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…Read More
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,…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
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…Read More
Thank you all for joining us yesterday evening for the film screening of Far From The Tree and the terrific Q&A with Director Rachel Dretzin. Learn about author Andrew Solomon, the film, Dretzin’s experiences directing, and more in this illuminating interview piece by Abby Lieberman.Read More
2018 Longevity Breakfast Jawonio is incredibly proud of its amazing and dedicated staff and celebrated over 550 years of service of at its annual Longevity Breakfast last Friday morning. Staff were honored for working ten to thirty-five years at Jawonio. Everyone received a special gift, and those who celebrated 20…Read More
We provide care for over 10,000 people with special needs each year.
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.