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2017 DSP Appreciation

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I am thankful to live in this great land where we are afforded the right to maintain independence at home and in the community.  I grew up with cerebral palsy and have needed assistance with daily living activities for my whole life.  I’m also thankful to work for a...

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“WE RUN BECAUSE WE CAN”

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Idaho resident Jim Kinnard turned 17 on July 6 and celebrated his birthday over the weekend in Montana by running in the Missoula Marathon. Running with his mom, Jann, and his community service worker, Jared, with his dad, Jeff, watching in attendance, Jim completed the half marathon in 2:23:48. This is...

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Field Day

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This week, the Tucson office hosted its First Annual Field Day. We invited all of our caregivers to mingle with office staff for a BBQ in the park. We encouraged caregivers to invite the members they work with so they could share thanks and enjoy festivities together. We had prizes we raffled each hour....

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Caregiver (DSP) Appreciation

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Last month, we ran our Caregiver Appreciation program in coordination with Direct Support Professionals Week, September 11-17. We recognized 3,583 direct support professionals in eight states for their outstanding service to assist people in their homes to maintain independence. The feedback we received before and during the week was...

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President’s Award For Excellence

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Four of the five winners of the second annual President’s Award for Excellence visited Missoula in August. The award recognizes employees who have consistently provided excellence in their job and in customer service.  Each winner was nominated by their manager and the selection process is competitive! Featured in this...

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Our look has changed. What we believe in remains.

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For twenty-six years, Consumer Direct has supported people in directing their own care to maintain independence at home and in the community. We have worked to expand choice and control for people with disabilities, the elderly, and their families. Today we’re happy to introduce our new brand identity. Our...

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Special Olympics Montana Summer Games

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This week, over 1,100 Special Olympics Montana athletes compete in the Summer Games in Missoula. We are proud sponsors of the Summer Games and would like to thank all coaches, volunteers, supporters, and dedicated athletes who make it possible. We look forward to the results and stories of success!

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CANdemonium 2016 In Missoula, Montana

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Every year local businesses partner with architect and engineer firms to compete by building art structures with cans of food. All cans of food used in the structures are donated to Missoula Food Bank. This year Consumer Direct Care Network partnered with architecture firm Encompass v2, llc to raise...

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Disability Permit / License Plate Application

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The Motor Vehicle Division recently changed form MV-Application for Disability Permit/License Plate Application. Here is the permit form and the letter for medical providers regarding the change. Permit – http://consumerdirectmt.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Disability-Permit-License-Plate-Application.pdf Letter – http://consumerdirectmt.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Letter-for-Medical-Providers-regarding-MV5.docx

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