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Recreation and Wellness

Our recreation and wellness program is expanding in the northern suburbs with bocce/activity groups being offered in Johns Creek, Woodstock, Roswell and Sandy Springs.  Young adults ages 18-30 with and without disabilities are invited to participate. In addition, AADD and Camp Scene have worked closely over the past year to develop and implement a highly-successful […]

Adoption Project Helps Families During the Holidays

This year, more than 39 donors stepped up to help 63 AADD families in need.  Because of the generosity of many, 220 holiday wishes came true throughout metro Atlanta.  Without volunteers and donors, our participants would have struggled to provide for their children during the holiday season.  This project provides an opportunity for families to give […]

AADD Joins the Building Community Network Class of 2013

The Home Depot Foundation and Georgia Center for Nonprofits held its annual Building Community Network Kick-Off Luncheon on November 19th at Piedmont Park.  AADD was invited to attend the event where we were inducted into the Building Community Network Class of 2013.  We were one of 20 Atlanta-area nonprofit organizations invited to join this year.  […]

Partners in Policymaking

March 14-16 and April 25-27, 2014 Advocates strengthen communities, and the Partners in Policymaking training is the most comprehensive educational curriculum on how to effectively advocate and make your voice heard in Georgia. Who Should Apply? Self–advocates, parents of children with developmental disabilities and family members.  If you are looking to develop your advocacy skills, […]

Great Prospects Dance

Friday, January 17, 2014  5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Northminster Presbyterian Church 2400 Old Alabama Road Roswell, Georgia 30076 (Corner of Old Alabama Road and the connector) Be a part of a social event where people with developmental disabilities get together, dance and have fun.