For more than 50 years, Hattie Larlham has provided quality health care services for people with developmental disabilities. During the past half century, the need for quality services for people with developmental disabilities diversified.
Today, Hattie Larlham operates businesses that offer a bright future for people with developmental disabilities by providing training, employment and socialization. Your support of these brands directly impacts the lives of children and adults with developmental disabilities.
Social enterprises like Hattie’s Café & Gifts and Hattie's Doggie Day Care & Boarding offer adults with developmental disabilities meaningful employment and quality products and services to the public. Hattie’s Café & Gifts operates several locations throughout Northeast Ohio where customers can get everything from a cup of coffee to lunch to a unique gift. The company also operates a bakery, online store and vending operation. Hattie's Doggie Day Care & Boarding provides customers with daytime and overnight care for their dog when they are at work or out of town.
Hattie Larlham is a nonprofit organization providing health care, residential, respite/private-duty home care, vocational and social programs to 1,800 children and adults with developmental disabilities. Hattie Larlham social enterprises provide supported employment to adults with developmental disabilities.
Hattie’s Café & Gifts is a Hattie Larlham vocational program for adults with disabilities. Each café offers fair trade coffees, fresh baked goods, chocolates, sandwiches and unique gifts. Your patronage provides a safe and educational environment where people with disabilities learn valuable and rewarding career skills as they contribute to their community.
Rather than leave your dogs at home alone when you go out of town, give them a stay at Hattie's Doggie Day Care & Boarding. Each dog enjoys furnished theme rooms and indoor and outdoor play areas. Dogs receive the individualized attention of a staff that includes people with developmental disabilities pursing a animal care career and their job coaches.
Hattie's Creative Arts uses professional artists, or trackers, to work with artists with developmental disabilities at Hattie Larlham to create expressive works of art. Trackers work to uncover each artist's creativity. The program includes painting, photography, sculpting, music, poetry and other forms of artistic expression. Artwork from this program is available for sale to the public.
The Hattie's Preschool is a fun environment for children without disabilities from the community to play and grow.
Hattie's Gardens is a vocational program for adults with developmental disabilities that provides training in sustainable agriculture. Working with Hattie Larlham job coaches, employees learn soil preparation, proper tool use, crop care and other valuable skills.
Constant Companions is a program for adults with developmental disabilities that focuses on the mutually beneficial interaction between people with developmental disabilities and domestic animals such as cats, rabbits, birds and fish. The animals are used to encourage participants to nurture and learn about the animals in their care.
Hattie's Assembly is a vocational training program for adults with developmental disabilities. The program focuses on developing coordination, fine motor and communication skills.
Hattie's Catering is a vocational training program for adults with developmental disabilities.
Hattie's Vending is a vocational training program for adults with developmental disabilities.