CDS Monarch Blog

Showing Respect for Individuals with Disabilities

The purpose of this post is to educate the community and increase awareness about individuals with disabilities. Remember to be respectful and have



Individuals Help Tornado Victims in Alabama

Individuals from CDS' Blended Creative Opportunities program are helping out tornado victims in Alabama by collecting items to help with the recovery



Athletes Attend Regional Spring Games

On Saturday May 21st the North Region of the Genesee Special Olympic Region held its 2011 Spring Games (Track and Field) at Nazareth College. For t



Family Night at the Ballpark

On Friday, May 6, 2011 the CDS Foundation held a CDS Family Night at the Red Wings. The weather was beautiful at and the turn out was impressive. Fam



CDS Volleyball: Just for Fun

The three-week session of Unified Volleyball ended Monday with high spirits. The games were just for fun - no medals were awarded but placement was



CDS Hosts 2nd Annual Autism Awareness Fair

CDS held its 2nd Annual Autism Awareness Fair on Friday, April 29th at the Wolf Life Transitions Center in Webster. The Fair was held to recognize A



CDS Athletes Play in Regional Basketball Tournament

On Saturday, April 30th, Special Olympics held the Super Regional Basketball Tournament at both St John Fisher and Nazareth Colleges. There were tea



CDS Breaks Ground on CDS Monarch Senior Living

On Wednesday, April 20th, CDS held a ground breaking ceremony for the new CDS Monarch Senior Living facility on Holt Road in Webster. Despite the ra



"T" is for Training and Team-Building

A group of Support Specialists, at Webster Creative Opportunities, were recently given the opportunity to pilot a new training program focused on emp



CDS Individuals and Third Graders at the Harley School Perform "Dancing in the Streets"

A group of individuals from CDS had a very exciting and elaborate dance performance with third graders at the Harley School on Wednesday, March 30



CDS Event's Coming Up

There are a number of CDS event's coming up.Check out the event info on the CDS Facebook Page.Please join us!http://www.facebook.com/pages/Continuing-



Disney's The Lion King Comes to CDS

On Wednesday select cast members from Disney's The Lion King put on a music and dance workshop for individuals at CDS as well as members of the commun



CDS Programs Hold Self Advocacy Retreat

Individuals at CDS had a self advocacy retreat this past Friday at the American Legion in Penfield. Individuals from different programs were in atte



Autism Awareness Fair!

Join us for our second annual 'Autism Awareness Fair' on Friday, April 29, 2011 from 4-7 p.m. The event is open to the public and will be held at CDS



CDS Families Come Together at “Strikes for Abilities”

CDS families, staff and community members came together on Sunday, March 13th for the 4th Annual "Strikes for Abilities" Bowling event sponsored by No