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Innovative Solutions for People
       Living With Physical Disabilities

NEWS

IN THE NEWS

Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers adds 2 new Board Members

Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers of Boston, MA has named Jill Rocca and Keith Tomlinson to its Board of Directors as the organization undertakes a dynamic transformation from providing a service animal model — a capuchin monkey — to exploring specific technologies, including robotic and mixed reality to assist those living with mobility disabilities.

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IN THE NEWS

CryptoMom2 Talk Show

Jacqui Cooper speaks with Diane Nahabedian about how a charity focusing on providing service animals to those in need is transitioning to using Robotics & Artificial Intelligence to provide accessibility to those they serve.

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IN THE NEWS

Great.com interviews Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers About Offering Assistance for the Disabled Community

Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers is a non-profit organization that makes it its mission to improve the quality of life of members of the disabled community. The organization went through a change in 2020 when it moved away from the “Helper Monkeys” model to assist disabled people through technology.

Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers doesn’t just abandon its monkey helpers; they are committed to taking care of its post-service monkeys until the end of their natural lives. The monkeys will remain in natural care in the organization’s monkey living center where they have everything they need to live a brilliant life.

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Billy with a tablet and a mouth stick
PUBLICATIONS

Monkey Business – November 2022

In this Issue: Celebrating Pati’s Place, New Adventures for Billy and Phoebe, Holiday Thoughts, Birthday Round-up, Watch the recordings of Explorations in Experiential Robotics and Faces of the Rainforest

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Jessica and Dustin
PUBLICATIONS

Monkey Business – October 2022

In this Issue: National Disability Awareness Month, Shop for Good November 4, Capuchin Caretaker Spotlight, Pre-order the 2023 Calendar, In the News, October Birthdays, 2 Events: Explorations in Experiential Robotics and Faces of the Rainforest

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Helping Hands in USA Today - monkey on shoulder
IN THE NEWS

Helping Hands on German TV

Made specifically for German television – a short video on Helping Hands: Monkey Helpers and our transition from monkey helpers to innovative technologies.

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