CDS Monarch Blog

Staff Highlight: Jayme Sharpe

Jayme has been a part of the CDS Monarch family for close to 16 years. She began as a habilitation aid at Webster Creative Opportunities (WCO), then b



Strikes For Abilities - Join the Fun!

The Wolf Foundation's 7th Annual "Strikes for Abilities" Bowling Fundraiser is quickly approaching on Sunday, March 9, 2014! This event benefits Healt



A Message from the President/CEO: New Mission, Vision and Shared Values

Greetings! I have some very exciting news to share. As an organization, we are continuously improving and growing, so that we can offer the highest le



A New Warrior Salute Graduate

Leah Biggins served in the Army and came to Warrior Salute in July of 2013. She chose Warrior Salute because it offered temporary housing, 24/7 suppor



Bringing the Family Together

Three years ago, physical therapist Bethany Ayers, started a new holiday tradition with her family. Every holiday season, she and several members of h



Happy Holidays!

To our entire CDS Monarch Family - We wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy Holiday season! Click the video for our Holiday e-card:



Staff Highlight: Valerie Lopez

Valerie has been a part of the CDS Monarch family for the past 22.5 years, working her way up from being a Program Assistant at Roxwell, to Manager, t



CDS Monarch's Impact on Rochester Community

How does the future look for the Greater Rochester Region? Tune in every Saturday morning at 10 am -- on WHAM 1180-- for Eyes on the Future, a live, h



Spreading Holiday Cheer

 The Families in Need committee and Family Support Services staff were joined by a great team of community volunteers on December 7th for o Short



CDS Monarch Receives $2.9 Million Dollars to Build New Affordable Senior Living Housing

CDS Monarch has been awarded $2.9 million dollars to open a new affordable senior living project, for seniors, people with intellectual and developmen



Staff Highlight: Aubrey Flynn

Aubrey Flynn has worked with people with developmental disabilities for seven years, the past two of those at CDS Monarch. In her role as a Medicaid S



Fall Health & Wellness Fair

At the recent Fall Health & Wellness Fair, held at the Wolf Life Transitions Center, there were 15 vendors, 110 attendees and lots of healthy fun



Staff Highlight: Lola Williams

Lola has been working at CDS Monarch's Beckwith Road Residence since she joined the team 23 years ago. As part of her daily duties Lola strives to get



Happy Retirement: Sharon Lemmey

It is with both great excitement and some sadness that we announce that Sharon Lemmey, Job Coach for Unistel's Prevocational Program, is retiring afte



Supporting Our Troops

Recently, a group of individuals from Blended Creative Opportunities worked with some of our Warrior Salute Veterans to put together care packages for