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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

2019 Spring Gala – Havana Nights


Join us for the Annual Spring Gala, Havana Nights, an entertaining evening with the Westmoreland County Blind Association! Date: Friday, March 1, 2019 Time:
 6:00 p.m. Location: 
Greensburg Country Club Price: $50 per person RSVP:
  724-837-1250 ext 11 or you can download the RSVP form below. We’ll have a savory Cuban dinner buffet and rum bar along … Continue reading 2019 Spring Gala – Havana Nights

WCBA Christmas Party


Photo for the 2018 WCBA Christmas Party.

WCBA celebrated our Annual Christmas Party at the Greensburg Country Club. Everyone enjoyed the luncheon, along with a surprise visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus, and finished the day with a fun afternoon of dancing. We’d like to send a special thank you to the Mt. Pleasant Lions Club for providing their delicious cakes. A … Continue reading WCBA Christmas Party