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  • May 05, 2014

    CQL Awards People Inc. with Person-centered Excellence Accreditation

    First Agency Headquartered in WNY to Undergo Rigorous Process, Receive Coveted Award   May 5, 2014: People Inc., Western New York's leading non-profit human services agency, has been awarded the coveted four-year, national Person-centered Excellence Accreditation from CQL | The Council on

  • Apr 30, 2014

    Susan Conners to Speak about Tourette Syndrome at Museum of disABILITY History

    Presentation to focus on strategies and techniques for working with persons with Tourette Syndrome UPDATED - NEW EVENT DATE As part of its Dialogues on disABILITY Speaker Series, the Museum of disABILITY History is excited to welcome Susan Conners, author and president and founder of the To

  • Apr 16, 2014

    Headway of Western New York Hosts Annual Spring Fundraiser

    Headway of WNY, a not-for-profit agency and an affiliate of People Inc., will host their annual fundraising event, “Moonlight on the Green” on Thursday, May 15, from 5:30 p.m.-9 p.m. It will be held at Westwood Country Club, Windows on the Green, 772 North Forest Road, Williamsville (co

  • Apr 10, 2014

    You are invited to the Prom!

    Dress up in your prom best for Agapé Parents’ Fellowship’s Spring Dance and Theme Basket Auction   Sunday, April 13, 2014 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. Woodlawn Volunteer Fire Co. 3281 Lakeshore Rd. Hamburg, NY   Admission Adults: $5.00 Children ages 3-12: $3.00 Ch

  • Apr 04, 2014

    Raising Matty Christian Inspirational Documentary Featured at Spring 2014 disABILITIES Film Festival and Speaker Series

    The Museum of disABILITY History and People Inc. will host the Spring 2014 Annual disABILITIES Film Festival and Speaker Series on Friday, April 25, 2014, at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Dipson Amherst Theatre, 3500 Main Street in Buffalo. The featured film is Raising Matty Christian. The purpose of the ev

  • Apr 01, 2014

    Rivershore, Inc. Announces Affiliation with People Inc.

    Agency Leads the Way in a Bold Move to Strengthen Operational Excellence   Lewiston, N.Y.----April 2, 2014----Rivershore, Inc., a private not-for-profit organization that supports people living with developmental and other disabilities in Niagara County, announced today that it has become

  • Mar 18, 2014

    People Inc., Museum of disABILITY History, and Headway of WNY to Participate in Spring It On, Buffalo Niagara's Day of Giving

    People Inc. is happy to announce that there are three ways that community members are able to support the agency through the Spring It On campaign through the United Way of Buffalo & Erie County by contributing to the People Inc. Foundation, the Museum of disABILITY History and Headway of WNY.

  • Feb 14, 2014

    People Inc. Introduces Senior Companion Program

    Helping to Make Independence for Seniors a Reality   People Inc. has recently acquired the Senior Companion Program from Child and Family Services. The program’s goal is to provide aid and, ultimately, independence to seniors and other adults who are frail or homebound. Among other

  • Feb 06, 2014

    University of Toledo Professor Kim E. Nielsen Joins Dialogues on disABILITY Speaker Series

    Presentation to focus on the importance of disabilities throughout history   As part of its Dialogues on disABILITY Speaker Series , the Museum of disABILITY History will host author and professor, Kim E. Nielsen. The presentation, entitled “Disability History is Our History,&rdquo