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Oct 09, 2015, 14:20 ET

Victory Living Programs Combines Fun and Fundraising at Annual "Queen Witch for the Day" Luncheon

 Costumes, champagne, a gourmet lunch, and a lot of laughs is what the annual "Queen Witch for the Day" event is all about. Victory Living...

Oct 02, 2015, 15:30 ET

Victory Living Program Sends "Everyday Heroes" to Tampa, Florida to Participate in the 62nd Annual ARC of Florida Convention

 Advocating for individuals with developmental disabilities and empowering them to lead more independent lives is something the Arc of Florida...

Aug 04, 2015, 20:00 ET

Employing Individuals with Disabilities Yields Positive Results for Victory Living Programs

 This July marked the 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act, signed into law on July, 26, 1990. As Americans celebrated this...

Jun 29, 2015, 16:00 ET

Adults with Disabilities Live Independently with the Help of Victory Living Programs' Supported Living and Supported Employment Programs

Wanda "Wendy" Wall and Joel Jacobs are two vivacious characters who are roommates and co-workers and have shared a two-bedroom, third floor...

Jun 18, 2015, 16:00 ET

Victory Living Programs Partners with Special Olympics Florida to Promote Healthy Lifestyles Among Adult Clients with Disabilities

 The Center for Disease Control reports that adults with disabilities are three times more likely to have heart disease, diabetes, cancer or...

Feb 19, 2015, 15:15 ET

Enjoy A Little Piece of Paradise at Victory Living Programs' Annual "Cheeseburger in Paradise" Event

For one night only, Victory Living Programs will once again transport guests to an island paradise-themed event complete with the best burgers in...

Jan 23, 2015, 21:05 ET

ABLE Act Will Benefit Individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities

 With bipartisan Congressional support and a stroke of President Obama's pen, the families of individuals with intellectual/developmental...

Dec 11, 2014, 14:00 ET

Victory Living Programs' Clients Enjoy Holiday Gifts Thanks To Pinion Inc.

Pinion Inc. will embrace the spirit of giving again this year when they play  'Santa' to the clients of Victory Living Programs at Victory...

Nov 21, 2014, 17:35 ET

Victory Living Programs Receives Help from Home Depot to Refurbish Client Garden

 Thanks to the generosity of the employees at the Home Depot in Coconut Creek, Fla., the individuals with disabilities in Victory Living...

Nov 17, 2014, 16:30 ET

Victory Living Programs' Adult Day Training Program Clients Give Back By Cooking Up a Thanksgiving Feast

 A week before Thanksgiving, those who benefit from the opportunities provided by Victory Living Programs will give thanks to those who help...

Oct 28, 2014, 14:00 ET

Victory Living Programs' Residents Give Back Despite Challenges They Face

 Generous, kind and philanthropic are three words that accurately describe the participants of Victory Living Programs' Adult Day Training...

Oct 23, 2014, 18:00 ET

Nonprofit Uses Digital Media to Personify Mission

 Victory Living Programs has turned the microphone and video camera over to their most powerful advocates - the individuals they serve. In...

Sep 19, 2014, 13:15 ET

Victory Living Programs Hosts "Queen Witch for the Day" Luncheon to Support Individuals with Disabilities

Ladies far and wide are invited to join in a "wicked" fabulous celebration that will culminate in crowning the "2014 Queen Witch for the Day." This...

Aug 04, 2014, 18:30 ET

Victory Living Programs Participates In Macy's Ninth Annual "Shop For A Cause"

 Macy's and Victory Living Programs invite customers to participate in Macy's ninth annual national "Shop For A Cause" charity shopping event...

Jun 05, 2014, 06:23 ET

"The Victory Aces," Victory Living Programs' Volleyball Team, Heads to the Special Olympics USA Games

 For some, playing a sport is about the training, the mental focus and of course, the win. For members of the Victory Living Programs...

Apr 16, 2014, 13:13 ET
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Special Olympics Teaches Victory Living Programs Clients Healthy Diet and Exercise Habits

 Teaching healthy diet and exercise habits to adults with special needs can be more challenging than with most groups of people, but for...

Mar 18, 2014, 18:15 ET
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Victory Living Programs Among Developmental Disability Advocates Urging Lawmakers to Invest in Florida's Communities

 Today, The Arc of Florida, Victory Living Programs and Florida Developmental Disabilities Council unveiled a plan designed to ensure that...

Feb 19, 2014, 10:50 ET
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Victory Living Programs Hosts "Cheeseburger in Paradise" To Help Individuals with Disabilities Help Themselves

 Does attending an event with the best burgers in town sound like fun? Victory Living Programs' Cheeseburger in Paradise event is one of Fort...

Jan 29, 2014, 12:46 ET
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Robert J. & LaVerne M. Murdick Charitable Fund of the Greater Saint Louis Community Foundation Award Grant to Victory Living Programs

Victory Living Programs is the proud recipient of a $1,250.00 grant made possible by the Robert J. & LaVerne M. Murdick Charitable Fund of the...

Dec 18, 2013, 20:33 ET
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2013 Annual Victory Living Programs' Holiday Party Sponsored by Pinion Inc. and The Capital Grille to be Featured on CBS's Focus on S. Florida Show

 On December 21, 2013 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. clients in Victory Living's Supported Living Program and Adult Day Training Program will enjoy a...