Stepping Stones is a nonprofit, United Way partner agency that has been making an impact on the Greater Cincinnati community since 1963. They offer a variety of educational and recreation program opportunities for individuals with disabilities.
Stepping Stones is known for innovation and creatively meeting the unmet needs of the community. In 1963, they pioneered camping programs for children and adults who had few or no alternatives by founding the region’s first summer program for individuals with disabilities.
Their Step-Up program was also Southwest Ohio’s first alternative education program of its kind for students on the autism spectrum who have exhausted options in traditional school settings. Currently, the program serves students from more than 13 school districts.
At Stepping Stones, children, teens, and adults with various abilities find pathways to independence that improve their lives and enable them to be more fully participating members of the community. Their programs include:
Best Ever Causes has donated $1,000 to help benefit Stepping Stones’ recreation and educational programs for children, teens, and adults with disabilities. Donations like ours support materials, games, art, supplies, and more for these programs.
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