CDS Monarch Blog

Welcome, From Our Friendly Greeters

CDS Monarch has recently hired Greeters at all of the Day Program locations! All of the Greeters are from CDS Monarch's Prevocational and Supported Em

ROC the Day for CDS Monarch!

CDS Monarch and Warrior Salute are participating in ROC the Day again this year! ROC the Day is a 24-hour, online event that gives people in our

Shortstack Saturday is a Hit

On Saturday, December 1st CDS Monarch held the Shortstack Saturday - Mascot Madness pancake breakfast to raise money for the Families in Need Fund. A

Fostering Staff Leadership

Congratulations to the Leadership 201.2 Cohort - Andrew Sewnauth, Jackie Lange, Justin Mirando, Tim Conheady, Jessica Carl and Joe Perdicho - on their

New Dinosaur BBQ Tee Supports Vets

Veteran-owned Iron Art  has partnered with the Dinosaur BBQ chain of restaurants to benefit Warrior Salute and Syracuse University Veterans. Jaso

A Toast to the Troops!

As many were giving thanks for loved ones over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, The Main Street Armory and Rochester area vendors decided to give tha

Special Olympics Athlete of the Year: Chuckie D.

On Friday, November 16th the Genesee Region Special Olympics held the annual Cyr Athlete Awards Dinner. This year it was held at Glendoveers in Penfi

A Special Birthday: Catherine S.

On November 8th, Catherine S. of Marshall Road had a wonderful birthday celebration! Her 18 guests consisted of other individuals, staff, family and f

P is for Playground

CDS Monarch's Autism Skill Building program would like to thank everyone for their donations via the Autism Fair Silent Auction, can drive, and/o

Meet Local Mascots, Eat Breakfast with Santa!

CDS Monarch is holding its third "Shortstack Saturday" pancake breakfast event- Mascot Madness!- to raise money for Families in Need. Tickets are avai

Turk 2 Goes to Camp

The individuals from CDS Monarch's Turk Hill 2 residence recently enjoyed a wonderful weekend vacation at the Pioneer Camp and Retreat Center in Angol

Health & Wellness Fair Sneak Peek

The 2nd Annual Health & Wellness Fair is this Wednesday, Nov. 14th from 2-7pm at the Wolf Center. Invite your family and friends - this event is o

Special Olympics: Bowling

Genesee Region Special Olympic Senior Bowling tournament was held on Saturday, November 10th at Clover Lanes. CDS Monarch had 24 athletes that compet

Honoring our Veterans

CDS Monarch would like to wish you all a Happy Veterans Day! Let us remember all of the sacrifices made by our military so that we could have our

Staff Highlight: Laurie Hill-Michael

Laurie has been a part of the CDS Monarch team for the past seven years, working as a residential RN. She began at Harris Rd, and then moved to Hardwo