Ability Network of Delaware Hosts the 10th Annual DSP Day Celebration on Aug. 29

August 27, 2019

Ability Network of Delaware (A.N.D.), a nonprofit association founded in 1988 to represent community service providers, today announced that legislators, advocates, families and friends will join hundreds of Direct Support Professionals (DSPs) at the 10th annual DSP Day celebration on Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019. At the awards luncheon held that day, DSPs will be honored […]

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Ability Network of Delaware’s Response to the Joint Finance Committee Vote on McNesby Act Appropriation

May 29, 2019

Today, Delaware’s Joint Finance Committee (JFC) voted to approve $4 million for FY 2020 to help close the funding gap for services to adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). “Because so many DSPs have left their positions in nonprofit agencies like Elwyn and Easterseals to take better-paying jobs in Delaware and the mid-Atlantic region, […]

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Member Spotlight

Mosaic

Ability Network of Delaware (A.N.D.) member Mosaic in Delaware was happy to welcome Shavonne Brathwaite, who took the reigns as the executive director on February 15, 2016. “I feel like I have been called to do this work. Service is now and has always been in my heart for as long as I can remember.” […]

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