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CDS Monarch Individual Recognized for William B. Joslin Outstanding Performer Award Nomination

November 12, 2015

Rochester, N.Y. – Nov. 12, 2015 – The William B. Joslin Award is given to an individual with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities “who...

Finalists selected for 2016 Athena awards

November 6, 2015

From the Rochester Business Journal:

"Twenty-two experienced and emerging leaders have been chosen as finalists for the 2016 Athena Award and Athena ...

3RD AMERKS ANNUAL ASSIST WEEK

November 5, 2015

From the Rochester American's Website:

The third annual Amerks Community Assist Week involves Amerks players and team officials supporting a variety ...

CDS Monarch partners with Genesee Community College

November 4, 2015

From the Webster Post:

"CDS Monarch’s Without Walls, which provides opportunities for drama, music and art therapy, recently partnered with the Genes...

Eyes on the Future: National Disability Employment Awareness Month

October 28, 2015

Andrew Sewnauth, VP of Community Living Operations, and John Keukelaar, Label Production Associate at Unistel, discussed the importance of National Di

My Twin Tiers: Neighbors Discuss Possible Southside Senior Housing Project

October 7, 2015

From MyTwinTiers.com

ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS)

Plenty of interest tonight -- as well as concerns -- at a meeting to discuss a proposed affordable apart...

Nucor Auburn Presents Warrior Salute with $33,000 Check from Golf Tournament

October 7, 2015

Rochester, N.Y. – Oct. 7, 2015 – Nucor Steel Auburn hosted a golf tournament Tuesday, Sept. 15 to benefit Warrior Salute, a service of CDS Monarch. Th...

Capturing 'Positive Exposure'

October 2, 2015

From Fox Rochester:

Rochester, NY - 33-year-old Kenny Moriarity has competed in the Special Olympics, but he has always been looking to find the spot...

Affordable senior housing planned on Elmira's Southside

October 1, 2015

From Stargazette:

An affordable 50-unit apartment complex for seniors age 55 and older is being proposed on the Southside of Elmira.

CDS Monarch Sen...

WHEC Rochester: Helping vets with depression and suicide

September 22, 2015

From WHEC Rochester:

"September is Suicide Awareness Month."

Tuesday, we focused on veterans because research shows they have a 63 percent higher ri...

RBJ New Hires & Promotions: Andrew Sewnauth and Taryn Mullen

September 14, 2015

CDS Monarch Volunteers Honored in Greater Rochester Awards

September 4, 2015

Fourteen individuals and six organizations are to be recognized at the 2015 Greater Rochester Awards for their contributions to the non-profit sector.
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Warrior Salute Raises Suicide Awareness with #SaluteLife Campaign

September 3, 2015

Rochester, N.Y. – Sept. 3, 2015 – An April 2015 study in JAMA Psychiatry revealed that suicide rates for Veterans are not impacted by soldiers b...

Helping Reduce Unemployment For People With Disabilities

August 23, 2015

An organization that helps people with developmental and intellectual disabilities says progress is  being made in helping reduced the local unemploym...

CDS Monarch Plays Role in Lowering Unemployment for People with Disabilities

August 21, 2015

Rochester, N.Y. – When the Bureau of Labor released its job statistics Friday, Aug. 7, it noted that from July 2014 to July 2015 the unemploymen...