Agency Update 11/18/16

NEWS

 

HeartShare and its Family of Services released its 2016 Annual Report last week. We shared the stories of the over 36,000 children, adults and families in our care, including:

 

  • Michael, who is pursuing his dream of becoming a DJ and helping others with developmental disabilities do the same. Read more here.
  • DeAndre, who gained balance and confidence at HeartShare Taranto First Step Pre-School. Read more here.
  • Franco, who received a new wheelchair with the help of HeartShare Wellness Care Manager Husar Joseph. Read more here.
  • Treasure, who developed leadership skills at the HSVS PS/IS 288 Shirley Tanyhill Beacon Program. Read more here.

 

See the full 2016 Annual Report here.

 

HeartShare hosted its ArtShare Opening Reception at Central Booking at 21 Ludlow Street on Thursday, November 10. Read more here. At the event, HeartShare premiered a video about its partnership with the Museum of Modern Art. See the video here.

 

HeartShare Everyday Hero Lourdi Jean-Noel helped Dorothy, a woman with intellectual and developmental disabilities, be heard at home and in the community. Read more here.

 

HeartShare Everyday Hero Shiloh Harper helped Rod, a man with intellectual and developmental disabilities, take his dream trip to Washington D.C. Read more here.

 

HeartShare’s partnership with NYU Tandon School of Engineering is featured in a documentary to be screened at 5 MetroTech Center on November 30. Learn more and register here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services is launching its Children’s Health Home Program, helping children and youth experiencing two or more chronic conditions and their families coordinate care and resources. Stay tuned for more information.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services East Brooklyn Family Service Center has a new address: 1353 Utica Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203. The program will have an Open House. Stay tuned for more information.

 

EVENTS

More information on our news and events may be found here: https://www.heartshare.org/news-and-events/.

 

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Agency Update 11/10/16

NEWS

HeartShare will host its ArtShare Opening Reception today Thursday, November 10 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Central Booking at 21 Ludlow Street. Read more here.

 

HeartShare and its Family of Services released its 2016 Annual Report this week. We shared the stories of the over 36,000 children, adults and families in our care, including:

 

  • Grace, who has learned how to express herself at The HeartShare School. Read more here.
  • Jarvis, who works with a physical therapist at HeartShare Wellness Article 16 clinic, to strengthen his legs and help his mobility. Read more here.
  • Senior citizens, veterans and other low-income individuals, who receive energy assistance grants through the harsh winter months. Read more here.

 

See the full 2016 Annual Report here.

 

HeartShare educators, staff and therapists, like Jessica Tomeo, ensure that our children with special needs have the foundation for a brighter future. Read more here.

 

HeartShare’s employment partners, like Lyn Croyle at Queens College, enable our individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities the equal opportunity to work. Read more here.

 

HeartShare’s partnership with NYU Tandon School of Engineering is featured in a documentary to be screened at 5 MetroTech Center on November 30. Learn more and register here.

 

HeartShare Everyday Hero Whitnee Payne helped Phillip, a man with intellectual and developmental disabilities, learn crucial daily living skills. Read more here.

 

HeartShare welcomed a new Board Member, Johnny Johnston. Read more here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services has the support and enthusiasm of its Junior Board, including its Co-Chair Robert Serenbetz. Read more here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services educates and nurtures over 3,000 children and youth every year. See youth program locations here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services East Brooklyn Family Service Center has a new address: 1353 Utica Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11203. The program will have an Open House. Stay tuned for more information.

 

EVENTS

More information on our news and events may be found here: https://www.heartshare.org/news-and-events/.

 

Agency Update 11/4/16

NEWS

HeartShare and its Family of Services celebrated the hardworking and dedicated people who make our agency’s work possible. See the photos from the 2016 Employee Recognition Dinner here.

 

HeartShare and its Family of Services honored 15 Outstanding Employees. Read more here.

 

HeartShare will host its ArtShare Opening Reception on Thursday, November 10 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Central Booking at 21 Ludlow Street. Read more here.

 

HeartShare Everyday Hero Oddeth Davidson helped Howard, a man with intellectual and developmental disabilities, pursue his interest in wrestling. Read more here.

 

HeartShare Everyday Hero Gale Curry helped Brian, a man with intellectual and developmental disabilities, break through non-verbal communication. Read more here.

 

HeartShare’s Stan Capela, Vice President for Quality Management, presented at the American Evaluation Association’s Conference in Atlanta, Georgia. Read more here.

 

HeartShare’s Moore Residence has been selected for the agency’s Spirit Award. Read more here.

 

HeartShare First Step pre-schoolers are learning about the communities to which they belong. Read more here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services raised over $325,000 for New York children and families at its 2016 Annual Benefit. Read more here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services hosted a ribbon cutting for its new Wyckoff Gardens Cornerstone Program. Read more here. See photos from the event here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services has four group homes for youth in foster care, which are staffed by dedicated employees like George Goode. Read more here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services has responded to the prescription drug epidemic on Staten Island. Read more here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services Bensonhurst Family Service Center has moved to a new location at 8717 Bay Parkway, 7th Floor. Learn more here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services is recruiting foster parents for children and youth in need. Learn more here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services is getting a new website next year. Stay tuned!

 

EVENTS

More information on our news and events may be found here: https://www.heartshare.org/news-and-events/.