Jul 24
David Wilson, Director
Dungarvin Minnesota

Overcoming Challenges for Successful Employment

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On April 23, 2015, resulting from an invitation from his Ramsey County case manager, Jordan W. spoke at the State Employment Leadership Network meeting about his challenges and ultimate success in obtaining employment. Previously, Jordan had been a part of the Bridges to Employment program and had challenges securing employment after graduation from … Read Full Post

Jun 26
Karla Jones, Area Director
Dungarvin Oklahoma

Dungarvin Oklahoma Celebrates Growth and Achievements

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Time really does fly when there is excitement, a sense of renewal, and growth in the air. It is hard to believe that we are already six months into 2015. There has been quite a bit of hustle and bustle in Oklahoma since January 1 for sure. Our first task of the year was … Read Full Post

May 14
Linda Lane, Area Director
Dungarvin Indiana

The Bitter with the Sweet: The Personal Side of Supports

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Most of us love working with the individuals we serve because we enjoy seeing the gains in independence and skill acquisition as goals are achieved and outcomes realized. With some individuals, we develop relationships that while professional in scope, become quite personal in our concern, involvement and genuine affection for them as a person … Read Full Post

May 11
Hannah Jurewicz, Senior Director
Dungarvin Connecticut

Miriam and Anthony Advocate at the Capitol

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** Photo above depicts meeting Noreen Kokoruda ** When Miriam V. found out that people go to the Capitol to fight for (advocate) funding for programs, staff, and people who need supports, she wanted in! Miriam called me to schedule a meeting at our office to learn more about advocacy, and explained to me that … Read Full Post

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