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We’re always busy at Emmaus! We want to keep you up-to-date about what’s happening at the Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh. You can follow our Community happenings here on the website, by following us on Facebook and Twitter, and by signing up for our e-mail and mailing lists. Thanks for your interest. We hope to see you at an Emmaus event soon!

In the News This Week

Check out these links for the latest news related to the intellectual and developmental disability community! 10/5/14: Paralympian speaks at Disability Pride dinner in Pittsburgh (Trib) 10/6/14: National Disabilities Employment Awareness Summit (PA Homepage) 10/8/14: Disability Employment Summit: October 13-15 (The Almanac) 10/8/14: Variety’s My Bike program expands throughout the state (WBOY) 10/8/14: October is […]

Thank You to Green Apple Barter Services!

Thank you to Green Apple Barter Services for inviting Emmaus to participate as one of six featured charities at last night’s Green Apple Trade Show! Emmaus had the opportunity to help Green Apple members learn more about our mission, and all proceeds from admission and raffles at the event benefitted Emmaus and the other charities […]

In the News This Week

Check out these links for the latest news related to the intellectual and developmental disability community! 9/1/14: Trac Fabrication all-terrain wheelchairs open world for disabled (TribLive) 9/2/14: Families, advocates react to low wages for people with disabilities (New Pittsburgh Courier) 9/2/14: Schumer backs bill for savings plan to help adults and families of children with […]

Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh Black & Gold Club

Announcing Our September Winners

Congratulations to the following September winners in the Emmaus Black & Gold Club: Two loaded value tickets for the Pirates vs. Brewers game on September 21st: Frank Gaudio A $50 giftcard for Darden Restaurants: John Rosso Four tickets to see the Pennsylvania Rebellion play in the 2015 season: Moira Monk A fleece blanket handmade by […]

Celebrating Our Direct Support Professionals

September 7th kicks off National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week! At Emmaus, we seek to ensure the highest quality of life for every resident and individual we serve, and no one has a bigger impact on quality of life than our Direct Support Professionals! We appreciate them each and every day!   Do you want […]

In the News This Week

Check out these links for the latest news related to the intellectual and developmental disability community! 8/18/14: Adults with ASD Choose to Become Small Business Owners (Autism Daily Newscast) 8/25/14: Allegheny County to Offer Financial Helping Hand to Some Group Home Residents (Post-Gazette) 8/25/14: People with Down Syndrome are Pioneers in Alzheimer’s Research (NPR) 8/26/14: […]

Register for the Emmaus Spirit Run!

Don’t Run for Us — Run WITH Us!  Calling all runners and walkers! The Emmaus Spirit Run will be held on October 18, 2014 at 10 am! The race starts at the South Shore Riverfront Park and will consist of a 5k race and a 1k Fun Walk. It’s a family-friendly event, and all are […]

Emmaus Golf Classic: 9/22/14!

The Emmaus Golf Classic: A Liberty Mutual Insurance Invitational is coming up on September 22, 2014 at The Club at Nevillewood. Sponsorships, program ads/tee signs, and foursomes are still available! Sign up online or by downloading a registration form today! Special thanks to our national sponsors–Liberty Mutual Insurance (Presenting Sponsor), Taylormade adidas, Sports Vision Eyewear, […]

Emmaus Community Night: 9/16/14

The next Emmaus Community Night will be held on September 16, 2014 at the Prince of Peace Parish Hall (81 S. 13th St.)in the South Side. Everyone is welcome to attend! Emmaus Community Night is an opportunity for Emmaus residents, staff, family members, volunteers, and friends to come together for an evening of sharing. There […]

Join us at Mad Mex for a Benefit Dinner!

Join the Emmaus Young Professional Advisory Board for an evening of food and fun as we celebrate Halloween & the Day of the Dead at Mad Mex in Shadyside! Mad Mex will donate all proceeds to the Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh! Your $40 ticket includes: a Mexican buffet, one 16oz Dos Equis draft or 16 […]