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Press Releases

August 13, 2014- Jawonio Health & Welllness Project Named “Regional Priority”

Mid-Hudson Regional Economic Development Council Endorses 25 Projects as Regional Priorities for 2014 Competition The Mid-Hudson Regional Economic Development Council (MHREDC) today announced that it has endorsed 25 projects as regional priorities for Round IV of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s Regional Council initiative. If awarded funding this fall, the projects have the potential to generate…
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July 25, 2014- 24th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary July 25, 2014 ANNIVERSARY OF THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT, 2014 ——-
BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
 PROCLAMATION Over two decades ago, Americans — some in wheelchairs, some using sign language, and all with an abiding belief in our Nation’s promise — came together…
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May 21, 2014- Jawonio Extends iPad Program at its Katzen Early Childhood Education Center

Assistive technology helping community with developmental disabilities and special needs.  (New City, NY) May 21, 2014 – Jawonio, Inc., the premiere provider of lifespan services in New York for individuals with developmental disabilities, behavioral health challenges, and chronic medical conditions, announced today the growth of its iPad Program at its Katzen Early Childhood Education Center.…
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April 23, 2014- Salvation Army to Honor Jawonio at 9th Annual ‘Doing The Most Good’ Breakfast

The Salvation Army Rockland County Corps is hosting its 9th Annual “Doing the Most Good” Awards Breakfast on Thursday, May 8th to recognize and honor organizations and people that reflect the nonprofit’s mission of giving back to the community, helping those in need and doing the most good in Rockland County. The 2014 “Doing the…
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December 3, 2013- Press Statement by John Kerry on International Day of Persons with Disabilities

International Day of Persons with Disabilities Press Statement John Kerry Secretary of State Washington, DC December 3, 2013 It is my great pleasure to join the world’s one billion persons with disabilities in recognizing the 21st International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Here in the United States, we’ve been witness to enormous progress in empowering…
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November 26, 2013- New Cause Campaign Supports Children and Adults with Special Needs

(New City, NY) November 26, 2013 – Jawonio, Inc., the premiere provider of lifespan services in New York and New Jersey for individuals with developmental disabilities, behavioral health challenges, and chronic medical conditions, announced today the launch of a new cause campaign, #love_ABLE, to support the agency’s services for children and adults with special needs.…
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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.