CDS Monarch Blog

Introducing: iCircle Services of The Finger Lakes

Under the People First Waiver, The State Office for People with Developmental Disabilities (OPWDD) will contract with Developmental Disabilities Indiv



Staff Highlight: Jennifer Landrigan

Jen Landrigan began working for CDS Monarch 12 years ago at Perinton as a Treatment Coordinator in S16. In 2002, she joined the residential team, work



Honoring our Heroes

The staff and individuals at Blended Creative Opportunities would like you to join them in giving back to the families affected by the West Webster Fi



From the CEO: Welcome 2013

Happy New Year! I hope that everyone had an enjoyable holiday season spent with family and friends! 2013 is here, and that means new beginnings and n



Christmas Party at Marshall Road

Christmas at Marshall Road was a huge success! Everyone enjoyed food, drinks, music and fellowship (and a few kisses under the mistleto



Puppy Love During the Holidays

Individuals at Active Seniors made the holiday season special for some furry friends in need. They made 50 gift bags for dogs at Pitty Love Rescue thr



Vet Graduates from Warrior Salute

On Friday, December 21st, CDS Monarch celebrated Steven P., as the newest graduate of the Warrior Salute program. Steven is an Army Veteran who start



Gifts of the Season

Tis the season of joy and giving, and CDS Monarch has embraced it by supporting others in many ways! Thank you to the staff who have spread some holi



Family Fundraising for Strikes for Abilities 2013

On Saturday December 15th, bowling committee chair Margie Dell launched the beginning of fundraising for the annual "Strikes For Abilities" Bowling Pa



Holiday Cheer for Our Veterans

Many members of the community reached out to Warrior Salute this holiday season. Through generous donations, they have helped spread some holiday chee



Stone Soup for Seniors

On Wednesday, December 19th, pre-school and kindergarten students from KinderCare visited their neighbors at CDS Monarch Senior Living to bring them s



From the CEO: Unistel Achieves SQF Certification

For the past year, the team at Unistel has been preparing for a very important audit that would, if passed, award a Safe Quality Food Certification (S




David goes to Jingle Jam

For Christmas, Scott Spezzano gave David B. Jingle Jam tickets and backstage passes for December 14th at the Blue Cross Arena. Artists at the con



Family Education & Training Scheduled for 2013

Family Education & Training (FET) Sessions have been scheduled for the first half of 2013. Here are the sessions coming up in January and February