Agency Update 1/27/17

NEWS

HeartShare and its Family of Services released its InSights Magazine, featuring those in our care, including Rod, Reem, Audrey, and Eric:

 

  • With the help of a frontline worker, Rodexperienced joy and achievement by taking his dream trip to Washington D.C.
  • At one of our schools, Reemenrolled in English classes, which help her participate in her four year old son’s education.
  • Through our Respite/Recreation Programs, Audrey took a break from her role as a full-time caretaker, knowing that her daughter is in safe hands during HeartShare outings.
  • Eric came full circle, now running the foster care residential program that raised him and serving as living proof that the future truly has no limitations.

 

Read the full issue.

 

HeartShare’s Clinton Residence received the agency’s Spirit Award.

 

HeartShare’s Day and Employment Programs continue to expand to new volunteer and work sites.

 

HeartShare’s Energy Assistance and Community Development team is back on the road again.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services prepares youth for adulthood by tackling difficult topics.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services will be able to send more kids to college under NYS initiative.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services’ East Brooklyn Family Services will host an Open House on Mon., 1/30.

 

HeartShare and its Family of Services are organizing a Diversity Committee, which will translate agency documents into Spanish, Mandarin, Arabic and Russian to better serve the diverse people in our care. If you would like to volunteer, please contact jennifer.reres@heartshare.org.

 

For those reading a hard copy of this Agency Update, all hyperlinked stories may be found here: https://www.heartshare.org/news/.

 

EVENTS

 

There will be a #BFair2DirectCare rally on Friday, February 3, 2017 at 11 a.m., St. Francis College.

 

There will be a Valentine’s Party for HeartShare’s Residential Programs on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 6 p.m., Gargiulo’s Restaurant. For more information, call Danielle Maurice at 718-422-3283.

 

HeartShare’s 2017 Spring Gala and Auction will be on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at the New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square. More information to come!

 

To learn more, visit https://www.heartshare.org/events/.

 

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Agency Update 1/20/17

NEWS

HeartShare and its Family of Services released its InSights Magazine, featuring those in our care, including Rod, Reem, Audrey, and Eric:

 

  • With the help of a frontline worker, Rodexperienced joy and achievement by taking his dream trip to Washington D.C.
  • At one of our schools, Reemenrolled in English classes, which help her participate in her four year old son’s education.
  • Through our Respite/Recreation Programs, Audrey took a break from her role as a full-time caretaker, knowing that her daughter is in safe hands during HeartShare outings.
  • Eric came full circle, now running the foster care residential program that raised him and serving as living proof that the future truly has no limitations.

 

Read the full issue.

 

HeartShare and its Family of Services are organizing a Diversity Committee, which will translate agency documents into Spanish, Mandarin, Arabic and Russian to better serve the diverse people in our care. If you would like to volunteer, please contact jennifer.reres@heartshare.org.

 

HeartShare, through a partnership with American Water, will now provide water assistance to low-income households in 2017. Congratulations to HeartShare Energy Assistance and Community Development for now reaching New Yorkers in need in 61 of the 62 NYS counties! More information to come.

 

HeartShare is circulating the Resource Card from the NYS Justice Center, which provides information on how to report abuse or neglect of people with I/DD. See the Resource Card.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services received a generous holiday donation for one of its families, which was featured in the Brooklyn Eagle. Read article.

 

For those reading a hard copy of this Agency News Update, all hyperlinked stories may be found here: https://www.heartshare.org/news/.

 

EVENTS

 

There will be a #BFair2DirectCare rally on Friday, February 3, 2017 at 11 a.m., St. Francis College.

 

There will be a Valentine’s Party for HeartShare’s Residential Programs on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 6 p.m., Gargiulo’s Restaurant. For more information, call Danielle Maurice at 718-422-3283.

 

HeartShare’s 2017 Spring Gala and Auction will be on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at the New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square. More information to come!

 

To learn more, visit https://www.heartshare.org/events/.

Agency Update 1/6/27

NEWS

HeartShare and its Family of Services is kicking off the New Year Year asking YOU to be a brand ambassador!

Here’s how you can help:

  • Join Our E-mail List: The e-mail sign-up form is on the homepages oforg and hsvsnyc.org.
  • Be Active on Social Media: You can support our marketing efforts on social media by liking, following and subscribing, rating our Facebook pages, liking and sharing our posts, as well as creating your own content and tagging us.
Facebook/LinkedIn: HeartShare Human Services of New York

Twitter/Instagram: @heartshare | YouTube: /HeartShareNY

 

Facebook: HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services | Twitter/Instagram: @hsvsnyc

 

Facebook: The HeartShare School | Twitter: @The_HS_School

 

Facebook: HeartShare Wellness | Twitter: @HSWellnessLtd

 

HeartShare and its Family of Services will be releasing its InSights magazine this month. It will review highlights and stories from Fall 2016. Stay tuned!

 

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

 

  • Destiny, who became a more inclusive member of the New York arts community. Read more here.
  • Henry, who can learn skills and enjoy hobbies in the community alongside a Direct Support Professional. Read more here.
  • Tanara, who was connected to special medical resources for her son, Yvesa. Read more here.

 

See the full 2016 Annual Report here.

 

HeartShare’s Energy Assistance Programs are open for the season, including National Grid’s Neighborhood Heating Fund. Learn more here.

 

HeartShare is calling upon employers to hire people with I/DD in 2017. View the video here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services’ Junior Board is thriving under the leadership of Co-Chair Dalia Mechanic. Read her profile here.

 

HeartShare St. Vincent’s Services received a generous donation of winter coats, toys and Christmas tree from the Bay Ridge Credit Union, which sponsored a family in need. Read more here.

 

EVENTS

 

HeartShare’s 2017 Spring Gala and Auction will be on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at the New York Marriott Marquis in Times Square. More information to come! To learn more, visit https://www.heartshare.org/events/.