CDS Monarch Blog

New Employment Training Opportunity for Warrior Salute™ Veterans

Warrior Salute participants Brandon and Mike work on Cloudocx.Several Warrior Salute™ participants have recently begun working on a new operatio



A Dream Come True: Gary T.

Laurie (staff), Gary & Kenneth at the Vikings Stadium.Anyone who meets Gary T. immediately knows that he is a huge fan of the Minnesota Vikings fo



"Helping Paws": Volunteering at Scottsville Adoptions Center

Individuals from Blended and Webster Creative Opportunities have been volunteering at the Scottsville Adoptions Center once a week, lending a "helping



VOICES: A Publication of CDS Monarch

With our new brand comes a new publication!  And we're excited to share the first edition with you!  Perhaps you've already received a hard



Unistel Recognizes Award Nominees

A special Nomination Recognition Ceremony was held at Unistel on the morning of March 21, 2012. The ceremony recognized the dedication and hard work



Team Receives Award for CDS Monarch Senior Living

CDS Monarch, SWBR Architects and LECESSE Construction put in countless hours of hard work to make the new CDS Monarch Senior Living facility a reality



St. Patrick's Day Dance

On Friday, March 16th a St. Patrick's Day Dance was held at the Wolf Life Transitions Center.  The theme for the dance was "Green" in honor of St



Staff Highlight: Katie Connell

Katie joined the CDS Monarch team in September 1987, starting out in Day Services when it was still in Fairport behind the bowling alley. She then bec



Forming a Family Advocacy Network

CDS Monarch is proud to announce a new initiative called the Family Advocacy Network (FAN) which is a group of families advocating for services and fu



The Wolf Foundation Raises $25,000 at the 5th Annual “Strikes for Abilities”

2012 "Strikes for Abilities" Top Fundraiser - Chuckie Dell, with sisters Margie & Sheila, and Amber & Melissa from the Wolf Foundation.On Sund



The Wolf Foundation Hosts 5th Annual “Strikes for Abilities” Bowling Event

In honor of National Developmental Disabilities Awareness month and CDS Monarch's 35th Anniversary, The Wolf Foundation is holding its 5th Annual "Str



Spread the Word to End the Word

The use of people first language, and how we speak to and about each other, is important. Today, March 7, is Spread the Word to End the Word Day. If y



Staff Highlight: Kelly Smith

Kelly has a 21 year history with CDS Monarch, all of which has been spent at Webster Creative Opportunities. She is a Treatment Coordinator who curre



March is National Intellectual Disabilities Awareness Month

President Ronald Reagan signed a presidential proclamation in 1987 designating March as National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month (a recent



From the CEO: Supporting Special Olympics

The Special Olympics program at CDS Monarch includes individuals we serve, as well as others from our community. It is an unfunded program and as such