HRA Partners with Notre Dame

HRA Partners with Notre Dame

Helping Restore Ability is thrilled to be a chosen nonprofit partner with the University of Notre Dame Lab for Economic Opportunities (LEO). During the fall of 2019, Helping Restore Ability went through a rigorous selection process to be one of 6 nonprofits to engage...
Disability Research Projects

Disability Research Projects

Helping Restore Ability has been pleased to serve as a research collaborator with the University of Texas at Arlington, University of Texas at San Antonio, University of Minnesota, University of Central Florida, and the National Science Foundation on a multi-year...
Calling All Nominations

Calling All Nominations

Each year the Sam Provence Award is given at the Helping Restore Ability annual gala in memory of Sam Provence, the founder of Helping Restore Ability. Born in 1949, Sam contracted polio at the age of 9, losing complete use of his arms and legs. With a reliance on a...
Meet David

Meet David

When David transferred from Mansfield Legacy High School to the Ben Barber Career & Technical School in Mansfield there was one gaping hole, his best friend Corrine. David met Corrine in art class when she was serving as a “Partner in Art”, a service...
Caregiver Spotlight: Gurthy Moore

Caregiver Spotlight: Gurthy Moore

In November of 1992, Gurthy Moore received a worried call from her daughter Barbara. Barbara had just begun a job a caregiver to Nikita, a wonderful woman who had become ¾ paralyzed in a tragic car accident. Barbara had been in a car accident herself and needed a...
Give the Gift of Independence

Give the Gift of Independence

For the sixth year, Helping Restore Ability is proud to be featured in the Greatest Gift Catalog Ever. As the holiday season approaches, we hope that you will consider giving the gift of independence and support to a child or adult with long-term disabilities. With...