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Potential Made Possible

4710 Timber Trail Drive
Middletown, Ohio 45044

MFD visits Abilities First


IMG 0583 Abilities First celebrated National Fire Prevention Week with the Middletown Fire Fighters from truck 82, Tuesday, October 4, 2017.


Transforming lives

logan 1Nothing can improve the collective prosperity of our families, businesses and communities more than all people working at their full potential. 
Logan is a good example of how Abilities First helps children prepare to learn and work at their individual potential.
To meet Logan, click his picture.  

Music Therapy is back!

IMG 2508Thanks to the AK Steel Foundation, The Community Foundation of West Chester / Liberty, and Huenfeld Trust Fund, Music Therapy is alive and well at Abilities First.
Kids will see a music therapist from Melodic Connections for approximately one hour per week throughout the school year. The music therapist will train the teachers to embed music therapy into their classroom instruction.IMG 2516


Superintendent's Visit

21766631 667284396809235 4039480556138976389 nThanks to Middletown City School District Superintendent Marlon Styles, for visiting Abilities First and learning about the comprehensive services we offer the community.

Parent Café at Abilities First

Several parents attended the Parent Cafe at Abilities First Tuesday, September 26th. Parent Cafés are for sharing, learning and socializing with 21768445 669111696626505 5720488829485140121 nother parents — in a space that appreciates all that parents have to offer and all that they need. Parent Cafés also provide parents with an opportunity to make friends, share parenting stories, learn about parenting resources and find solutions to issues they face as parents. "Parents were thrilled with the information they were able to share," said Krissy Reeves, Cafe coordinator. "Thanks to the Abilities First ECLC staff for volunteering their personal time to provide child care during the Cafe, and thanks the the many parents for attending," she added.

Abilities First Development Department offers a number of ways you can support local children with disabilities.

Please contact Development Department at 513-423-9496 if you have any questions.
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About Us

From birth through life, Abilities First of Middletown and Franklin, Ohio provides a broad array of individual and group programs for children and adults with disabilities.  

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Services for Children

Potential is Made Possible through our coordinated services - Autism Learning Center, Free Therapy Screenings, Pediatric Therapies, and Integrated Early Childhood Learning.

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