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CDS Monarch Recognizes the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

July 30, 2015

Rochester, NY – July 30, 2015 – According to the United States Department of Labor, “The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) prohibits discriminatio...

Veterans' Advisor: Women in the military

July 29, 2015

From Messenger Post Media:

"Through CDS Monarch in Webster, the Warrior Salute program provides a host of services to male and female veterans suffer...

The Wolf Foundation Golf Tournament Raises $120,000 to Support People with Developmental Disabilities and Veterans at CDS Monarch

July 28, 2015

Rochester, NY – July 28, 2015 – The Wolf Foundation hosted its 28th Annual Teeing Off for Abilities Golf Tournament Monday, July 20 at Monroe Golf Clu...

Local veteran graduates Warrior Salute Program

July 22, 2015

Webster, NY (WROC) - A local veteran has a lot to celebrate.

Wednesday, Marine Veteran Zachary Grawe graduated from CDS Monarch's Warrior Salute Progra...

Warrior Salute Receives $25,000 Grant from Disabled Veterans National Foundation

July 7, 2015

Rochester, NY – July 6, 2015 – Warrior Salute, a service of CDS Monarch that provides rehabilitative therapies and services to veterans, received a Di...

Fireworks can create stress for combat veterans with PTSD

July 3, 2015

Fireworks are those "bombs bursting in air" that many of us know and love around the fourth of July. But they can be a source of stress for veterans s...

Veterans' warning about fireworks

July 2, 2015

A local PTSD therapist tells 13WHAM News that the signs also help de-stigmatize PTSD, thus making it easier for veterans who suffer to get the treatme...

Rotary, Warrior Salute Partner to honor veterans

June 25, 2015

From the Penfield Post:

"Penfield Rotary and Warrior Salute partnered to sponsor the club's 18th Annual Golf Tournament at Shadow Lake.

Joining even...

John "Dutch" Summers and Sandra Parker Gift $120,000 to Warrior Salute

June 22, 2015

Rochester, NY – Monday, June 22, 2015 – John “Dutch” Summers of Jasco/Graywood Companies and Sandra Parker, former president/CEO of the Rochester Busi...

CDS Monarch on Rochester's Eyes on the Future Podcast

April 25, 2015

"Summary: We celebrate our 300th broadcast with Mark Peterson of GRE, Tom Ioele of ER Associates, Sankar Sewnauth of CDS Monarch, George Cook of Simon...

Combat Comedians: Vets Using Jokes to Heal

April 23, 2015
 
"Some say laughter is the best medicine, and some veterans in Rochester are taking that phrase to heart. It's no secret that returning to socie...

Autism Awareness Fair is set for Friday

April 22, 2015

From the Democrat and Chronicle:

"The sixth annual Autism Awareness Fair is scheduled for 4 to 6 p.m. Friday at the CDS Monarch Wolf Life Transitions...

CDS Monarch and New York State Homes and Community Renewal Announce Grand Opening of Senior Living Community

April 21, 2015

Tuesday, April 21, 2015 – CDS Monarch and New York State Homes and Community Renewal (HCR) today announced the grand opening of CDS Monarch’s se...

CDS Monarch Recognizes Autism Awareness Month

April 9, 2015

"CDS Monarch is continuing its efforts to raise awareness for Autism during National Autism Awareness Month. According to the Centers for Disease Cont...

RBJ: Out of the shadows of institutional life

March 20, 2015

"Sy Zielinski has been a leader in the developmental disability field for 40 years.

Zielinski knew early in his career that he wanted to make major cha...