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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!

Seven Springs

At the annual Emmaus Community Seven Springs vacation, residents have the opportunity to relax and enjoy fellowship with one another, while taking in the beauty of Seven Springs. Check out these great photos! There’s always an adventure to be found on our Seven Springs vacation!


Our History

Emmaus has been providing services for people with intellectual disabilities for more than twenty years.  The Community began as a small, grassroots organization, with one home in Pittsburgh’s South Side neighborhood, and has grown into a well-known and respected provider in the Pittsburgh region.