AADD’s Kathy Keeley talks with John Clark at the Georgia News Network for a segment of GNN’s “Georgia Focus” program that aired around the state (120+ radio stations) the weekend of Nov. 1st 2014. Keeley talked about AADD’s new HireAbility Georgia program, an effort to find jobs for people with developmental disabilities. More at www.HireAbilityGa.org.

Media Coverage

October 10, 2016 – The Cherokee Tribune
On track for success: Train business gives resident with disabilities second chance
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October 5, 2016 – DeKalb Neighbor
Decatur nonprofit launches group to support siblings of Georgians with developmental disabilities
Read more.

September 29, 2016 – Decaturish.com
Drink beer and support a Decatur charity
Read more.

September 26, 2016 – Northside Neighbor
All About Developmental Disabilities hosting Brothers & Sisters group kickoff party
Read more.

May 3, 2016 – WYAY WSB Radio Atlanta
Gov. Nathan Deal signs the ABLE Bill
Listen.

February 28, 2016 – Gainesville Times
Bill would allow disabled adults to save money, keep benefits
Read more.

February 23, 2016 – Georgia Health News, print edition of the Albany Herald
Legislation to empower Georgians with disabilities gains steam
Read more.

February 17, 2016 – WYAY Newsradio 106.7 FM Atlanta
All About Developmental Disabilities ABLE Bill
Listen.

January 25, 2016 – Georgia News Network
AADD Executive Director Kathy Keely talks about the ABLE Act
Listen.

October 25, 2015 – WTVM Columbus
Columbus mother helps organize town hall meeting targeting developmental disabilities
Watch.

October 14, 2015 – WSB-TV Atlanta
Job Programs for Georgian’s with Developmental Disabilities
Watch.

October 4, 2015 – WDUN Radio, Gainesville
Town Hall on Developmental Disabilities Coming to Gainesville
Listen.

October 2, 2015 – Atlanta Business Chronicle
AADD Welcomes Three Board Members
Read more.

September 25, 2015 – WGAU Radio, Athens
Kathy Keeley: Conversations That Matter
Listen.

September 23, 2015 – WABE Radio, NPR Atlanta
New Series Tries to Alter Perception of People with Developmental Disabilities
Listen.

May 15, 2015 – Review & News, Alpharetta – Roswell
Bocce League Connects People with Disabilities
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May 14, 2015 – Johns Creek Herald
All About Developmental Disabilities Forms Bocce League
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May 12, 2015 – North Fulton Family Life
AADD Bocce Ball Launches New Season
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March 24, 2015 – Savannah Morning News
Kathy Keeley: Georgia Lags in Putting Disabled to Work
Read more.

February 26, 2015 – Albany Herald
Those with Developmental Disabilities Deserve Jobs Too. Guest Column by AADD Executive Director, Kathy Keeley
Read more.

February 25, 2015 – Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Finding Jobs for Disabled Georgians. Oped by AADD Executive Director, Kathy Keeley
Read more.

February 16, 2015 – Atlanta Journal-Constitution
For the Developmentally Disabled A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words
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February 13, 2015 -Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
Georgians Who Can do the Job
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January 28, 2015 – Business Radio X: Gwinnett Business Radio
Issues Concerning Special Need Individuals with guests Kathy Keeley, Kristen Lewis and Fontaine Lee on Wealth Matters Radio Show
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December 6, 2014 – Morris News Service
Campaign seeks to boost hiring of developmentally disabled
Read more. Published in Athens Banner Herald and Augusta Chronicle.

October 19, 2014 – Atlanta Journal Constitution
Business: AADD adds staff and board
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October 19, 2014 – Atlanta Journal Constitution
Jobs for Developmentally Disabled Sought
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October 16, 2014 – Atlanta Journal Constitution
Statewide push to get more jobs for persons with developmental disabilities
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October 12, 2014 – WSB-TV
One on One with AADD
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October 8, 2014 – DeKalb Neighbor
Health & Wellness
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October 4, 2014 – WRGA, Rome, GA
John Druckenmiller interview about the nonprofit’s new HireAbility Georgia campaign
Listen here.

October, 2014 – Atlanta Intown
Business Briefs
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September 26, 2014 – Gainesville Times
Group Seeks Opportunities for the Disabled
Read more.

September 24, 2014 – Gainesville Times
Disability Advocates To Hold Meeting
Read more.

September 17, 2014 – Decatur Focus
New Faces at Decatur NonprofitRead more.

September 4, 2014 – Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Developmental Disabilities Workshop
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August 22, 2014 – CrossRoads News
Sexuality Workshops for Disabled
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August 17, 2014 – Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Business/Newsmakers: Madeline Griffin
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August 3, 2014 – Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Business/Newsmakers: Charlotte Combre and Michael Stinson
Read more.

July 27, 2014 – Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Business/Newsmakers: Michael Stinson
Read more.

July 1, 2014 – Atlanta Business Chronicle
People On The Move: Michael Stinson
Read more.

June 27, 2014 – City Of Decatur Focus
Business and Nonprofit News: AADD Board Welcomes Four New Members
Read more.

June 24, 2014 – DeKalb Neighbor
FAMILY FIRST: Local family discusses developmentally disabled son’s next journey
For many parents, seeing their children graduate high school is a joyous milestone. But what happens after graduation, especially for individuals with developmental disabilities? Read more.

June 11, 2014 – Macon Telegraph
OPINION: Transition from high school a challenge for kids with developmental disabilities
The last day of high school is a bittersweet one for most parents, but for those who have children with developmental disabilities it can be terrifying as well. Read more.

June 9, 2014: InsiderAdvantageGeorgia
OPINION:Transition from high school difficult for developmentally disabled. Keeley says focus on five key transition areas. Read more.

May 27, 2014: Atlanta Journal-Constitution
OPINION:Options Are Few After High School For developmentally disabled, graduation poses tough decisions Part 1.Part 2.

May 25, 2014: Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Business:Newsmakers AADD Adds Board Members. Read more.

January 30, 2013: WXIA-TV, 6:36 AM
Post Secondary Funding for Persons With Disabilities Funding Fight For Disabled College Class. View.