CDS Monarch Blog

"Helping Paws": Volunteering at Scottsville Adoptions Center

Individuals from Blended and Webster Creative Opportunities have been volunteering at the Scottsville Adoptions Center once a week, lending a "helping

VOICES: A Publication of CDS Monarch

With our new brand comes a new publication!  And we're excited to share the first edition with you!  Perhaps you've already received a hard

Unistel Recognizes Award Nominees

A special Nomination Recognition Ceremony was held at Unistel on the morning of March 21, 2012. The ceremony recognized the dedication and hard work

Team Receives Award for CDS Monarch Senior Living

CDS Monarch, SWBR Architects and LECESSE Construction put in countless hours of hard work to make the new CDS Monarch Senior Living facility a reality

St. Patrick's Day Dance

On Friday, March 16th a St. Patrick's Day Dance was held at the Wolf Life Transitions Center.  The theme for the dance was "Green" in honor of St

Staff Highlight: Katie Connell

Katie joined the CDS Monarch team in September 1987, starting out in Day Services when it was still in Fairport behind the bowling alley. She then bec

Forming a Family Advocacy Network

CDS Monarch is proud to announce a new initiative called the Family Advocacy Network (FAN) which is a group of families advocating for services and fu

The Wolf Foundation Raises $25,000 at the 5th Annual “Strikes for Abilities”

2012 "Strikes for Abilities" Top Fundraiser - Chuckie Dell, with sisters Margie & Sheila, and Amber & Melissa from the Wolf Foundation.On Sund

The Wolf Foundation Hosts 5th Annual “Strikes for Abilities” Bowling Event

In honor of National Developmental Disabilities Awareness month and CDS Monarch's 35th Anniversary, The Wolf Foundation is holding its 5th Annual "Str

Spread the Word to End the Word

The use of people first language, and how we speak to and about each other, is important. Today, March 7, is Spread the Word to End the Word Day. If y

Staff Highlight: Kelly Smith

Kelly has a 21 year history with CDS Monarch, all of which has been spent at Webster Creative Opportunities. She is a Treatment Coordinator who curre

March is National Intellectual Disabilities Awareness Month

President Ronald Reagan signed a presidential proclamation in 1987 designating March as National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month (a recent

From the CEO: Supporting Special Olympics

The Special Olympics program at CDS Monarch includes individuals we serve, as well as others from our community. It is an unfunded program and as such

On Film: CDS Monarch Senior Living Grand Opening Ceremony

Did you miss the CDS Monarch Senior Living Grand Opening Ceremony?  Well, now you can watch it here:Part 1:Part 2:Part 3:

Staff Highlight: Erin Bostian

Erin started out at CDS Monarch in the QA department over 14 years ago. Today she is responsible for overseeing incident management and supervises th