CDS Monarch Blog

Whiteboard Session: Culture Change

Is culture-change a buzz word? Does anyone actually change a work culture? What does it mean when we speak about work culture? I would like to take...



CDS Monarch Special Olympics Team Earn Medals at Track & Field Tournament

On Saturday, May 6th, the Genesee Region Special Olympic Track and Field Tournament was held at York Central School in Retsof, NY. There were teams...



CDS Monarch Special Olympics Athletes Earn Medals at Swimming Tournament

On Saturday, April 29th the Webster Aquatic Center hosted the Genesee Region Special Olympic Swimming Tournament. About 200 swimmers from the area...




CDS Life Transitions Hosts Coffee with the CEO Session

CDS Life Transitions President/CEO Sankar Sewnauth met with staff at our Unistel Industries Blossom Road location Thursday, June 16th to talk about...



Consider CDS Monarch as your donor designation for United Way!

Does your company participate in a United Way campaign? Please consider selecting CDS Monarch as your designated agency. CDS Monarch's United Way D...



Mission Champion: Emily Fisher, CDS Monarch

Emily Fisher started as a treatment coordinator at CDS Monarch in November of 2014 in Without Walls (WOW) at our Webster Creative Opportunities (W...



Making Memories Through Independence

The foundation of happiness is simple enough to understand. For some people it’s doing what they love or meeting the right person, and for others...



The Wolf Foundation hosts annual Shortstack Saturday Mascot Madness Pancake Breakfast

Webster, N.Y. – Dec. 5, 2015 – The Wolf Foundation is hosting its annual Shortstack Saturday Mascot Madness Pancake Breakfast on Saturday Dece...



CDS Monarch Hosts Health & Wellness Fair

CDS Monarch hosted its annual Health & Wellness Fair Tuesday, Dec. 2 at the Wolf Life Transitions Center in Webster. Vendors from across the Roches...



Giving Thanks This Season

It's easy to get swept up in the rush of everyday life. As we grow busy with what's happening around us, it's good to take a moment to reflect upon...



CDS Monarch Teams up with Genesee Community College Human Services Students

Rochester, N.Y. – Nov. 2, 2015 – Individuals from CDS Monarch’s Without Walls, which provides opportunities for drama, music and art therapy...



Staff Highlight: Touria Banour

Touria has worked at CDS Monarch since June of 2010. She started as a Support Specialist at Roxwell before transferring to Blended Creative Oppo...



CDS Monarch Special Olympics Athletes Bring Home Gold Medals

On October 16th and October 17th the New York State Fall Games were held in Glens Falls, New York. Approximately 1,000 athletes and coaches from al...



Staff Highlight: Linda Lizzo

Linda Lizzo started at CDS Monarch in October of 2012 as a part-time aquatic fitness instructor. In 2011, she accepted a full-time position as a re...