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Steven Performs Excellently at New Job

May 13, 2019
Steven Raking Rocks

Steven Performs Excellently at New Job We are very excited to announce that Steven B. has obtained a job as a Landscape Technician at a prestigious private graduate school in Santa Fe. We are so excited that Steven received a job at Southwestern College! He is also very excited about his new job. It pays…

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Home of Your Own: A story of success for Frank L. and Suzanne T.

May 13, 2019

Home of Your Own: A story of success for Frank L. and Suzanne T. On February 2, 2006, Frank L. and Suzanne T. realized their most sought after valued outcome: moving into their own home.  Frank is a 46-year-old man with profound developmental disabilites and autism.  He is non-verbal and has PICA.  Suzy is a 38-year-old…

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In Less Than Three Years, Wayne Flourishes in New Community

May 13, 2019

In Less Than Three Years, Wayne Flourishes in New Community Wayne moved into a Community Option’s Individualized Residential Alternative in Syracuse, New York on October 1, 2013.  He had been residing in a New York State institution in an intensive treatment unit located in Tupper Lake, New York.  In the beginning he was afraid of…

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Amanda is a valued employee and a hard worker

May 13, 2019
Amanda Cleaning The Table

Amanda is a valued employee and a hard worker. Amanda began working at Blue Coast Burrito as a dishwasher three days a week, but it wasn’t long before she was asked to work five days. She began her employment two years ago and is a valued employee and a hard worker. She is appreciated by…

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Mark J. Exhibits the Mission of Community Options

May 13, 2019

Mark J. Exhibits the Mission of Community Options The same year he entered Community Options, Mark J. started working with Supportive Employment. Mark acquired employment at Taco Bell and to this day, continues to work there. Mark has proudly received the 10 and 15-year awards and wears them well. Mark states in his own words,…

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Roger enjoyed his 58th birthday party

May 13, 2019

Roger enjoyed his 58th birthday party. Roger M. is a supported individual in a Penn Hills home. On Monday, he was elated when everyone surprised him with a party for his 58th birthday. Before Community Options, Roger lived in the South Mountain Restoration Center, a long-term care facility in South Mountain, PA, for about 30…

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