NCC Career Academy Prepares Students for Hospitality Success

The NCC Career Academy is a post-secondary certificate program that provides career training in culinary arts and hospitality at the National Children’s Center Northwest Campus in Washington, D.C. The NCC Career Academy offers job readiness, job training, and retention to people with disabilities to assist them with gaining and maintaining employment. The program is also open to residents without disabilities, providing them with access to the training and resources needed to secure employment.

National Children’s Center Celebrates 2014 Chinese New Year with 3rd Annual Fundraiser

WASHINGTON – On January 31, 2014, Chinese New Year will be in full swing at Ping Pong Dim Sum – Chinatown, with Chinese dragon dancers, musicians and live entertainment, as the friends of the National Children’s Center (NCC) come together to commemorate their 3rd Annual Fundraiser. This year, NCC celebrates …

NCC supports Autism Speaks Walk Event on November 3, 2012 in Washington, DC

WASHINGTON, DC – NCC represented in phenomenal style at the Walk Now For Autism Speaks event on Saturday, November 3rd! NCC came out 63 people strong (39 Walkers, 13 Booth Volunteers, and 11 of our AMAZING individuals from the Gallatin and Aspen houses!). NCC Volunteers treated walkers to Hot Cider …

NCC Early Learning Center Welcomes Visit from Bishop Mariann Budde

WASHINGTON – The Rt. Reverend Mariann Edgar Budde took time from her robust and vigorous schedule as the first female Bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington to visit with children at the National Children’s Center (NCC) in Southeast Washington, DC on Wednesday, September 26, 2012.  NCC is a non-profit …

British Prime Minster Visits DC Center for the Disabled

WASHINGTON — During their recent official visit to the U.S., Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife, Samantha, toured the National Children’s Center (NCC) in Washington DC, which serves developmentally disabled children and adults. Following a luncheon with President Obama at the White House, the Camerons toured one of NCC’s …