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ADA Turns 25!

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Pat – Ava, Missouri – “No one ever expects to give birth to a child with a mental or physical disability, but it happens.” No one ever expects to give birth to a child with a mental or physical disability, but it happens. Services came to me before I...

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ADA Turns 25!

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Christina – Arvada, Colorado  “I am paralyzed from the shoulders down and I have been able to travel and work remotely.”  

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ADA Turns 25!

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Lonnie – Mexico, Missouri – “I am from the old-school and believe it to be the best school.”   I live on my own and have been my own legal guardian since 1990. I had to fight in court to receive my right to be in full control of my...

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Jim Trombley – “locked up” for a cure

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Jim Trombley, CDAK Regional Coordinator, participated in the MDA (Muscular Dystrophy Association) Lock-Up event in Kenai, Alaska. By being “locked up” Jim raised $1,160 in donations to put towards a cure for muscle disease. Great work, Jim! To learn more, click here.

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ADA Turns 25!

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Mary and Opal – Joplin, Missouri – “For the first time in her life she had friends, not just family.” In 1992 I became the guardian of my 54 year old sister, Opal. My mother had a stroke and could no longer care for Opal. Opal had been diagnosed with...

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Consumer Direct unveils building plans

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New North Reserve business park includes Consumer Direct, Costco, Bretz Consumer Direct unveiled its plans Wednesday to construct a new $21 million, 65,000 square-foot office building east of North Reserve Street in the new Howard Raser Business Park Subdivision. Read full article.  

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Services in Colorado commence on January 1, 2015

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The Consumer Direct Family of Companies is pleased to include Colorado as the twelfth state in which the company now supports self-directed services. Services in Colorado commence on January 1, 2015.Consumer Direct for Colorado LLC (CDCO) was awarded the Training and Operations contract by Colorado’s Department of Health Care...

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Thanks for a great HCBS conference

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We wanted to take the time to thank everyone who stopped by our booth at the Home and Community Based Services conference in Arlington, VA. This event was a great opportunity to share best practices with colleagues in the field of self-direction. Consumer Direct staff puts great value in constantly...

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Join us at HCBS conference

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We’ll, once again, be attending the National Home and Community Based Services Conference on September 15th in Arlington, Virginia. We’re looking forward to participating in the conversation on the shift from institutional care to individualized home and community services for older adults and people with disabilities. We hope to see...

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