Boone County agency ready to build apartments

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New Website Design

In mid-April, Boone County Family Resources’ new website design went live. The new look is what is called a “responsive website design,” which means it automatically adjusts to be viewed appropriately in whatever device you are using to view it. “We’ve noticed that more and more users were viewing our website with their smart phones and tablets,” […]

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Affordable Housing Project Moves Forward

Boone County Family Resources is very happy to partner with others to expand the availability of affordable, universally designed housing for our community. Consistent with the agency’s mission, the new apartments will enhance opportunities for people with developmental disabilities to thrive, connect, and achieve. Universal design features will enable people, regardless of ability, to thrive […]

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Employee Spotlight: Marni Ardrey

By Laurie Ritter Meet Marni Ardrey, a Support Coordinator at Boone County Family Resources. Since 1990 she has held many roles at the agency such as Teacher Counselor and Site Supervisor in the Supported Living program. In 2001, she moved from Supported Living to Family & Community Living Support and began the role she has now […]

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Max Lewis Honored with Mental Health Champion Award

Congratulations to BCFR Board Member, Max Lewis, who will be awarded the Missouri Mental Health Foundation‘s Mental Health Champion Award in June. The Award recognizes individuals living with a mental illness, developmental disability, or in recovery for substance abuse, who make a positive contribution to their community, exemplify commitment and vision, and whose actions have increased the […]