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Senior Team Announced at Glenwood

  Ken Oliver, the newly named president and chief executive officer of Glenwood, Inc., has announced the senior team that will manage the nonprofit organization. Glenwood touched the lives of more than 18,000 families last year through more than 20 … Continue reading

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Girl Scouts Bring Cheer to Campus

On Saturday, December 14th, for the 16th year in a row, Girl Scouts from the Vestavia area came to Glenwood’s main campus to deliver presents and spend time with the individuals that we serve. All the troops are from Girl … Continue reading

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Save the Date for Big Top 2020

Step right up to the BIGGEST event of the year! Exciting changes are in store for Big Top 2020! The date has been set for February 21, 2020 and the tent will be raised in a new location. Haven in … Continue reading

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A Very Special Christmas Moment

Sometimes you witness something so special, it’s hard to describe. When you know of a 40-year-old woman who is on the severe end of the autism spectrum, and who has no family (except the Glenwood staff who work with her … Continue reading

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Oliver Assumes President and CEO Position at Glenwood

Ken Oliver has assumed the role of president and chief executive officer for Glenwood, Inc.  Deborah “Lee” Yount announced her retirement from the role after more than 38 years as the leader of the organization that touched the lives of … Continue reading

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Twelve Tips for Helping Individuals with Autism Have a Happy Holiday Season

While many happily anticipate the coming holiday season, families of people on the autism spectrum also understand the special challenges that may occur when schedules are disrupted and routines broken. Our hope is that by following these few helpful tips, … Continue reading

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Connections Newsletter Fall 2019

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How do I help my family understand my child’s autism diagnosis?

Article written  by Sara at KGH Autism Services Chances are your family members have heard of autism, but it can still be confusing for them to understand what that might mean for your child. Time of onset, severity, and characteristics … Continue reading

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Thank You, Capstone!

Glenwood was honored to nominate the winner for Outstanding Corporate Citizen for the AFP National Philanthropy Day award luncheon. Capstone Collegiate Communities (C3) will forever hold a special place in our hearts.  AFP shared that “the Outstanding Corporate Citizen Award has been presented since 1982 … Continue reading

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Pecan Shop is Open for Business

Glenwood’s pecans have a purpose. Every purchase of our pecans and coffees raises funds essential for the operation of Glenwood’s programs and services for children, adolescents, adults, and families affected by autism and behavioral health disorders.  Over 43 years ago … Continue reading

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