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Special Award

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The Kenai Office for Consumer Direct Alaska presented a special award at our annual Christmas luncheon. We recognized, Tami Ward, for saving the life of a consumer earlier this year. The consumer had taken an overdose of her medication and was non-responsive when Tami arrived at her home. With...

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Donation to the Food Bank

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Last week, Missouri Consumer Direct volunteered their time at The Food Bank for Central and Northeast Missouri and made a cash donation. Joined by Consumer Direct’s Owner, Bill Woody, and Consumer Direct’s Chief Operating Officer, Beth Peterson, we enjoyed giving back. It was a great day! Angie Peterson | State Director MO Consumer Direct |...

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20,000 hour club welcomes Priscilla!

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We are proud to present Priscilla with the Caregiver Appreciation award for compiling 20,000 hours of hard work. Her service to people with disabilities and the community of Anchorage is outstanding. We cannot thank you enough, Priscilla! You are a joy to our family and a rock star in...

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Happy Thanksgiving

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As we approach the Thanksgiving Holiday, we would like to extend our thanks. Our work with people receiving services, those who provide care, and our community partners is special. Thank you for your hard work and commitment to independence and self-determination. We wish you the best time and a...

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Home Health and Hospice of Montana

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Home Health and Hospice of Montana is pleased to announce we will begin seeing hospice patients on January 4, 2016.  Adding hospice care to our Home Health line of service allows for a continuum of care which benefits our patients and their families, especially at the end of their...

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Call with President Obama

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Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services invites you to a conference call with President Obama on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) Open Enrollment. On Wednesday, November 4th at 2:25 PM ET, President Barack Obama and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell will discuss the...

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Caregiving 25,000 Hour Club

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We thank Angelina for her years of service and congratulate her for entering the 25,000 Hour Club! Angelina loves taking care of Joan, and has been doing so since 2004. Angelina considers Joan is to be like family – almost like a grandma to her. Angelina is a native of...

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ADA Turns 25!

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Susan – Kenai, Alaska – “We get SSD which is a blessing, but it was a challenge to prove that we were eligible.” I entered the workforce at 17 years of age. My husband and I had our own business for the last 15 years of our working life....

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ADA Turns 25!

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Earline – “My Daughter was born blind and cannot communicate verbally. With self-directed programs, I can live freely and know that my daughter is safe and sound.”   

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ADA Legacy Tour Bus is coming to Montana!

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Consumer Direct is excited to welcome the ADA bus as they tour through Montana to celebrate and recognize the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Here’s the scheduled tour stops: July 2, Billings at Kmart – Festivities from 8 AM – 2 PM July 3, Great Falls...

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