March 3, 2017

Jawonio Leads #bFair2DirectCare Advocacy Efforts

In the past month, Jawonio has led advocacy efforts as a part of the #bFair2DirectCare campaign, which is urging Governor Cuomo to add $45 million into […]
December 9, 2016

Jawonio Celebrates Employee Longevity

Jawonio celebrates the longevity of its staff every year.  This year we celebrated 1,175 cumulative years of service among our staff.  Starting at five years of […]
December 9, 2016

Spotlight on William Britt

Willy Britt is 80 years young and lives independently in an apartment in West Haverstraw. He is an artist, a creator, very witty and an absolute […]
November 22, 2016


Meet Christine Curley who has been working at Jawonio for over 21 years.  She started as a Direct Support professional at the Bobbi Lewis House in […]
November 14, 2016

Employment Breakfast Awards

Last week Jawonio hosted our 23rd Annual Employment Recognition Breakfast at the Tarrytown DoubleTree Hilton. Opening remarks were made by Jill Warner, CEO, Madelon Berger, Board […]
November 9, 2016


Meet Nichelle Brown who is a Job Coach in the Jawonio Community Employment Services Program based in Yonkers and has been at Jawonio for over 5 […]
November 1, 2016

DSP Celebration Week – Staff Spotlight Profiles

In honor of National Direct Support Professionals Recognition week in September, Jawonio celebrated the valuable contributions that our DSP staff make to the Jawonio Community by […]
October 31, 2016

Halloween Celebration

It was a great day for a Halloween parade at the Katzen PreSchool here at Jawonio.  We were delighted that it was a beautiful day and […]
August 22, 2016

Jawonio Platinum Award Winner

We were humbled and grateful to receive the Platinum Award, the Tri-State American Heart Association’s highest award for our organizational on-site health & wellness programs.   […]
March 14, 2016

Jawonio’s Kidz Express Honors The Salmon Family

Brendan and Arielle Salmon are twins that were born through C-section at 36 weeks due to a difficult pregnancy. At 26 weeks the doctors detected that […]