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The Auxiliary to The Ability Center’s Style Show

October 2 | The Pinnacle

Empowering individuals with disabilities

To assist people with disabilities to live, work, and socialize within a fully accessible community.

Our Programs

Life Skills

Provides independent living skills training for youth with disabilities to prepare them for adulthood.

Assistance Dogs for Achieving Independence (ADAI)

Helps children and adults with disabilities achieve greater independence by training and placing service and therapy dogs.

Home Accessibility

Builds ramps and constructs home modifications necessary for maintaining independent living.

Equipment Loan

A platform for individuals seeking to buy or sell disability equipment, including used wheelchairs, wheelchair lifts, wheelchair ramps, and accessible vehicles.


Learn about our advocacy work and gain access to online resources related to disability advocacy issues.

What’s Going On

Keep up to date with our events, news, and the latest blog posts

Attend Events

  • Hug a Pup – Maumee Branch Library

    "Hug a Pup" is a socialization event for the puppies in The Ability Center of Greater Toledo's Assistance Dogs for Achieving Independence's (ADAI) Program. Join us to learn more about opportunities to foster or sit for the ADAI puppies in training.

    September 24 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am

  • Access to Buildings under the ADA – Seminar

    Does your job require ensuring that your agency’s buildings are accessible in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)? Looking to gain a better understanding of the laws around building accessibility? Department of Justice architect, Diane Perry, will offer an overview of ADA accessibility requirements, an informative panel will discuss the intersection of the

    September 27 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

  • Auxiliary Style Show, IMAGINE!

    Auxiliary to The Ability Center Style Show and luncheon, IMAGINE will take place on Wednesday, October 2, 2019. Guests are encouraged to bring friends to shop local vendors, participate in raffles and a silent auction, enjoy a delicious meal, and experience fashions.

    October 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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IN THE NEWS: Gabe's Ramp on 13abc

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