CDS Monarch Blog

Unistel Welcomes Wegmans' President

On Tuesday, May 20th, Unistel welcomed Colleen Wegman, President of Wegmans, and two of her staff to visit the spice manufacturing and packaging facil



Promoted on the Job

Kenny has worked at Home Depot as a Lot Associate for the past six years. In April, Kenny received a promotion and additional responsibilities as a



Staff Highlight: Claudia Gallipeau

Claudia is celebrating 15 years with CDS Monarch. During her time here she has worked in a variety of Human Resources positions, including Recruiter,



Spreading Awareness About Autism

CDS Monarch's 5th Annual Autism Awareness Fair took place on Friday, April 25th, which coincided with National Autism Awareness Month. Autism is the f



A Night Out with the Amerks

Rochester Americans hockey player and alternate Captain, Mike Zigomanis, donates the use of his suite at the Blue Cross Arena to a local non-profit fo



Healthcare Achievement Honors

On Tuesday, March 25th, the Rochester Business Journal (RBJ) hosted their annual Healthcare Achievement Awards. CDS Monarch President/CEO, Sankar Sewn



CDS Monarch Recognized as High Performer

CDS Monarch was recently recognized by OPWDD for helping individuals obtain competitive employment. Using statewide data collected from April 1 to Nov



Visit to CDS Monarch Educates Local Students

On March 17th, Day Services welcomed the community by hosting a tour for 6th graders from Honeoye Falls-Lima. More than forty students came to visit B



Veteran Interns at Local Company

Jeremy is an Army Veteran who had three deployments to Afghanistan, before joining Warrior Salute. As part of the program, Warrior Salute offers emp



Personal Outcome Measures Training

When OPWDD begins its shift to the DISCO model of services for people with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, they will be utilizing Persona



Staff Highlight: Chris Plane

Chris Plane has been with CDS Monarch for 15 years. He began in Day Services, working as a Treatment Coordinator at Webster Creative Opportunities, an



Update: Senior Living Construction

Christa Construction hopes to start clearing the site for our newest CDS Monarch Senior Living community in the next week or two. Please be aware of t



Relph Benefit Advisors' CEO Recognized as Outstanding Community Donor

On Tuesday, February 18th, CEO of Relph Benefit Advisors, Mr. Robert G. Relph, Jr., was honored by CDS Monarch for being a kind and generous community



Staff Highlight: Ben Favata

Ben has spent the majority of his two years working at CDS Monarch's Matthew Drive residence, as the Assistant Residence Manager. During this time he



The Butterfly Spa

Who doesn't like to go to the spa every once in awhile to get their nails done, or relieve some stress with a massage? Well, several staff at Webste