Month: August 2015

Goodbye Dana Franceschini

Goodbye Dana Franceschini. Picture of Dana

We Say Goodbye Dana Franceschini, here is a message from Dana: It is with sadness that I must remind you all that my last day at Helping Hands Respite Care will be August 7th. It has been an absolute pleasure working with all of the care providers, clients, and their families. I will never forget […]

Community Immersion

Boys visiting museum during a community immersion activity

Community Immersion Activities at Weekend Respite House In the past few months we have worked harder to prioritize opportunities for our Weekend Respite House guests to get out and about in the community. Sometimes this takes a bit more preparation and even a bit of resourcefulness. This usually relates to where we might be going, […]

Breaking Barriers Today Outing

Breaking Barriers Today Outing pictured at Lugnuts stadium with Big Lug the team mascot

Breaking Barriers Today Outing! On a warm, sunny day the participants of Helping Hands Respite Care’s youth and young adult activity program, Breaking Barriers Today, experienced the excitement of going to a professional baseball game. You might remember these old baseball lyrics: “Take me out to the ball game. Take me out with the crowd. […]