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KenCrest’s Peer Mentor Network Supports Independent Living

The Peer Network NBI supports individuals in the Supported Independent Living program to grow in their communities, with confidence.

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How One Childcare Worker Supports Medically Fragile Children

Reflect on KenCrest’s services and learn about disabilities by reading these nonfiction stories written by our staff members.

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Getting Career Ready With Merck

Two KenCrest clients regularly volunteer in Phoenixville and Pottstown to learn new skills and develop friendships in their communities.

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Kimberton Whole Foods Offers an Inclusive Workplace

Danny Atkinson is standing in front of his place of employment, Kimberton Whole Foods. // Photo by Sydney Kerelo For 19 years, Danny Atkinson has worked for Kimberton Whole Foods…

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Early Intervention Children Visit the Helping Friendly Farm

A child supported by KenCrest meeting one of the donkeys at the Helping Friendly Farm. // Photo by Aubrey Hoffert.  KenCrest’s Early Intervention program visited the Helping Friendly Farm to…

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Jackson’s Journey with Moebius Syndrome

Born with a rare neurological condition, Jackson continues to beat the odds and thrive with support from KenCrest.

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Apollo’s Journey With Cerebral Palsy

At 3 years old Apollo and his parents, Sana and Zach, navigate Spastic Quad Cerebral Palsy with help from KenCrest’s Early Intervention team.

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Inclusivity in The Workplace

Writer Grace Dow breaks down inclusivity in the workplace for people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.

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The Stepping Stones to Deanna’s Independent Living

Since 2014, Deanna has lived in a Community Living Home until KenCrest’s Stepping Stones opened the door to new possibilities.

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Becoming a Part of Their Community

Two KenCrest clients regularly volunteer in Phoenixville and Pottstown to learn new skills and develop friendships in their communities.

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How to Make a Difference This GivingTuesday

In its 11th year, GivingTuesday continues to inspire those around the globe to do good this holiday season. By Sydney Kerelo In 2012, GivingTuesday started as an idea to engage…

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