The Dawn of Hope is dedicated to providing person centered supports to help people pursue the life they desire including community involvement and integrated work opportunities.

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Joey’s Journey

Remember back when the closing of Greene Valley Development Center was announced, the last institution in Tennessee? It was all over the media and many people were extremely concerned as to what would happen to the folks who still resided there. So what happened to them, where are they? Well….. one very amazing gentlemen, Joey, was welcomed by Dawn of Hope in Johnson City!
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Congratulations Paul!

Employee of the Month Awarded by Carrabba’s Italian Grill of Johnson City to Dawn of Hope’s Paul Johnson City, TN, April 24, 2017 ––Dawn of Hope Service Recipient, Paul, was awarded Employee of the Month by Carrabba’s Italian Grill of Johnson City on April 17, 2017. Paul, with the support of Dawn of Hope Job Coach Ron Smith, began working at Carrabba’s in Johnson
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Kindness changes the world one heart at a time….

We all know someone like Nancy …… a sweet lady with a smiling face, robust laugh and a twinkle in her eyes as she heads into the local mall. Pure and simple joy written all over her face at the prospect of indulging in her favorite pastime… Shopping! However, ten years ago you would not have recognized Nancy as the same woman you see today.
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