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Meet Derek Moran – Program Director, Valley Village ADHC



Derek Moran, Program Director at the Valley Village Adult Day Health Center (ADHC) in Winnetka, has been with Valley Village for almost 2 years.  His desire to help others and make the world a better place has been with him his whole life. He has spent his life volunteering with...

Cathy And Stan’s Family Story



Cathy and Stan live as a big, happy family in their Valley Village group home where they care for six men with developmental and intellectual disabilities. In that home, they shared major life events with the guys. “We’ve shared our wedding and we raised our son Stan.” They...

Giselle’s Story – Work From Your Heart

“I’ve found a way to connect with people that makes them feel happy and comfortable,” shares Giselle about her work at Valley Village.  Each day, she engages with clients. They talk, sing and dance together, depending on clients’ choices and what they’d like to...

Yanira’s Story – Valley Village is Family

Yanira started as a a Program Aid at Valley Village in Winnetka’s Day Program with a behavior group almost twenty years ago. In that time, she’s assisted clients in various ways, including:  Arts and crafts, toileting, feeding, daily routines, activities, giving attenti...