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First Sensory Santa Event A Success!

First Sensory Santa Event A Success!

Ability Connection's first Sensory Santa Event welcomed more than 50 families to celebrate Christmas on December 11th! Santa made his special appearance for photos, games, and crafts with our members and families. Read the complete article in Plano Magazine!  ...

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CBS11 – Giving Holiday Cheer

CBS11 – Giving Holiday Cheer

Giving back this year, instead of giving gifts, is a popular choice these days for many families. The effects from the last two years are long lasting, and many businesses and families have taken a new approach for the holidays. Ability Connection gratefully welcomed...

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WFAA – Trainer Helps Adults with Disabilities Stay Fit

WFAA – Trainer Helps Adults with Disabilities Stay Fit

Ability Connection offers yoga, chair exercises, salsa classes — all modified to allow some people to remain in their wheelchairs while others move on mats. Thanks to a generous grant from Saputo, a new studio was created at the Dallas Training Center and filled with...

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Stronger Together T-Shirt Fundraiser

Stronger Together T-Shirt Fundraiser

As the world starts to re-emerge/re-open from the pandemic, Ability Connection has remained a constant for our members/their families and caregivers. Together we stand stronger and will continue to meet the growing demand for our services while serving our members by...

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Ability Connection Presents Art-In-Action

Ability Connection Presents Art-In-Action

From the award-winning creator of the iconic Jerry Garcia Art in Neckwear, Irwin Sternberg, President of Stonehenge Ltd, marketing visionary and philanthropist, generated millions of dollars over the years for such dynamic charities as MADD - Mothers Against Drunk...

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Disability Rights Advocates Speak Out After Winter Storm

Disability Rights Advocates Speak Out After Winter Storm

Hear from Disability Advocates such as Ability Connection's CEO, Jim Hanophy on how people with disabilities have no safety net during natural disasters such as the recent Winter Storm. To read the article, click here. To hear the radio show, click here.

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New Year, New Look, Same Mission

New Year, New Look, Same Mission

Welcome to 2021! It’s a New Year – we have a New Logo – yet our Mission of “Enriching the lives of people with disabilities – one person at a time” is the same. Ability Connection, a 67-year-old nonprofit, serves over 700 people with all types of intellectual or other...

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You Can Now Support Us Just by Shopping at Kroger!

You Can Now Support Us Just by Shopping at Kroger!

Did you know you can support Ability Connections just by shopping at Kroger? It’s easy when you enroll in Kroger Community Rewards®! To get started, sign up with your Plus Card below, and select Ability Connections. Once you’re enrolled, you’ll earn rewards for your...

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