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17th Annual Golf Outing


Greensburg Country Club

Join the Westmoreland County Blind Association for our 17th Annual Golf Outing. Date: Friday, June 7 New Times: Registration at 7:30 a.m. Shotgun start at 9:00 a.m. Location: Greensburg Country Club Price: $100 per golfer (limited to the first 120 golfers) We have a great day planned for attendees including 18 holes of golf with … Continue reading 17th Annual Golf Outing

PA State Representative Eric Nelson’s Visit To WCBA’s Facility


Here is a video of PA State Representative Eric Nelson’s visit to WCBA’s facility last Friday. He is helping explain the importance of sheltered workshops and the value they have for employing special needs individuals. Don’t forget to join us Tuesday, April 16 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for our Spring Open House. Everyone … Continue reading PA State Representative Eric Nelson’s Visit To WCBA’s Facility

March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month


March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month! Join the WCBA as we celebrate “life side by side” all month long and help us remind everyone that we value what is important to people with disabilities and their families who are striving for everyday lives no different than that of all others! Click below to read Pennsylvania … Continue reading March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

Action Alert – Tell Congress TODAY to Vote NO on the Raise the Wage Act!


In January, the United States House and Senate introduced companion bills to raise the minimum wage over time. The bills, H.R. 582 and S. 150, The Raise the Wage Act, include language that would eliminate Section 14(c) of the Fair Labor Standards Act, which would eviscerate opportunities for people with significant disabilities who enjoy and … Continue reading Action Alert – Tell Congress TODAY to Vote NO on the Raise the Wage Act!

Record Setting Attendance At Our Spring Gala


Thanks to everyone who attended the WCBA’s Spring Gala, Havana Nights. We had record setting attendance with more than 200 guests this year! Thanks again to all of our sponsors for supporting this event and helping make it a special night! You can read more about the event and see a few photos in this … Continue reading Record Setting Attendance At Our Spring Gala

Celebrate Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) Awareness Month


March is Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) Awareness Month. Join the IDD awareness committee in Center Court at Westmoreland Mall on March 2nd from 11am-3pm for a celebration of “Health and Wellness”. They’ll be sharing resources and activities while celebrating diversity and community integration. Attendees can also participate in interactive games and demonstrations for people … Continue reading Celebrate Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) Awareness Month