Services for people with developmental disabilities.
Hattie Larlham vocational services adults with developmental disabilities.
Hattie Larlham work training services provide meaningful employment and jobs to Northeast Ohio adults with developmental disabilities.

Work Training Services

Through work training services, Hattie Larlham provides meaningful employment and training to people with developmental disabilities in Northeast Ohio. The centerpiece of Hattie Larlham’s work training services is Hattie’s Doggie Day Care & Boarding with locations in Akron and Twinsburg.

The people with developmental disabilities Hattie Larlham employs through its work training services earn minimum wage. They receive the work training, job coaching and guidance they need to succeed in the workplace. These vocational services go beyond task-oriented employment and provide a positive mentoring environment.

Hattie Larlham Work Training Services


Hattie's Doggie Day Care & Boarding is a Hattie Larlham vocational service for adults with developmental disabilities.Hattie's Doggie Day Care & Boarding is a cage-free pet boarding operation that provides employment to people with developmental disabilities interested in a career in animal care. The work training enterprise provides customers with day and overnight care for their dog while they are away from home.

Hattie Larlham Community Employment

Hattie Larlham Community Employment works with Northeast Ohio companies and organizations to help adults with physical, mental, emotional or developmental disabilities find, obtain and remain steadily employed. Hattie Larlham Community Employment works with job-seeking adults to determine the type of job they want, provide guidance to find a job tailored to their skill set, manage challenges while on the job and receive job training. Hattie Larlham Community Employment can find qualified, hard-working employees for your company.

Hattie Larlham vocational programs are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities(CARF), certified by the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities (DODD) and contracted with Opportunities for Ohioans with Disabilities (OOD).

Laura Walker, Director of Vocational Services and Hattie's Doggie Day Care & Boarding

Laura Walker

Director of Vocational Services


Hattie Larlham Community Services
1402 Boettler Road, Suite B
Uniontown, Ohio 44685