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Direct Support Professional Recognition Week

Announcement| DSP Appreciation

During Direct Support Professional Recognition Week (September 8-14, 2019), we salute the more than 4.4 million Direct Support Professionals (DSP) who provide services for individuals with disabilities and older adults. This is often challenging work that is not glamorous, well recognized, or highly paid. Nevertheless, it is work that...

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June 22 Marks the 20th Anniversary of the Olmstead Decision

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June 22, 2019 marks the 20th anniversary of the Olmstead Decision and an opportunity to celebrate a pivotal milestone for community living. Ignited by the actions of Lois Curtis and Elaine Wilson to claim their independence, and propelled by advocacy from the disability community, the Olmstead Decision paved the...

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Kathy Dayley from the Office of U.S. Senator James E. Risch presents Macy Henze with a letter of recognition for being names the 2019 Idaho Direct Support Professional (DSP) of the Year by the American Network of Community Options and Resources (ANCOR).

Macy Receives Recognition from U.S. Senator

Announcement| DSP Appreciation

Yesterday, Kathy Dayley from the Office of U.S. Senator James E. Risch presented Macy Henze with a letter of recognition for being named the 2019 Idaho Direct Support Professional (DSP) of the Year by the American Network of Community Options and Resources (ANCOR). This is a prestigious honor. Consumer...

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Runners crossing the finish line at the 2018 Missoula 5k

2019 Missoula Marathon Employee Participation

Community Outreach| Events

Consumer Direct Care Network is thrilled to have over 50 employees signed up to participate in the Missoula Marathon events next month. We are proud of their dedication to participating in community events and to promoting health and wellness! As the weekend of events nears, there is potential for...

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Nominate Your Caregiver

Announcement| Community Outreach| DSP Appreciation

Is your caregiver the Direct Support Professional (DSP) of the Year? We want to know about it! Consumer Direct Care Network understands how important DSPs are to helping people maximize their independence in their homes and community. Across the nation, dedicated DSPs provide essential caregiving and give individuals the...

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Consumer Direct Care Network Staff posing around the Walk For Wishes Fundraiser poster

2019 Walk For Wishes

Announcement| Events

For the second year in a row, we are excited to help the Make-A-Wish Foundation. Across the country, and even the world, Make-A-Wish provides wishes to children battling a critical illness. For some, it can be a turning point in their lives offering the emotional and physical strength to...

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