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Gratitude for Unsung Heroes

Dear Family and Friends: RISE Life Services, its family members and others in our community are always advocating to better the lives of the individuals we serve. To that end, RISE wants to support the Direct Support Professionals and all of our staff, who are the everyday heroes. They have been the ones who give constant care to our loved ones during this unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. These unsung heroes show up for work despite the challenges they may have in their...

Year in Review + What’s Next

There were many notable accomplishments and inspiring stories in 2019. We are always thrilled to continue to share them. Some of those included:  A look into our Main Street Connection Day Program and their new adventures such as a book club, continued growth and their volunteer activities.  RISE received grants for the Main Street Market Food Pantry, which continues to expand and serve the community in need.  The Mental Health program celebrated a special resident’s 60th birthday as well as their 2nd Annual...

The RISE Referral Program Really Pays

The RISE Life Services ICF Program recently held a friendly and fun contest between the ICF residences. The program director instituted this contest to help draw interest in sharing referrals of those people who may be a good fit to join the RISE team as residential staff. One staff member, Nida Bokhari, from the Middle Island house won the first contest for referring the most applicants from September 1 to November 30, 2019.  She referred six people within that time...

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