A Dream Come True

Sydney smiles as her date picks her up and twirls her around.

A Dream Come True

Sydney is enjoying every bit of her senior year at Rock Bridge High School. She likes her classes, participates in several extracurricular activities, including cheerleading, and says she has lots of friends. Those friends nominated her to be a candidate for homecoming queen. “The senior class votes on the top 50 senior girls for homecoming […]

Three people pose in front of the backdrop for the concert.

A Night with Michael Jackson

Several individuals participating in the Supported Living program enjoyed a special treat in November—a Michael Jackson concert! A Michael Jackson impersonator named Danny Dash Andrews put on a show at The Blue Note highlighting the four decades of music by Michael Jackson. Katie, Shaina, Daniel, Tony and Shelia met up at the venue and enjoyed […]

Kara holds an apple at the salad bar.

IPS Works for Kara

Since October 2016, the agency has been piloting an Individual Placement and Support (IPS) supported employment model for people with intellectual/developmental disabilities, in partnership with the Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (VR). The model is an evidence-based best practice in supported employment for people with severe mental illness — and its principles are also working for […]