The Pennsylvania Association of Rehabilitation Facilities (PARF) is a statewide organization of facilities serving individuals with disabilities. Each year, member organizations gather to honor rehabilitation providers across the state.
Opportunities Unlimited of Erie was awarded the 2010 Rehabilitation Agency Recognition Award, for outstanding achievement in the development of an exemplary program of service for individuals with disabilities.
Opportunities Unlimited of Erie received special commendations for having provided a service to a special group of persons with disabilities who previously have not received services, and for having developed a technique which has the possibility of being replicated in other rehabilitation programs.
Kathleen Horan, Director of Opportunities Unlimited of Erie, as well as members of the OU board of directors and the entire OU team of professionals attended the conference, with Horan accepting the award from PARF President, Gene Bianco.