD Iowa their nonprofit organization of the month! In addition to a promotion the weekend of March 31-April 2 offering a discount to shoppers who donate to RHD (A donation of $1 = 10% discount, $2 =20% discount, etc.), Stuff,...
  • CCW on We Are Lions

    03/17/2017 11:15:24 AM
    RHD's Center for Creative Works is partnering with We Are Lions, where artwork done by artists with intellectual disabilities has been turned into designs for awesome shirts, pillows, bags, shower curtains, and more. Check out the awesome products showcasing work done at CCW, an arts-based day program focusing on developing creative workplace...
  • IDD Awareness Month: Alton

    03/16/2017 1:55:48 PM
    March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month! This month RHD will share the stories of just a few of our amazing clients who we're proud to support: Alton is an artist with intellectual disabilities at RHD Rhode Island who became so advanced and technically proficient that he began instructing others
  • You and Me

    03/13/2017 5:19:19 PM
    RHD’s Center for Creative Works will have an artists reception Wednesday March 15 at the Philadelphia Foundation Community Art Gallery for their show "You and Me," a group exhibition of figurative drawing, painting and sculpture. Featuring CCW artists Judy Barnett, Mary T. Bevlock, Paige Donovan, Jenny Garrity, Vinetta Miller, Wendy...
  • Valiant Studios

    03/10/2017 11:54:13 AM
    Check out this great video showing how Brooke works at RHD's Valiant Studios. Valiant Studios is an arts and music based program featuring artists who experience developmental disabilities, fostering growth in every artist's passion, creativity, and individuality.