New Perceptions is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to enriching lives of those with intellectual/developmental disabilities.

New Perceptions provides children and adults with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and other barriers with services to reach their maximum potential.



27 August 2019

Annual Dinner

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Receptions Conference and Banquet Center, Erlanger, KY United States
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May 30th, 1:57 pm

Bridget and Mike went to pick up our new vehicle. Bridget wanted to drive. Later we found the salesman and they directed us to our new van. Mike was happy with the van, not sure about Bridget without the convertible. Thanks to the Sutphin Foundation and anonymous donors that made this wheelchair accessible van a reality for our inclusion. Thanks to the Ft. Mitchell Mercedes folks for the great price and service. ... See MoreSee Less

May 29th, 12:07 pm

Thank you to students from Bishop Brossart High School who were here to do work on the outside of our building. As you can see from the pictures, this was what they call "Dirty Jobs". ... See MoreSee Less

May 29th, 8:14 am

St. Elizabeth Healthcare volunteers stopped by last week to spruce up our patio area and plant flowers with the participants. Thank you St. Elizabeth...always great to have you here. ... See MoreSee Less

May 24th, 10:21 am

This weekend we pay tribute to those that have gone before us. A newer country music performer has a song with the lyric “to the one’s that didn’t make it back home”. That lyric strikes home deeply in our family. My father served in the Marines in the Pacific. He served in Iwo Jima and Nagasaki. He saw things he never talked about to the family. He made it home. Why? The “greatest generation”! What he did talk about is the guys from his St. Xavier high school year book that “went too soon”. As we would page through his senior year book in his autumn years of his life I would point to a picture and it seemed several on every page, “went too soon”. When someone says the men that died for us for our freedom, remember those men were eighteen, nineteen, twenty years old. “Too soon”. Take a moment this weekend to remember those that went before us. Many went “too soon”. Shawn Carroll ... See MoreSee Less

May 24th, 8:00 am

New Perceptions will be closed, Monday May 27 in observance of Memorial Day. We will return to normal business hours on Tuesday, May 28. ... See MoreSee Less

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Our Mission:

To promote the welfare of children and adults with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (and their families) by providing opportunities for education, growth and employment in a normalized setting, in order to facilitate each individual’s achievement to their maximum potential.

Our Participants:

Each a unique and inspiring individual – our participants are the heart of New Perceptions.

Our Supporters:

Our participants are reaching their maximum potential thanks to the generosity of many.


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Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy facilitate development for children with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.

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Onsite work, job placement, skill development, and support, as well as educational, social and recreational activities for adults age 21+ with a variety of disabilities.


Information about referral processes, resources, and programs for our participants and their caregivers.