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The pandemic’s impact on the developmentally disabled is preventable. Here’s how

November 23, 2020
The pandemic's impact on the developmentally disabled is preventable. Here's how

November 23, 2020 | northjersey.com A study released in November by the nonprofit FAIR Health found that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities are three times more likely to die of COVID-19, compared to the general population. Yet, even as the pandemic surges again in New Jersey, nothing has changed to prevent this tragedy, especially…

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Community Options Presents Senator Bob Casey with Betty Pendler Award

November 19, 2020

Press Release.pdf PRINCETON, NJ – November 19, 2020 – Community Options, Inc. awarded U.S. Senator Bob Casey with their Betty Pendler Award today in recognition of his leadership and advocacy for persons with disabilities. The Senator was presented the award by Community Options Founder, President and CEO, Robert Stack, and Community Options Chairman, Tim Dunigan,…

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New Study Reveals Disproportionate Impact of Pandemic on People with Disabilities; Mortality Rates Triple That of General Public

November 16, 2020

Advocates for Developmentally Disabled Note Lack of Data for Congregate Care Facilities Means That Mortality Rates Could Be Even Higher November 16, 2020 | Press Release.pdf | InsiderNJ.com online article PRINCETON, NJ – November 16, 2020 – A new study has found that people with intellectual and developmental disabilities are three times more likely to…

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Community Options New York Welcomes Kerry Brady as State Director

November 3, 2020
Kerry Brady – New York State Director

November 03, 2020 | Press Release.pdf NEW YORK, NY (November 2, 2020) – Community Options New York, Inc. has named Kerry Brady as State Director in New York. In her new role, Kerry will oversee seven regional offices to provide residential, employment, and day habilitation services for people with disabilities. “Kerry has a deep understanding…

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New Program Launched in Wayne To Provide People with Disabilities Competitive Jobs and Training for Future Employment

October 30, 2020
Community Options Enterprises formally launched The Daily Plan It at 41 Williams Street in Wayne – a unique entrepreneurial business that provides job training and competitive integrated employment to people with disabilities. Officials of the nonprofit were joined at the formal ribbon cutting by New Jersey state Senator Kirstin Corrado, Assemblyman Kevin J. Rooney Jr., Assemblyman Christopher DePhillips and Wayne Mayor Christopher Vergano.

State and Local Officials Join in Opening of Community Options’ Daily Plan It Which Also Provides Office Space for Small Businesses October 30, 2020 | Press Release.pdf | View Event Photos Wayne, NJ – October 30, 2020– Community Options Enterprises formally launched The Daily Plan It at 41 Williams Street in Wayne – a unique…

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Community Options Expands Services to Franklin, Tennessee

October 23, 2020
Community Options, Inc. of Franklin was established in 2020 to provide community-based options for residential and employment support services to individuals with disabilities living in Williamson, Maury, Rutherford, and Bedford counties.

October 23, 2020 | Press Release.pdf FRANKLIN, TN – Community Options, Inc. is hosting an open house at its new office in Franklin, Tennessee on Monday, November 2nd. Community Options is a national nonprofit that provides housing and employment for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. This is Community Options’ fourth office in Tennessee, and…

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Community Options Appoints Amanda Coriz as Associate Executive Director of Santa Fe

October 20, 2020
Amanda Coriz - Associate Executive Director

October 20, 2020 | Press Release.pdf SANTA FE, NM – Community Options, Inc. is announcing the appointment of Amanda Coriz to Associate Executive Director for Santa Fe.                                                           Community Options is a national nonprofit that provides housing and employment supports to over 3,400 people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. “We know that with the commitment…

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Cupid’s Chase 5k Announces Sponsorship by Under Armour

October 8, 2020
Under Armour Logo

October 08, 2020 | Press Release.pdf Registrations Are Now Open for National 5k Series on February 13, 2021 PRINCETON, NJ, October 8, 2020 – Community Options, Inc. announces a multiyear sponsorship by Under Armour for the Cupid’s Chase National 5k Series. Under Armour will be a participating sponsor and will be recognized as the exclusive…

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Community Options Recognizes Senator Bob Casey with Betty Pendler Award

October 6, 2020
Senator Bob Casey Betty Pendler Award

October 06, 2020 | Press Release.pdf | centraljersey.com PRINCETON, NJ – Community Options, Inc. will honor U.S. Senator Bob Casey, Jr. with the Betty Pendler Award in recognition of his leadership and advocacy for persons with disabilities. The presentation ceremony will be held November 19th, 2020. Community Options is a national nonprofit organization that provides…

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Community Options Promotes Leslie Healy to Regional Director

September 25, 2020
Leslie Healy - Regional Director

September 25, 2020 | Press Release.pdf KING OF PRUSSIA, PA – Community Options, Inc. is announcing the promotion of Leslie Healy to Regional Director for Eastern Pennsylvania. Community Options is a national nonprofit that provides housing and employment for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. In her new role, Leslie will oversee the Eastern regions…

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