We are excited to announce that Humanim has partnered with Maryland Department of Labor to offer a brand new Direct Support Professional Apprenticeship program!Continue reading "Introducing Humanim’s Direct Support Professional Apprenticeship Program"
Maureen Howley, Vocational Coordinator for our Developmental Disabilities Employment Services, was recently awarded with the Maryland Association of Community Services (MACS) “Excellence in Supervision” Award!Continue reading "MACS Excellence in Supervision Award Winner: Maureen Howley"
We recently partnered with Pets on Wheels to bring therapy animals to individuals at our developmental disabilities day program in Columbia. Holly the Golden retriever visits us every other Tuesday in the afternoons to put a smile on everyone’s faces.Continue reading "Pets on Wheels at our Gerwig Day Program"
Humanim is hiring! Join us for our Spring Job Fair on Saturday, May 4th to learn about careers at Humanim, plus apply and interview on-site!Continue reading "Humanim Spring Job Fair"
This month we spotlight our iHomes program, a private non-profit community housing development organization (CHDO) providing long term, affordable housing options to low-income individuals who have been diagnosed with a developmental and/or psychiatric disability.Continue reading "Program Spotlight: iHomes"
In recognition of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, meet a few individuals empowered by Humanim’s programs.Continue reading "March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month"
In recognition of Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, we spotlight our Developmental Disabilities Day Program. Humanim’s day programs emphasize community integration, and provide services for individuals with developmental disabilities.Continue reading "Program Spotlight: Day Program"
The Poolesville High School student team from Montgomery County placed in the Top 15 of the national Source America design challenge – where high school students compete to design equipment that will assist individuals with disabilities at their place of work.Continue reading "Poolesville High School Places Top 15 in Source America National Design Challenge"
Humanim’s VP of Development, Diana Ellis & VP of Developmental Disabilities, Judi Olinger attended the Bond Initiative hearing for Humanim’s iHomes program in Annapolis in March. Humanim’s iHomes program is planning to construct and acquire 17 units of housing through Howard County over the next year and a half.Continue reading "Bond Initiative Hearing for Humanim’s iHomes Program"