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2017 Ambassador Program

NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS AADD is searching for young adults with a developmental disability who have graduated from high school and are looking for new and exciting ways to become involved in the community! Our exclusive 8 week program is designed to help you build your confidence, improve your communication skills and become a better self-advocate. […]

Help AADD double its $$ this Georgia Gives Day!

Georgia Gives Day is November 17, 2016 and AADD needs your help raising $3000 so we can get additional money from the SunTrust Financial Well-Being Challenge! Give online NOW. SunTrust Foundation Financial Well-Being Challenge ($50,000 total)  SunTrust Foundation, in partnership with the Georgia Center for Nonprofits, will award $50,000 in prizes to empower and support nonprofit […]

Holiday Adoption Program 2016

Be a holiday hero – adopt a family in need! With the holiday season right around the corner, now is the perfect time to adopt a family in need. No time to shop? You can give online now to make sure the wish lists of families with developmental disabilities are fulfilled. With the majority of our […]

AADD’s new Sibling Group in DeKalb Neighbor

Decatur nonprofit launches group to support siblings of Georgians with developmental disabilities By Brent Barron For twenty-eight-year-old Mira Patel, a new support group for siblings of individuals with developmental disabilities has meant making connections with others who share similar life experiences. The newly launched “Brothers & Sisters” program from Decatur-based nonprofit All About Developmental Disabilities is […]

Brothers & Sisters, Beer & Fun!

Brothers & Sisters, Beer & Fun! Thursday, September 29 6:00-8:00 pm at Red Brick Brewing Company 2323 Defoor Hills Road NW, Atlanta GA 30318 Tickets: $20 Includes Six 6-oz beer tastings, heavy appetizers & a Souvenir Pint Beer Glass Purchase online: http://www.bit.ly/siblingbrewery What’s the scoop? We’re bringing together the siblings of people with disabilities — […]

AADD Job Fair on June 22 – Now Hiring Outreach Specialists

Each year, the number of individuals and families living with developmental disabilities served by AADD continues to grow. As we increase the number of participants in our programs, we must also grow our team of dedicated and talented professionals that support program participants to live meaningful lives, independently in the community. We are hosting a […]