CDS Monarch Blog

35th Anniversary: Looking Back

As we continue to celebrate CDS Monarch's 35th Anniversary, over the course of 2012, it is nice to pause and look back at some of our fond memories fr

Theater Troupe will Perform at the Fringe Festival

CDS Monarch's theater troupe, The Monarch Players, will be performing at the first ever Rochester Fringe Fest. Their show will be at Blackfriars Theat

Staff Highlight: Chris Ryan

Chris started working at CDS Monarch 13 years ago working part time as an accounts payable assistant. Within the first six months of her employment, t

Block Party to Block Breast Cancer

On Thursday, July 19th, staff members and individuals from Transitions hosted a Block Party to raise money for their summer picnic and for breast canc

Staff Anniversaries

Congratulations to the following staff members for their anniversaries of working for CDS Monarch!Sabrina Abril 5yrsLisa Alexander 5yrsErica Blum 5yrs

25th Annual Golf Tournament is a Success

On Monday, July 16th, CDS Monarch's 25th Annual "Teeing Off for Abilities" Golf Tournament took place at Locust Hill Country Club in Pittsford.The tou

Warrior Salute Thanks Golf Supporters

A special message from some Warrior Salute members to everyone who supported the Golf Tournament this year.

Leadership Class Graduates

The Leadership 101.3 class graduated on Friday, July 13th. Some of the courses the class took included Process-Based Leadership, Time Management, Prob

Spotlight On: Consolidated Supports & Services (CSS)

Brian M. is a cheerful 11-year-old boy who has autism and an eating disorder that has caused him to need support from a speech therapist for most of h

BCO Visits the Genesee Country Museum

On Thursday, July 5th, individuals from Blended Creative Opportunities went on an outing to the Genesee Country Museum.The group enjoyed a self-guided

Nucor House Grand Opening

After six months of preparation and hard work, The Nucor House is finally ready for CDS Monarch's Warrior Salute™ participants to call home. Vet

Biggest Loser is a Big Success

From April 2nd-July 2nd, CDS Monarch staff members worked hard to lose big as contestants of "The Biggest Loser" contest. This was the second round of

Staff Highlight: Rich Staggert

Rich joined CDS Monarch about four years ago as the Senior Desktop Technician. He works on the day-to-day maintenance, troubleshooting and upkeep of C

Nucor House is Opening for Veterans

As 4th of July celebrations continue into the weekend, it is a wonderful time to celebrate the Veterans in our community and our ability to give back

Remember our Veterans this Fourth of July

This Independence Day, it is important to remember that it is more than just barbecues, parades and fireworks. As much of an effort as it took our Fou