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Phil & Joan’s No Golf Classic Raises Over $150,000 for Front Line Workers

July 1, 2020

July 01, 2020 | Press Release.pdf If you have ever played golf, two terms you want to avoid are “whiff” which means you totally missed the ball or “duff” which is a very bad shot. Pandemic is a term that is even worse. So when Community Options had to postpone their annual golf tournament at…

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Choices 2020 June Special Edition Meet the Leadership Texas

June 23, 2020
Jamie Reynolds, State Director, Community Options, Inc. - PHOTOS BY JAN OSBORN

Choices June 2020 | Special Edition | Texas Community Options believes in the dignity of every person, and in the freedom of all people to experience the highest degree of self-determination. Embracing this philosophy, Community Options provides housing and employment supports to people with disabilities. #AllItTakes NEWSLETTER.PDF Special Edition: Meet the Leadership of Community Options…

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Vaseful in Princeton Celebrates One Year Anniversary

June 19, 2020
centraljersey.com

June 19, 2020 | Press Release.pdf | centraljersey.com PRINCETON, NJ – Vaseful Flower & Gifts in Princeton recently celebrated its one-year anniversary. Vaseful is a nonprofit flower store operated by Community Options Enterprises that provides employment opportunities for people with disabilities. Vaseful employees with and without disabilities work side by side to learn valuable retail,…

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Choices 2020 June Special Edition Meet the Leadership Southern Region

June 9, 2020
Dorothy Goodwin - Regional Vice President, South Carolina & Tennessee

Choices June 2020 | Special Edition Community Options believes in the dignity of every person, and in the freedom of all people to experience the highest degree of self-determination. Embracing this philosophy, Community Options provides housing and employment supports to people with disabilities. #AllItTakes NEWSLETTER.PDF Special Edition: Meet the Leadership of Community Options Learn about…

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Choices 2020 June Special Edition Meet the Leadership

June 8, 2020
Greg Thoennes - Regional Vice President - Austin, Texas, Arizona, New Mexico and Utah

Choices June 2020 | Special Edition Community Options believes in the dignity of every person, and in the freedom of all people to experience the highest degree of self-determination. Embracing this philosophy, Community Options provides housing and employment supports to people with disabilities. #AllItTakes NEWSLETTER.PDF Special Edition: Meet the Leadership of Community Options Learn about…

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Choices 2020 Spring Special Edition Meet the Leadership

May 26, 2020
Regina Taylor-Tuck - Executive Director, Manhattan, New York

Choices June 2020 | Special Edition Community Options believes in the dignity of every person, and in the freedom of all people to experience the highest degree of self-determination. Embracing this philosophy, Community Options provides housing and employment supports to people with disabilities. #AllItTakes NEWSLETTER.PDF Special Edition: Meet the Leadership of Community Options Learn about…

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New Jersey’s done better than NY

May 26, 2020
nydailynews.com

May 26, 2020 | nydailynews.com Manhattan: Why is the governor of New Jersey testing all 8,000 people and staff who work in all the group homes and state-licensed facilities providing care to persons with developmental and intellectual disabilities and we are not doing this in New York? During the daily briefings from both Gov. Murphy…

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To the editor:

May 18, 2020
njbiz.com

May 18, 2020 | njbiz.com Crisis does not build character, it reveals it. Managing one of the largest state-funded nonprofits supporting persons with disabilities in New Jersey is more than a challenge. Our essential and brave staff go to work every day supporting our most vulnerable citizens. Out of the 4,500 persons with disabilities we…

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People with disabilities work as frontline heroes in Chattanooga

May 13, 2020
newschannel9.com

May 13, 2020 | newschannel9.com CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Grocery stores during COVID-19 mimic the Black Friday rush. Cash registers dinging and baggers moving. “I’m not that fast, I’m still kind of slow at it,” said Christopher Walker, a Food City employee. But the hustle never steals Walker’s or Mark Johnson’s smiles. “I am special needs…

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Caring for others deserves applause

May 5, 2020
post-gazette.com

May 5, 2020 | post-gazette.com I stand behind the direct-support professionals who tirelessly help. If you’re following Mister Rogers’ advice and looking for the helpers, you don’t have to look far. There are people out there who dedicate their lives to caring for our society’s forgotten people. Heroes are everywhere; right now we tend to…

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