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Aspire of WNY Celebrates B.R.I.D.G.E.S Program Graduation Ceremonies

Aspire of WNY Celebrates B.R.I.D.G.E.S Program Graduation Ceremonies

Tassels were turned on November 14th and 15th, as Aspire of WNY held graduation ceremonies to help recognize the graduates of the B.R.I.D.G.E.S. 1.0 and 2.0 programs at the agency’s Training Academy. B.R.I.D.G.E.S. (Bridging Relationships, Integration, Dreams, Goals,...

Implicit Bias Workshops at Aspire of WNY

Implicit Bias Workshops at Aspire of WNY

One of many steps taken to help create a more inclusive and accepting work environment here at Aspire of WNY is the new implicit bias workshops that are being offered to employees throughout the agency. These workshops aim to help employees be able to identify and...

Twirls and Tuxedos: Dancing the Day Away at Aspire of WNY’s Prom

Twirls and Tuxedos: Dancing the Day Away at Aspire of WNY’s Prom

Individuals at Aspire of WNY's 7 Community Drive location dressed to the nines to dance the day away at Prom on September 29th, 2023. The event involved colorful lights, fun decorations, fancy attire, and a DJ. Guests were able to take pictures in front of a prom...

A BOO-tiful Halloween with Individuals and Staff at Aspire of WNY!

A BOO-tiful Halloween with Individuals and Staff at Aspire of WNY!

At Aspire of WNY, we love to see the individuals we support and our amazing staff members go all out for holidays like Halloween! This year, Aspire of WNY had door decorating contests, costume reveals, and plenty of SPOOKY snacks to share. Please enjoy some of our...

In Memoriam of David Echevarria

In Memoriam of David Echevarria

Recently, Aspire of WNY was heartbroken to learn of the passing of one of the individuals that we have been honored to support, David Echevarria.  The team at Aspire of WNY, along with David's family, have put together this page to honor the memory of David and...

Aspire of WNY Attends Thirty Fifth Annual “DDDay”

Aspire of WNY Attends Thirty Fifth Annual “DDDay”

Aspire of WNY is proud to have recently attended the thirty-fifth annual Developmental Disabilities Awareness Day ("DDDay") at the Niagara Falls Convention Center. This was the first time the conference had been held in person since 2019, making this an extra exciting...