30th Anniversary GIVING THANKS Grand Gala

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Abilities in Motion (AIM) is hosting a 30th Anniversary Giving Thanks Grand Gala on Wednesday, October 9 from 5 to 9 p.m. at the Doubletree Reading. The event recognizes AIM’s extensive history of serving and advocating for people with disabilities. Abilities in Motion began its service to the community in 1989 when it incorporated as…

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Senator Casey to Visit Abilities in Motion Next Week

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United States Senator Bob Casey is expected to visit Abilities in Motion on Tuesday, October 8  to meet with staff and receive the Shining Star Award, which recognizes a community leader with a demonstrated record of advocating for the rights of people with disabilities. Senator Casey’s remarks regarding the award will be shared during our…

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Abilities in Motion Staff Member Deploying with Red Cross during Hurricane Dorian

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Reading, PA – Laura Szweda, a Disability Integration Specialist with Abilities in Motion (AIM), has been deployed with the American Red Cross for the second time to support the response efforts to Hurricane Dorian in Florida.  She was last deployed to southern Texas, and then to Louisiana, to assist with flooding relief efforts in early…

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Voter Rights 101

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May 4th, 2019 is the next Election Day, are you ready? Abilities in Motion can offer FREE help to resolve many common voter registration issues.  Call to register and come in to see us on: March 22 & 27 and April 3 & 10 10 to 11:30 am AIM Headquartersat 210 N. 5th Street, Reading,…

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Abilities in Motion is HIRING!

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Abilities in Motion is hiring in YOUR area!!  We need Service Coordinators and Nursing Home Transition Coordinators in Philadelphia, Montgomery, Chester, Delaware, Bucks, and Schuylkill Counties. Please click here for more information on these exciting opportunities! Abilities in Motion is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  The world is a diverse and wonderful place and we celebrate…

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NEW – Working Well Classes

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Working Well Class Series This session series of classes are for individuals with disabilities who are currently working or actively seeking a job. All sessions are on Thursdays from 1 to 3 pm. The class series is free to participants. Participants are encouraged to attend each session. Please contact Corrine Dietrich at 610-670-0010 x103 or…

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NEW – Living Well Classes

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Living Well Class Series This session series of classes are for individuals with disabilities who are interested in improving their overall wellness. All sessions are on Mondays from 1 to 3 pm at the AIM building, 210 N. Fifth Street, Reading, PA. The class series is free to participants. Participants are encouraged to attend each…

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Bearabilities Premieres at Boyertown Community Library

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Bearabilities is a new program this fall hosted by Abilities in Motion (AIM)  at the  Boyertown Community Library.  Bearabilities offers social and recreational opportunities for individuals with disabilities and their families/ caregivers.  Interactive activities are designed for all abilities including music, craft-making, and sensory-friendly seasonal events.  This month’s activity was light catchers! Join us on…

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AIM Disability Integration Specialist Assists in Regional Hazmat Drill

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AIM Disability Integration Specialist Laura Szweda participated in a Hazardous Materials Drill at Phoenixville Tower Health yesterday. Laura provided vital real-world experience for the Phoenixville staff in assisting Hazmat victims and refining their response efforts. As a Disability Integration Specialist, Laura works to improve the recognition of the unique needs of individuals with disabilities into…

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AIM Marches for Rights at NCIL Conference

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Volunteers and staff from Abilities in Motion attended a parade and rally on the Capitol grounds on July 24 as part of the National Council on Independent Living’s (NCIL) annual national conference.  The parade and rally intended to draw attention from the public and legislators to the issues important to individuals with disabilities.  About a…

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