CDS Monarch Blog

Special Olympics: Bocce

The Special Olympics Super Regional Bocce Tournament was held on Saturday, September 20th at the Tacaloma Club in Rome, New York. There were teams f



Staff Highlight: Amanda Sparrin

Amanda Sparrin joined the CDS Monarch team as a Support Specialist a little more than a year ago, and brought a great deal of compassion and experienc



Staff Highlight: Rebecca Stewart

Rebecca Stewart has been a part of the CDS Monarch team for the past 12 years, working as a Speech Language Pathologist. She started out at Perinton D



Special Olympics: Golf

The Special Olympics Regional Golf Skill Tournament was held on Sunday, August 24th at Salmon Creek Country Club in Spencerport. CDS Monarch had thr



Staff Highlight: Patricia Calhoun

Patricia Calhoun joined the CDS Monarch team in March 2013 as a Support Specialist at Linden Creative Opportunities (LCO). In November 2013 she transi



Staff Highlight: Alfred Norwood

Alfred "Alf" Norwood has been a Behavior Specialist at CDS Monarch for about six years. He currently works with individuals at Penbrooke Creative Oppo



The 27th Annual Teeing Off for Abilities Golf Event

The Wolf Foundation's 27th Annual "Teeing Off for Abilities" Golf Tournament was held on Monday, July 28th at Locust Hill Country Club in Pittsford, N



Staff Highlight: Tom Tartaglia

Tom Tartaglia joined the Warrior Salute team at CDS Monarch in late 2010. He is currently the Program Development Manager, and is responsible for rela



Staff Highlight: Becky Marquardt

Becky Marquardt began her career at CDS Monarch in August 2000 as an Assistant in the Accounts Payable office. After one year, she transferred to the



Piecing it Together

If you were to stop by CDS Monarch Senior Living on most any afternoon, you would likely find these ladies working on a 500 or 1,000 piece puzzle. The



Wegmans to Demo Salute Seasonings

 Salute Seasonings will be featured in Wegmans for Independence Day, this time at 25 different locations. If you are out shopping on the weekends



Staff Highlight: Christine Langner

Christine Langner has been a Support Specialist at CDS Monarch for the past five years. She started out at CDS Monarch's Allen Road residence, but tra



Patriot Guard Riders Donate $25,000 to Warrior Salute

The Patriot Guard Riders of New York presented a $25,000 check on Saturday, June 14th to benefit Warrior Salute, a service of CDS Monarch. The donatio



A Flag Day Thank You

On the afternoon of Saturday, June 14th an appreciation event was held in honor of Flag Day, for all of our Warrior Salute Veterans and supporters. A



A Shortstack of Success

On the morning of Saturday, June 14th The Wolf Foundation hosted the Star-Spangled Shortstack Saturday pancake breakfast to benefit CDS Monarch's Fami