CDS Monarch Blog

Consider CDS Monarch as your donor designation for United Way!

Does your company participate in a United Way campaign? Please consider selecting CDS Monarch as your designated agency. CDS Monarch's United Way D...



CDS Monarch Houses Spruced up for Day of Caring

Three CDS Monarch residences hosted volunteers from various companies around the Rochester area Thursday, May 12th for Day of Caring. Volunteers fr...



Mission Champion: Kyesha Jackson

Kyesha started at CDS Monarch in January of 2015 as a support specialist at Blended Creative Opportunities (BCO). Her daily tasks include helping t...



Special Olympics Track and Field Team Brings Home Medals at Summer Games

York Central School hosted the Genessee Region Special Olympics Track and Field Tournament Saturday, May 7th in Restof, NY. Approximately 400 athl...



CDS Monarch Hosted 7th Annual Autism Awareness Fair

CDS Monarch hosted its 7th annual Autism Awareness Fair Friday, April 29th at the Wolf Life Transitions Center in Webster. More than 100 people cam...



Say Hello to Don!

Meet Don!  Don attends Blended Creative Opportunities at the Wolf Life Transitions Center in Webster. He has a gentle voice and often greets peopl...



CDS Monarch Athletes Score Medals at Regional Basketball Tournament

The College at Brockport hosted the Special Olympics Genesee Regional Senior Basketball Tournament Sunday, April 3rd. One team from CDS Monarch pa...



Mission Champion: Megan Smith, CDS Monarch

Megan Smith started at CDS Monarch about three years ago as a Support Specialist at Penbrooke Creative Opportunities, where she still works today. ...



CDS Monarch Helps Kids with Autism Become more Social

As a company that provides services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, CDS Monarch officially recognizes April as Autism ...



Mission Champion: Emily Fisher, CDS Monarch

Emily Fisher started as a treatment coordinator at CDS Monarch in November of 2014 in Without Walls (WOW) at our Webster Creative Opportunities (W...



Staff Highlight: Stephanie Hildreth

Stephanie has been with CDS Monarch since 2008 and is a treatment coordinator for Active Seniors and Transitions Services. Her duties include help...



CDS Monarch's Recreation Provides a Fun Environment for Anyone

Come to any of our recreation groups, whether it's Autism Skill Building, afternoon recreation, or our evening and weekend activities, and you migh...



CDS Monarch's Special Olympics Snow Shoe Team Brings Home Medals

Bristol Mountain Resort hosted the Genesee Region Special Olympics Snow Shoe Tournament Saturday, February 6th. All seven of CDS Monarch's particip...



CDS Monarch Special Olympics Snowshoe Teams Take Home Medals at NYS Winter Games

Briston Mountain resort hosted the Genesee Region Special Olympics Snowshoe Tournament Saturday, February 6th. 7 CDS Monarch athletes participated,...



Staff Highlight: LaTasha Dunbar

LaTasha Dunbar started at CDS Monarch in June 2014 as a support specialist at our Macedon residence. In a short time, LaTasha made her way up to as...