Sep 10
Robert Longo, National Director of Operations
Dungarvin National Central Office

We Appreciate Our DSPs!

We Love DSPs

“Direct support professionals (DSPs) are people who work directly with people with physical disabilities, intellectual and/or developmental disabilities with the aim of assisting the individual to become integrated into his/her community or the least restrictive environment.” This week is Direct Support Professionals Week which recognizes the important contributions of all DSP’s throughout the nation. … Read Full Post

Aug 22
June Ursini, Program Director
Dungarvin California

What a Team!

Picture of Holly, Jenny and Joseph

On Sunday July 27, 2014 I had the pleasure of attending a concert at the Community United Methodist Church in Fairfield, California. The concert featured Holly Stell, a Direct Support Professional and member of the Dungarvin Vacaville team. This concert, as well as Holly’s career as a talented vocalist was highlighted in … Read Full Post

Jul 09
Ericka Huffman, CSC
Dungarvin Wisconsin

Life Changing

Picture of Ericka Huffman, DSP of the Year (WI)

Throughout a person’s life, many great things will happen. For me, one of the greatest things was my experience that came with being named the ANCOR 2014 Wisconsin Direct Support Professional of the Year. As part of this experience, I had the opportunity to attend the ANCOR national conference in Miami, Florida to receive … Read Full Post

Jun 27
Janet Stinde, Area Director
Dungarvin Wisconsin

Saving Lives: The Greatest Act of Service

Picture of Jeanne and the men at Yahara

The morning began just like any other Saturday morning at the Yahara Program in Madison, Wisconsin. Community Support Provider (CSP), Jeanne Gebhardt was assisting the men who reside in the apartment with their morning routines. All three men, Jeff, Mark and Glenn have physical disabilities and use wheelchairs for mobility, but this by no … Read Full Post

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