Tag Archive for: adults with disabilities

Impact NW Senior Services - Tai Chi

Grant from Kaiser Permanente Helps Seniors Thrive

Aging adults thrive when they are able to remain in their own homes, surrounded by a community of friends and family. We’re excited to announce that a generous $15,000 grant from Kaiser Permanente will allow us to continue to help Portland’s aging population thrive.
Club Impact participants meet new friends and hang out in a safe space for adults with disabilities to practice social skills.

Adults with disabilities need a space to socialize, too

Domestic violence impacts one in three women. But most incidents of domestic violence go unreported. Even fewer people seek help. Carmen is the exception.
Ralph Gilliam - Club Impact Founder

Community at Work: Ralph Gilliam

Ralph Gilliam, former Impact NW committee member & founder of Club Impact, a social club for adults with disabilities, shares his passion for helping others.
Club Impact - Oaks Park 2016

Fun at Oaks Amusement Park for Club Impact

Club members and friends enjoyed a day of fun rides and a picnic lunch at Oaks Park.
Club Impact participants celebrate at Oaks Park

Club Impact Celebrates 6 Years

"Last night we celebrated our 6th anniversary with pie, ice cream and participant testimonials. I had no idea how moving this would be," said Ralph Gilliam, Impact NW's volunteer who runs Club Impact.