As part of our continuing series highlighting our staff, this week we talked to Jennifer Shaffer, our Administrative Director. Although her days are very different than our Direct Support Professionals, Jennifer ...
People choose a career in social services for many reasons. Some want to make a tangible difference in people’s lives, and social work is one of the most effective professions for ...
One of the biggest influential pieces of President Biden’s American Jobs Plan is the elimination of the Medicaid HCBS waiting lists which has been a major issue within various states. In ...
We are pleased to announce that based on a recent segment of the Rachel Maddow Show (March 31st, 2021), it was discovered that President Joe Biden’s Infrastructure Plan includes a whopping ...
Participation in the 2020 census by people with disabilities will help make sure that our communities receive their rightful share of federal resources and that we are fairly represented in Congress. ...
Wondering how you can prepare for the coronavirus but not sure where to start? Everyone in your household and even in the community has a role to play in getting ready ...
How long have you been working in this career field, and what attracted you to it? I have been working in the field for ten years; the last 6 of those ...
A career helping adults with disabilities is like no other. You’re helping someone live their best life, and there aren’t too many careers where you can say that, but how do ...
Many people associate “caregiving” with children or elderly, because that is what they are accustomed to seeing more regularly. What many people do not know is that home care services are ...
One of the most reliable support systems known to humanity is the family unit. This system is essential for a family that has an adult with special needs. However, in reality, ...