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When I think of David, I think of Color 1

When I think of David, I think of Color

When I think of David, I think of color—all of the brightest, most beautiful colors—and not just because he makes beautiful drawings. I have been David’s caregiver for the past five years. When I started, he...

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A Mother’s Piece of Mind

Written by Joyce Anderson, Jon’s mom When I was asked to share thoughts and stories about Jon’s caregivers for DSP week, I could not highlight just one because they work as a team -each...

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Vicki, A Mother at Heart

By Jake Schweitzer, CCRI Intern and Vicki Lenssen, CCRI Caregiver Being a caregiver is rewarding and sometimes it can be so much more! Almost everyday, I would take Gloria to visit her mother in...

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Duane, Making Each Connection Count

By Jake Schweitzer, CCRI Intern Duane has learned a lot over the past 16 years working at CCRI. “As you’re going through life, I think one of the most important things is the connections...

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CCRI Thanks Our Community

By Shannon Bock, CCRI Executive Director In 2017, we mark our 40th anniversary of providing person-centered opportunities to the people we support. This is a great milestone for everyone who has ever been involved...

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Being a Part of Something Bigger

By Jake Schweitzer, CCRI Intern Aunna began working at  CCRI in November 2016. She had previously worked as an animal groomer but after an unfortunate injury  to her hand from two feral cats, she...