Tag Archives: hearing impairment

How EPI-HAB Can Accommodate Job Placement Centers with Clients Who Have Disabilities

People with disabilities face a host of employment barriers, including a lingering stigma that can foster job discrimination. They are twice as likely to be unemployed when compared to the general population, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics—yet roughly half of unemployed people with developmental disabilities say they want to work. EPI-HAB […]

Q&A: EPI-HAB’s New President on Priorities and Opportunities

Torrey Rogers selected to lead the Phoenix nonprofit forward EPI-HAB Phoenix, Inc. is thrilled to announce the appointment of Torrey Rogers as the organization’s new president. Rogers succeeds Matt Redmann, who retired after serving in the role for more than 13 years. Rogers, who took the helm at the beginning of the month, is new […]

EPI-HAB’s Website Gets a Facelift

EPI-HAB Phoenix, Inc., a not-for-profit company focused on providing meaningful employment for individuals with epilepsy and other challenges, is pleased to announce the launch of the organization’s new and enhanced website.   Some of the revamped site’s features include: A refreshed, modern design Improved, user-friendly functionality Providing visitors with a clear understanding of EPI-HAB’s mission and […]

A Look Back at EPI-HAB’s 60th Anniversary Celebration

EPI-HAB Phoenix, Inc. was founded in 1958 when a group of business and medical professionals came together to provide meaningful employment to individuals with epilepsy. As the medical industry made strides in the control of epileptic seizures, EPI-HAB (Epileptic Habitat) welcomed individuals with other challenges; hearing impairment, physical limitations, and mild mental difficulties. Through its […]

EPI-HAB Achieves $60K Giveback Goal with Valley Center of the Deaf Donation

EPI-HAB Phoenix, Inc. reached its $60,000 donation goal with a final $6,000 “Six Decades of Service” gift to Valley Center of the Deaf (VCD), a Phoenix-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization providing services to individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing, and deaf and blind.   EPI-HAB’s “Six Decades of Service” Celebration To commemorate its 60 years […]

EPI-HAB Gifts $5,000 to Child-Focused Respite and Palliative Care Facility

Donation to Ryan House is sixth in series celebrating “Six Decades of Service” Yesterday, EPI-HAB Phoenix, Inc. made a $5,000 donation to Ryan House, a child-focused respite and palliative care facility in Phoenix. To commemorate 60 years in business, EPI-HAB is donating a total of $60,000 to local nonprofits in the coming months. The organization […]

EPI-HAB Donates $6,000 to Arizona’s Only Tuition-Free, Special Needs Summer Camp

Donation to Lions Camp Tatiyee is fifth in series celebrating “Six Decades of Service”   To commemorate 60 years in business, EPI-HAB Phoenix, Inc. is donating a total of $60,000 to local nonprofits in the coming months. To-date, EPI-HAB’s “Six Decades of Service” celebration has included giving: $6,600  to Lura Turner Homes $5,300 to The Epilepsy Foundation […]

EPI-HAB to Donate a Total of $60,000 to Local Not-For-Profit Organizations and Charitable Causes

As EPI-HAB approaches its 60th anniversary, we would like to celebrate and reflect upon the valued service and meaningful work we have provided to companies and individuals within our Greater Phoenix Metropolitan community. Over our “Six Decades of Service,” we’ve come a long way from our humble beginnings but have always remained true to our mission. […]