Stories: Life and Work Connections

Life and Work Connections

Disability Rights Legislative Day 2019

Life and Work Connections, Support Coordination

Every STEP of the Way

Life and Work Connections

Employment through IPS

Life and Work Connections, Support Coordination

Breaking the Mold

Life and Work Connections

Summer Work Experience Program (SWEP)

Life and Work Connections, Support Coordination

Passing On Positivity

Tomas selects a can of chicken and rice soup amongst a heavily lined wall of canned foods, thanks to assistance from the Microsoft Seeing AI app.
Life and Work Connections

Tomas uses Artificial Intelligence to Accomplish Everyday Tasks

Tomas strolls through Rock Bridge Hy-vee looking to fill his shopping list. He stops in the soup aisle and pulls out his iPhone to scan the shelves…

Nick sitting with his family outdoors.
Life and Work Connections

Every STEP of the Way

Watch Nick’s Story. When you ask Nick Perso about his job, he immediately starts to grin and gush with pride. Nick is part of the Boone Hospital…

Senator Caleb Rowden poses for a photo with Ricky.
Life and Work Connections

Senator Visits BCFR; Meets Constituents

In December,  Missouri Senator Caleb Rowden visited the agency for a meeting with Executive Director Robyn Kaufman, who provided him an overview of what we do and…