Archived News & Events, February 2021

02.26.2021

Happy Birthday, Cindy

Cindy from the Galey home at Merakey AVS celebrated her birthday with her housemates and staff members. She asked for a music box and Willie Wonka and the Chocolate Factory movie, and she was thrilled when she opened them. Happy Birthday, Cindy!

Happy Birthday, Cindy
Happy Birthday, Cindy
02.26.2021

Staying Creative at Merakey AVS

The staff at the Hummelstown campus at Merakey AVS in Pittsburgh continue to find creative ways to engage the individuals they support!​​​​​​​

Staying Creative at Merakey AVS
Staying Creative at Merakey AVS
02.19.2021

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Held at Merakey AVS – In the News

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic

Merakey AVS in Coraopolis, PA hosted a vaccine clinic last week for staff and individuals served. WPXI was there to film and interview our staff, who were eager to share their reasons for getting the vaccine.

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02.19.2021

Happy Birthday, Raymond

Happy birthday!

Happy Birthday, Raymond, from the Wildwood Home at Merakey AVS! He and others from the home celebrated with cake and presents, which brought a huge smile to Raymond’s face.

02.17.2021

Crafting the Winter Months Away

Twanda from the Cook Road Home in the Franklin/Fulton region in Pennsylvania enjoys painting, and made the beautiful flower pots displayed. Great job, Twanda!

Crafting the Winter Months Away
02.17.2021

Celebrating the Superbowl

The ladies at Buckskin celebrated the big game with a party. Looks like everyone had a great time!​​​​​​​

Celebrating the Superbowl
Celebrating the Superbowl
02.09.2021

Making Gingerbread Houses During the Holidays

Throughout the holiday season, the individuals residing in a number of Allegheny and Beaver County IDD homes made festive gingerbread houses. Watch this video to see their beautiful creations!

02.09.2021

Staying Connected During COVID

Wendy from Merakey AVS’s Nolte Home in Western PA is a member of the Greater McKees Rocks 15136 Rotary Club and has continued to stay connected with members through meetings on Zoom.

Staying Connected During COVID