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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!

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Rest & Relaxation on the Emmaus Vacation!

Today, the Emmaus residents return from a time of fun, rest, and relaxation at the Jumonville Retreat Center! This annual Community vacation is an opportunity for everyone to spend some slowing down and enjoying one another’s company. We look forward to it all year long! This year’s events included arts and tie-dye fun, a special […]

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The unexpected benefits of being a DSP: Giving kindness, finding friendship.

What’s it like to be a DSP? Read Meghan’s story and find out! “Meghan grew up watching her mother work with and support children with special needs. She admired her mom’s patience and saw her impact on the kids. Knowing that people with disabilities of all ages lack supports, Meghan thought maybe she could make […]

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Emmaus Purse Bash: 2/23/2019

Join us for the Emmaus Purse Bash on February 23, 2019 at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart High School! This fun, BYOB girls’ night out event features dinner and dessert, raffles and prizes, and the feature event–TEN designer purse giveaways for all ticket holders! Get your tickets today! Click here for tickets!

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2/2/2019: Pitts-burrrrgh Drowned Hogs take an ice-cold swim to benefit Emmaus!

On February 2nd, 2019, the Pitts-burrrgh Drowned Hogs will be jumping in the Mon to benefit the Emmaus Community! IT’S EASY- HERE’S HOW! SWIMMERS- Sign up to register online by clicking this link. When you follow this link, click the button “START FUNDRAISING”, that will allow you to customize your own fundraising page with a […]

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Emmaus is now hiring! Come share your life with people with intellectual disabilities!

Local and national media have voted Emmaus as a “Top Place to Work” and as “Workplace with the Strongest Ethics and Values.” This is because at Emmaus, we’re not just doing our jobs. We’re making a difference in people’s lives. We’re building a real community between people with and without disabilities, recognizing that we ALL have gifts […]