Posts categorized under "Direct Support People"

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In-Home Weekend Support

A sociable and friendly 45 year old woman with a developmental disability is seeking a nurturing and flexible worker to provide confident and caring support in her own home, and in community. She is at her best when she is with person centered caregivers who are team players, non-smokers, and who possess good communication and […]

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Posted by Avishka Juta, in Community, Direct Support People

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The Art of Summer

The Art of Summer The Direct Support Workers Newsletter: Volume 3, Issue 8 By: Amanda Gee, multi-modal therapist, Vita Cls Summer is such a fun time of year but it can also be a difficult time to come up with activities. When the weather is nice, you just want to get out of the house or program and DO […]

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Posted by Avishka Juta, in Articles and Resources, Direct Support People

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Workforce Transformation

Workforce Transformation: From Caregivers to Direct Support Professionals The Direct Support Workers Newsletter: Volume 3, Issue 7 By: Perry Samowitz, New York State Region 3 Leader of the Centers for Workforce Transformation The most important staff in any organization are those who work directly with the individuals with developmental disabilities. They have the greatest impact on […]

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Posted by Avishka Juta, in Articles and Resources, Direct Support People

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TEAM! Simple Strategies to Success

TEAM! Simple Strategies to Success The Direct Support Workers Newsletter: Volume 3, Issue 5 By: Michael Adegoke, Kenny Balogun, Kimberley Beattie, Mark Berko, Dehan Clarke, Kenneth Duncan, Chris Edigue, Andrew Efosa, Esohe Erhun, Joseph Eyiah, Nosiru Folaji, Luke Lynn, Bunmi Okanlawon, Osagie Osarentin, Neshevitha Siripathy Initially, the caption to this article was going to be […]

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Posted by Avishka Juta, in Articles and Resources, Direct Support People

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I Choose Dign!ty Press

Citizenship Edition: Spring 2014 We at EAFWR are proud and excited to share the very first edition of the I Choose Dignity Press. This magazine will be issued twice a year and will focus on telling the stories of families and individuals we support, celebrating our community and igniting conversation. This issue is all about […]

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Posted by Avishka Juta, in Adult, Articles and Resources, Blog, Children, Community, Direct Support People, News, Press & Releases, Youth