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Jawonio honors Haverstraw Little League — hosts of the annual Tournament of Champions

Kidz Express Honoree Spotlight: Haverstraw Little League Jawonio is thrilled to honor the HLL at this year’s 12th Annual Kidz Express on Thursday, May 2nd, 2019! From the 1966 Tournament of Champions- The Nanuet Yankees The Haverstraw Little League was founded in 1952 to provide opportunities for youth to play…

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Kidz Express Honoree Spotlight: The Ingram Family

Ingram Family – Kidz Express Honoree Spotlight Jawonio is thrilled to honor the Ingram family at this year’s 12th Annual Kidz Express on Thursday, May 2nd, 2019! The Ingram family came to Jawonio when their daughter Chelsea was an infant. Alyce and Kevin, Chelsea’s parents, knew she had challenges from…

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Run, Doug, Run!

Run, Doug, Run

On April 28th, Doug Ward will be running in the 2019 New Jersey Marathon with much more than the finish line in mind. A fourteen time marathon finisher, Doug will combine his passion for running, love for his daughter, and gratitude for Early Intervention Services to raise money for Jawonio…

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CEO E-News Spring 2019

Jawonio Spring CEO News Highlights Happy Spring! Exciting things are happening at Jawonio. Each and every day I am inspired by our staff who provide compassionate and excellent services. With your support, the Jawonio Building For Tomorrow Phase 2 Main Campus Redevelopment Project is on track for an early Spring,…

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24th Annual Community Employment Breakfast

24th Annual Community Employment Breakfast

24th Annual Community Employment Breakfast Jawonio was thrilled to welcome over 150 people to our 24th Annual Community Employment Breakfast, held at the DoubleTree by Hilton- a long time employer partner- in Tarrytown on February 6th. The program included special guest speakers, and recognized the National Disability Awareness Month Award…

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A Special Thank You and Farewell: “See you later, Sheri!”

A Special Thank You and Farewell: “See you later, Sheri!” A fond farewell to Sheri Muth, who, after 36 years of service at Jawonio is retiring. Sheri began her career as a vocational rehabilitation counselor. She steadily assumed additional responsibility, becoming a senior vocational evaluator, and going on to become…

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CEO E-News Winter Highlights

CEO E-News Winter Highlights

Great Things are Happening at Jawonio! Have a look at our Jawonio highlights from the end of 2018 into January 2019! Read a note from CEO, Jill Warner, check out some of our upcoming events, and more. Click the photo below to see the latest highlights since our last Newsletter. Check out…

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Jawonio’s Youth Internship Program

Youth Internship Program

Jawonio’s Youth Internship Program – Opportunities for Learning Jawonio Community Employment Services hosts a Youth Internship and Employment program to give young adults opportunities to work at Jawonio, and at businesses in the community, to develop their work skills, build confidence, and prepare for competitive employment. The opportunities this program provides…

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2018 Jawonio Family Testimonials: The Rosen’s

During this wonderful season of gratitude, check out this beautiful message from the Rosen family. You can make a difference for families in your community by making a gift to Jawonio today. We thank you for your support! “Our family would like to take this opportunity to say “Thank You” for all…

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Yang Family Story

Yang Family Story

The Yang Family Story At the age of 2 1/2 years old, Timothy Yang wasn’t speaking yet and his parents were very concerned. They knew that Timothy needed support, but were not sure what to do or where to go. When a friend suggested they contact Jawonio, his dad, Bruce…

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About us

We provide care for over 10,000 people with special needs each year.

Our mission

Jawonio is a registered 501c3 organization and the premier provider of lifespan services in the Hudson Valley of New York State for individuals with developmental disabilities, behavioral health challenges, and chronic medical conditions. 

Jawonio is dedicated to advancing the independence, well-being, and equality of people with disabilities and special needs.