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CDS Monarch Special Olympics Athletes Take Bronze Silver & Gold at NYS Winter Games

On the weekend of February 17th, 2017, the New York State Special Olympic Winter Games were held in Poughkeepsie, New York. Approximately 900 athle...



CDS Monarch Special Olympics Athletes Bring Home Gold & Silver at Snowshoe Tournament

On Saturday, February 4th, the Genesee Region Special Olympic Skiing and Snow Shoe Tournament was held at Bristol Mountain Resort in Canandaigua. C...



CDS Monarch LPN Awarded RBJ Healthcare Achievement Award

Colleen wanted to give back to others. She was a single mother with four children in her 30’s faced with the challenges of everyday living. When ...



Mission Champion: Valarie Daniels

Valarie started at CDS Monarch in February of 1988 as a support specialist at Webster Creative Opportunities. One year later, she was promoted to t...



Mission Champion: Kiswana Holmes

Kiswana started at CDS Monarch in August of 2010 as a support specialist at our Mill Hollow residence where she currently serves as an assistant re...



Mission Champion: Kara Ferner

Kara started at CDS Monarch in November of 2012 where she currently serves as an assistant residence manager. She assists the residents with their ...



Special Olympics Athletes Bring Home Medals at Genesee Region Special Olympics Bowling Tournament

On Saturday, November 5th, the Genesee Region Special Olympics Bowling tournament was held at Gates Lanes. CDS Monarch had 30 bowlers participating...



Autism Skill Building Teaches Teamwork Through Pumpkin Catapulting

The Autism Skill Building group took a trip to Webster Park Wednesday, October 12th where they set up a small catapult to launch pumpkins and apple...



Mission Champion: Kelly Tubiolo

Kelly Started at CDS Monarch in June 2004 as a Support Specialist at our Roxwell Court residence. After three years, she went to school and was ...



Staff Feature: Idalis Hernandez

Idalis is a Treatment Coordinator who started at CDS Monarch in November of 2000. Idalis works in our Active Seniors and Transitions programs. She ...



CDS Monarch Special Olympics Soccer Team Takes the Gold Medal

The Special Olympic Upstate Fall Classic Soccer Tournament was held at the Total Sports Experience in Gates, New York Saturday, September 24th. Tea...



CDS Monarch Special Olympics Athletes Bring Home Silver and Bronze at Bocce Tournament

Taccolana Club in Rome, New York hosted the Special Olympic Super Regional Bocce Tournament Saturday, September 10th. Special Olympics teams from t...



Mission Champion: KwaNiqua Scott

KwaNiqua started at CDS Monarch in 2009 as a Support Specialist at our Harris Road location. in 2010, she transferred to our Turk II residence, mai...