Cincinnati Pride 2024 Accessibility Updates

The Cincinnati Pride Festival is a family-friendly, fun event that takes place at Sawyer Point Park on June 22nd, 2024. It is free for everyone, with food, drinks, vendors and entertainment fill your Saturday afternoon with fun. Join us in celebrating LGBTQIA+ pride and learn more on Cincinnati Pride’s website. View Cincinnati Pride’s accessibility webpage. […]

Music and Poetry Performance by Emily Ash

Wave Pool is delighted to announce that for July’s Disability Pride Month Cincinnati-based musician, poet and “serial hobbyist” Emily Ash will be taking over our social media accounts.  We will also host Emily for a poetry and music performance on Friday July 26th at The Welcome Project.

Sensory Explorations

Sundays, 1–3 p.m. Use senses like touch and hearing to experience the museum’s collection and exhibition gallery spaces with our specially trained educators. Tools like 3-D printed reproductions, fabric samples, and soundscapes offer a new multi-sensory adventure at the Taft.   Special thanks to Clovernook Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired for providing the 3-D […]

Momentum Refresh at Buddy Walk

Momentum Refresh is the nation’s first fully accessible, universally designed mobile restroom. It has a wheelchair lift, customizable grab bars, an overhead ceiling hoist, height-adjustable adult changing tables and a sink. HCDDS’ partnership with Momentum Refresh is possible thanks to a grant from the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities. The Buddy Walk is the Down […]

STARR Classes on Healthy Relationships

STARR (Safety Training And Risk Reduction) is a systematic educational curriculum designed to teach individuals with intellectual, developmental, neurodivergent and/or mental health disabilities how to identify abuse, develop and maintain healthy relationships, and how to seek support when needed. Classes are Facilitated by Project CARE management in cooperation with members of our Self-Advocacy Team. Classes are available in monthly […]


Each month, this gallery experience explores the intersections of mental health, wellness, and art. Join a Self-Advocate from Project CARE, a program within the YWCA Greater Cincinnati, and a mindfulness expert from The Well for a discussion about art and mental health followed by a healing meditation or mind body practice.

CABVI’s Dining in the Dark

On Saturday, November 9th, we will be hosting our 8th annual Dining in the Dark fundraiser at Hard Rock Casino. Our Emcees for the evening will help guide our guests through this very special evening full of entertainment and education. This year’s theme is Wonka… A Night of Pure Imagination. We will bring together 500 […]

CABVI’s Fun Fest

Join us on Saturday, June 8 from Noon to 4 PM at Washington Park for our annual Fun Fest event. This family friendly event is free to attend and will feature a DJ, food trucks, activities, prizes for kids and much more! Have a blast while helping us provide resources and support to those experiencing […]

Access Night at the Opera: Don Giovanni

Cincinnati Opera is proud to partner with CABVI and Clovernook Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired to present a performance of Mozart’s Don Giovanni with a focus on accessibility, ensuring that audiences with diverse accessibility needs can have a fantastic night at the opera through the use of assistive technologies and accessibility offerings. While […]

Deaf Day: Pompeii

Interpreters from Cincinnati State’s Interpreter Training Program will be in Cincinnati Museum Center’s featured exhibition, POMPEII: The Exhibition. Please join us if you are Deaf, Hard of Hearing or just interested in learning more sign language! What nature destroyed, it also preserved. On August 24, 79 A.D., the city of Pompeii was frozen in time by […]