ACHIEVA

Rating: 4.92 stars   12 reviews

Issues: Disabilities, Human Services

Location: 711 Bingham Street Pittsburgh PA 15203 USA

Mission: Excellence in lifelong services for people with disabilities and their families.
Results: Last year we served approximately 10,000 individuals with disabilities and their families.
Target demographics: We provide a lifetime of services to people with disabilities and their families
Direct beneficiaries per year: 10,000
Geographic areas served: Pennsylvania
Programs: ACHIEVA provides supports and services to nearly 10,000 people with disabilities and their families each year.
  • Early Intervention
  • Preschool Readiness
  • Educational Advocacy
  • Camping and Recreation Programs
  • Vocational Training and Placement
  • Residential Homes and Lifestyle Support
  • Senior Citizens Support and Protective Services
  • Respite and Home Care Services
  • Trust Services for individuals with disabilities
  • Educational Workshops for Self Advocates, Parents and Educators
  • Lifetime Family Support
  • Advocacy and Public Awareness
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EIN 25-1505216
412-995-5000
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Rating: 5 stars  

I have been involved with Achieva for many years in different roles. Presently, I am a member of the board of directors. Achieva serves a vital role in our community serving individuals with disabilities and their families. Achieva has a strong team of passionate advocates who desire to help individuals with disabilities.

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you tell others about this organization?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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Rating: 5 stars  

As the parent of a client being served through Achieva (Arc of Westmoreland), and as a Board member of the Arc of Westmorelannd I am filled with pride to see first hand the incredible work that Achieva and its affiliates provides. This organization is a blessing for all who are desperate for help, care , and compassion for themselves or their loved ones who are in need of special services. Thanks, Ron Toncini

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

Likely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you tell others about this organization?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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Rating: 5 stars  

I have served as a volunteer and trustee for many non-profits in many different cities over the years. My involvement with Achieva began in 2002 when I moved to Pittsburgh. The mission statement for the organization is as broad as any I have ever experienced. More importantly, perhaps, is the ability to execute consistently, efficiently and with efficacy to those it serves so that time and capital are leveraged to maximize assistance. I am proud to be associated with this fine organization and have observed first hand the many times we have made a difference in people's lives. Additionally, the Achieva leadership is highly involved in the local, state and national level to positively affect legislation and goverment budgets.

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you tell others about this organization?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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Rating: 5 stars  

ACHIEVA provides cradle to grave services to people with disabilities and their families. From early intervention, advocacy, residential services, and so much more, ACHIEVA is the leading resource and provider of services. ACHIEVA operates with a high level of accountability to their clients and the community.

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you tell others about this organization?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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Rating: 5 stars  

The experience with Achieva and their affiliate company, Arc of Westmoreland has been unbelievably rewarding. The staff and management are very passionate and dedicated to serving the needs of those they serve. They change people lives for the better every day. I have seen it first hand and this is why I feel so privileged to serve on their Board.

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you tell others about this organization?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2005

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Rating: 5 stars  

As a trustee, I am proud to be associated with ACHIEVA. Many times have I been thanked by folks when I mention my board position. As service recipients, they appreciate the assistance, support and clear information that has been provided to them. It is so rewarding to hear from those who ACHIEVA is designed to support verifying and praising the organization from every level. It's good to know people are getting the supports that they need and reinforces my commitment to this organization.

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you tell others about this organization?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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