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Part Time Direct Support Professional

TITLE: Part Time Direct Support Professional PRIMARY LOCATIONS: South Side / Brookline / Dormont / Mt. Lebanon AVAILABILITY REQUIRED: Mon. thru Fri. 2-10pm / Weekends between 9am – 10pm START DATE: Immediately STARTING SALARY: $11 / hour QUALIFICATIONS: GED/ HS Diploma or above Driver’s License Act 33/34 clearances & FBI clearance Physical w/ two step […]

First Annual Emmaus Founders Day

On October 14, 2012, Emmaus residents, staff, and friends gathered at our first annual Emmaus Founders Day to celebrate our many blessings, past and present, and to reflect on all the things we love about this Community.  Guests enjoyed a cook out at the Family Retreat Center, followed by games, crafts, fishing, and fellowship.  Everyone […]

Emmaus Staff Award Winners

Joycelyn Harper and Sara Stillwell, staff members of the Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh, received the Kuem Rye Park Memorial Fund Award on March 16. The Kuem Rye Park Memorial Fund was created by Michael Surh, grandson of Mrs. Kuem Rye Park, to promote excellence in helping individuals with intellectual disabilities. His grandmother passed away when […]

Direct Support Internships at Emmaus

Emmaus is accepting applications for direct support internships. This is a great opportunity for students interested in gaining experience in the field of intellectual disabilities. Internships are available in our residential homes in South Side, Brookline, Dormont and Mt. Lebanon. Duties include working alongside direct support professionals while assisting individuals with activities of daily living […]

Young Professional Advisory Board

The Emmaus Young Professional Advisory Board hosts special events to support the mission of Emmaus throughout the year. Past events have included Emmaus Pirates Night, Pins for a Purpose, and a “Spread the Word to End the Word” awareness-raising event at BD’s Mongolian Grill.

2011 Black & Gold Bash

The 2011 Black & Gold Bash was an evening of food, football, and fun at the Sheraton at Station Square. Emmaus residents, staff, and friends all joined together to cheer on the Steelers and enjoy some tailgate-style food and drinks. Everyone had a blast at this year’s event! We even had a visit from Steely […]

Pentecost Social

The Annual Emmaus Pentecost Eve Social kicks off with a special Mass, where individuals with intellectual disabilities participate as altar servers, gift bearers, greeters, and readers. Following the service, there is a spaghetti dinner and dance in the church social hall. Everyone always has a great time celebrating together!