CDS Monarch Blog

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...




Mission Champion: Chris Ryan, CDS Life Transitions

Chris Ryan started in December of 1999 as an Accounts Payable Coordinator, where she currently serves today. Her daily tasks include, but aren't li...



Individuals Bring Lego Italy to CDS Monarch

The Hard Road workshop Prevocational program assists and works with the people we serve to help prepare them to move on to a more independent work ...



CDS Life Transitions Hosts Coffee with the CEO Session

CDS Life Transitions President/CEO Sankar Sewnauth met with staff at our Unistel Industries Blossom Road location Thursday, June 16th to talk about...



Handicapables Practice Wheelchair Safety at Wheelchair Rodeo

The Handicapables practiced safely maneuvering their wheelchairs through a course designed by CDS Monarch staff. This exercise was designed to incr...




Mission Champion: Danielle Shine

Danielle started at CDS Monarch in September of 2006. She currently works in our Roxwell Court residence as a Support Specialist helping people wit...



Meet Bruce!

Bruce lives in our Culver Road residence, a specialized house for people with hearing impairments. He enjoys many activities with his housemates, i...