Javion Works Toward a Bright Future

Javion Works Toward a Bright Future

Javion is a confident, friendly young man. Currently a junior at Battle High School, Javion is focused on building vocational skills for productive life as an adult. After school a few nights per week, Javion is a customer courtesy representative for Hy-Vee where he works “the front” section of the store, greeting and assisting customers, […]

Jason Recognized as Self-advocate of the Year

At the late April 2015 People First of Missouri Conference “A Season for Change,” Jason Mize – Vice-president, People First of Boone County – was honored as the Self-advocate of the Year. “It was exciting to be recognized,” said Jason. “I was surprised.” Jason was one of several People First of Boone County chapter members […]

Columbia Transition Team Presents Transition Academy on May 15

Transition planning for students with special needs has never been more important. That’s why the Columbia Transition Team, a partnership of area agencies serving people with disabilities, put together the Transition Academy on May 15. Join us for inspiration and resources to help students with disabilities develop a meaningful life after graduation on Friday, May […]