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This is probably the best Christmas I’ve had in a very long time because my Steve is happy.

November 17, 2020

I want to tell you this is probably the best Christmas I’ve had in a very long time because my Steve is happy. He calls me at the end of every day and when I ask how work was today he says Great, Mom, Great. The company seems great, he has benefits now and received…

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The staff take care of my most prized possession.

November 17, 2020

The staff take care of my most prized possession. We have come to really love them and they are like our family now. – RACHEL S., PARENT OF DEVIN S. WHO IS SUPPORTED BY COMMUNITY OPTIONS. (PITTSBURGH, PA)

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Always going above and beyond

November 17, 2020

Dear Tracy, I am handwriting this letter since it is something that is rarely done. This is in regards to one of your outstanding employees Shalonda McKay. She works at the group home at (intentionally omited) Butler, NJ. This woman is indeed a professional. Always going above and beyond. She is compassionate to all the…

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Community Options came into my life at the right time and continues to be the right place for my grandson.

November 17, 2020

Harrison is well taken care of by direct service professionals, management and nursing staff at the home. His medical therapeutic and social/recreation needs are carefully monitored by the group home staff. Staff takes Harrison to church every Sunday. Communication between management and me is excellent. I am notified of all meetings and any issues that…

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I think y’all have been great

November 17, 2020

When Daniel was at the State School, I just hated it there. Daniel was not happy and he always had to share a room with other people. His house with Community Options is more home like and I like that the staff cook meals for Daniel. I think y’all have been great. – JULIET D.,…

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The program offered by Community Options has already provided him with essential vocational support and, for us, hope that he’ll achieve a level of independence that we’d almost given up on.

November 17, 2020

Our son Jonah, nineteen years old and diagnosed with Fragile X Syndrome, has been a participant in STEP for just over a year. The program offered by Community Options has already provided him with essential vocational support and, for us, hope that he’ll achieve a level of independence that we’d almost given up on. We’ve…

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Thanks to your company for bringing her to Tucson.

November 17, 2020

Wendy Mahan entered our family’s lives these last couple of months. Wendy is one beautiful human being. She is the face of your company here in Tucson. We are so proud the have Wendy as our friend and our daughter, Renee’s Caregiver. Wendy simple ROCKS. Wendy has made your company here Rock too. I really…

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Thanks to STEP, our son’s work skills have grown to the point that he is a valued staff member at his part-time paid job.

November 17, 2020

Thanks to STEP, our son’s work skills have grown to the point that he is a valued staff member at his part-time paid job. In addition, his communication and social skills have improved, his confidence has increased, and he has developed a real sense of pride in a job well done. STEP has been the…

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An important aspect of STEP is the social component.

November 17, 2020

An important aspect of STEP is the social component. My son enjoys lunch daily with other participants, and practices on-the-job interactions with co-workers and staff. Participating in STEP has boosted my son’s self-esteem, independence, and confidence and job skills. He is making significant progress toward the goal of paid employment. – SANDY S., PARENT OF…

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STEP managers’ awareness of the importance of transition from job training to actual paid is critical.

November 17, 2020

STEP managers’ awareness of the importance of transition from job training to actual paid is critical. Continued participation in STEP, even while working at two part-time jobs, has been important in maintaining and enhancing Monica’s skills for career and personal growth. – NANTANEE K., PARENT OF MONICA WHO IS SUPPORTED BY COMMUNITY OPTIONS. (PRINCETON, NJ)

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