Fight ableism. Include & empower all.
PYD's goal is to create a world where young people with disabilities will be able to live with dignity and pride in who they are, and to lead self-determined lives filled with purpose. To make this happen, we build the skills and abilities of young people with disabilities, and increase the inclusivity of workplaces, organizations, and communities.
Statement from Partners for Youth with Disabilities (PYD) Condemning the Violent and Tragic Murder of Jordan Neely and the Brutality of Policing and Assault of Black Individuals
Jordan Neely, entertainer and Michael Jackson impersonator, was a Black disabled man experiencing mental health struggles, homelessness, and food insecurity. On Monday, May 1st, Jordan was murdered on the NYC […]
7 Resources for Pride Month
As an organization that serves youth within the LGBTQIA+ community, part of our ...
Lillian Ellmore Wins Denny’s Hungry for Education™ Scholarship Contest
Denny’s Hungry for Education™ Virtual Winners’ Celebration announced PYD’s ...
An Inside Look into Party 4 PYD 2022
Held in a hybrid format on Wednesday, May 4, 2022, Party 4 PYD brought together ...